Wednesday 19 September  2018 –  Year 5&6 Open Evening

Come along and explore our new £16.5 million academy building, collect a ‘Passport to Year 7’ and collect your stamps as you visit all areas of our state of the art learning environment and have a go at a wide range of interactive activities!

Monday 24 September – Wednesday 31 October 2018 – Day Time Tours available

Come back and see us in action! Book a day time tour to come and visit some lessons, meet key members of staff and soak up the atmosphere of a typical day at Workington Academy. Complete a Tour Booking sheet or contact our office to book – / 01900 873926.

Wednesday 31 October 2018 – Deadline for Secondary School Application

Ensure to have your completed Secondary School Application form submitted by this date.

Link to the SA3 form that must be completed can be found here:

Friday 1 March 2019 – National Offers Day

Parents/Carers will be notified of which school your child has been allocated to. This will come via email if you applied online or via post if you applied through this method.

March 2019 – Confirmation of Places and Initial Transition Information

Mr Bird (Headteacher) and Miss Tweddle (Director of Learning – Year 7) will write to you to confirm your place at Workington Academy and to share upcoming transition information with you regarding key dates and events to support yourself and your child in making the step up to secondary school and Workington Academy in September 2018

April – June 2019– Primary School Visits

Miss Tweddle and Mrs Robertson will conduct Primary school visits to meet all Year 6 students who will be joining us in September 2019.

Wednesday 8 May 2019– Year 6-7 Pre Admission Evening

Come along and find out all of the necessary information that you need to know about Workington Academy and how to prepare yourself and your child for starting with us in September 2019.

Wednesday 15 May 2019 – Year 6-7 Uniform Try On Evening

Come along and find out about your new Workington Academy uniform and try this on, to make sure you order the correct size online.

Friday 21 June 2019 – Year 6-7 Tutor Meeting Day

Come along to Workington Academy to meet your child’s new tutor. Individual 15 minute appointments will be scheduled throughout the day, so that you can discuss key information and ask any questions that you may have regarding starting at Workington Academy.

Friday 28 June 2019 – Year 6-7 Transition Day

All students are invited to spend the day at Workington Academy in their new form groups. They will conduct a range of team building activities with their new classmates and form tutor, as well as getting to know their way around the school building.

Wednesday 4 September 2019

Your first day at Workington Academy as a Year 7 student

Look forward to becoming the best that you can be at Workington Academy!

More information regarding these events will be distributed in due course. If you do have any questions or queries regarding your child’s transition to Workington Academy – please do not hesitate to contact Miss Tweddle – Director of Learning – Year 7, at any time –