Following our Virtual Open Evening on Wednesday 21 September, we are delighted to be able to welcome our Year 6 pupils and families to Workington Academy, giving you the opportunity to come and look around our vibrant and state of the art learning environment, to find out more about our broad and balanced curriculum and exciting extra-curricular opportunities that we offer all students and to meet members of our Senior Leadership Team and Team Year 7 staff.

Tours will be led by members of our dedicated staff team who will lead you on a 30-minute individual family tour of our building.

Tours can be booked at the following times 3.45pm, 4.30pm, 5.15pm, 6.00pm on the dates below:

  • Monday 26 September
  • Wednesday 28 September
  • Thursday 29 September
  • Monday 3 October
  • Wednesday 5 October
  • Thursday 6 October
  • Monday 10 October
  • Thursday 13 October
  • Monday 17 October

Tours are limited to ten tour groups per time slot and each individual tour will be led by one of our dedicated members of staff.

To book your place on one of our Academy Tours please complete the form at the link below:

If you have any questions or issues please email

We will then contact you to confirm your tour time and date.

We look forward to welcoming you to Workington Academy and for you to see for yourself why we believe that Workington Academy is the best place for your child to continue their education, to succeed and to achieve their potential.

Please also check out our dedicated Transition Website including comprehensive Admissions Information, Virtual Tour and Familiarisation videos, which can be found here:

You can also watch our Virtual Open Evening on demand here – from Wednesday 21 September.

Nicola Tweddle – Assistant Headteacher & Primary – Secondary School Transition Lead