Welcome to Our Parents and Friends Association page
Despite being a small academy our Parents & Friends Association is very active.
All parents are welcome to join and help raise funds to support life at our
You can follow our PTA on
- just type in
If you cannot take part in any of our events and would still like to donate
funds please click on the link - Donate
- like this one
seen throughout our website and PayPal
will do the
If you are feeling generous the PayPal link allows you to set up a monthly
Our Summer Fete during June 2016 raised just over £2000.00
on the day; the weather was much improved on last year.
The Chrome Hill Fell Race
was won this year by by
of Ripley RC in a time of 32 minutes 3
seconds. The first lady to cross the line was Steph Curtis
of Pennine RC came in 14th in a time of 37 minutes 36 seconds. The youngest
runner - Dan Soles,
also from Pennine RC came in
10th with a time of 35 minutes 55 seconds. Our oldest runner at 65 was
from Cambridge who came in 46th
with a time of 52 minutes 45 seconds. Many thanks to the 50 runners who took
part - please bring your friends and family next year.
Many thanks to Buxton
Water (Nestle) -
for their donation of bottled water, it
was a warm day so they come in really handy at the end of the race.
We have a variety of events throughout the academic year, including our
, the date for which is yet to be
If you would like to involved or contribute to any of our events or to make
a one off donation to our PTFA fund, please
contact the academy office by e-mail, which will then be forwarded to our
- Events Co-ordinator,
will then contact you directly.
We are always looking for academy, or event sponsors, if you would like to
discuss a potential involvement please contact our Bursar - Mr
via the academy office e-mail, or telephone.
Please see our Academy Supporters
web page for details of companies and individuals who have made generous
donations, both financial and /or material to our academy.