Hartsdown Academy in Kent has been at the cutting edge of technology, educational innovation and community involvement, and is developing all the time to meet the changing needs of the diverse groups of people we serve. We are an inclusive co-educational college for students of all abilities from 11-18. Our vision for Hartsdown Academy is to provide a first-rate, broad ranging education that meets the needs of our college community.
A high energy performance of High School Musical was a great mix of song, dance and drama.
Hart Theatre Company juniors spent many weeks rehearsing this special adaptation of the Disney hit.
Strong performance, lively dance sequences, and a great story, together with colourful scenery, helped make this a strong production at Hartsdown Academy.
A big ‘well done’ goes to the cast and crew, backstage team and support staff, for an enjoyable evening’s entertainment.
A friendly welcome awaits visitors to Hartsdown Academy from the student reception team.
Each day two Year 8 students will man the desk in reception opposite the main entrance to college.
Their responsibilities include assisting with basic office duties and delivering messages to staff and students [...]
A tempting and tasty afternoon tea has been served by catering students as part of their coursework.
The Year 10 and 11 groups at Hartsdown Academy in Margate prepared and served an array of cakes, tarts, shortbreads and pastries, savouries and sandwiches to customers who include family, staff and [...]
When Boy George fan Poppy Chatfield from Margate met her idol in London she described it as the best day of her life.
Now Poppy, 14, has recorded an interview recalling her brilliant day with the pop star as part of an event through the Rays of Sunshine children’s charity.
Poppy met the singer, DJ[...]
The world of William Shakespeare and Elizabethan England took centre stage for Margate performing arts students on a visit to the acclaimed Globe Theatre in London.
Young performers from the Hart Theatre Company at Hartsdown Academy explored the venue which is a reconstruction of an open-air [...]
The annual charity football match between Hartsdown Academy teachers and the first eleven was one of the most entertaining matches in recent years.
The student side was well organised and chased down their more experienced opponents, with action swiftly moving from end to end, as both teams sought [...]