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.
Strong performances in English and Maths at GCSE with 42 per cent of students gaining A*- C grades have made it another summer of success at Hartsdown Academy in Margate, after unprecedented A Level performances.
Pleasing results have been recorded across the board by the Year 11 candidates, with Technology, ICT, Art and Design, Music, and Health and Social Care, the best performing subjects.
Principal Andy Somers, who retires this month, said: “Our aim is to give our students a strong [...]
Hartsdown Academy students in Margate have recorded the school’s best ever A Level results with 100 per cent pass rate.
The average attainment grade has risen by one grade, while a distinction pass is the average for vocational studies with many students receiving the higher distinction starred [...]
Hartsdown Honeys enjoyed a sweet moment when their cancer charity fundraising topped £1,000.
Around 30 staff members took part in the annual Race for Life under the team name of Hartsdown Honeys, with runners completing the course in a variety of times – they ran, walked, trotted and jogged to [...]
While the UK ponders the impact of leaving the EU, Hartsdown Academy students displayed their entente cordial with their sixth annual Euro Fair.
It recreated the hustle and bustle of a lively European market with a range of goods made by the students on show and for sale after their pounds had been [...]
They say lightning never strikes twice – well Frightning Lighning struck twice for Hartsdown Academy and Cummins Power Generation at the national Green Power battery-powered grand prix at the Ford track at Dunton in Essex.
The team marked its first performance in the schools competition by racing [...]
There’s a new team of senior students at the helm at Hartsdown Academy.
Head boy is Harry Collington and head girl is Jade Bentley. Their deputies are Ryan Mondaye and Ellie Sinclair. They are supported by the senior prefects.
They were chosen following a rigorous selection procedure that included[...]