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Ofsted are the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. OFSTED regulate and inspect to achieve excellence in the care of children and young people, and in education and skills for learners of all ages.

The aim is to raise aspirations and contribute to the long term achievement of ambitious standards and better life chances for service users. Their educational, economic and social well-being will in turn promote England’s national success.

OFSTED’s findings regarding Barnsley Academy can be found below:

Unique Reference Number (URN): 131749

Overall effectiveness Inadequate

Farm Road
South Yorkshire
S70 3DL

Telephone number: 01226284606

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Section 8 Inspection Report - 11th May 2016

Full Inspection Report September 2015

Section 8 Inspection Report 13th May 2015 

Section 8 Inspection Report 8th December 2014

Section 8 Inspection Report 30th June 2014

Full Inspection Report 4th February 2014


Ofsted Parent View

Parent View gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child’s school, from the quality of teaching, to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour. We will use the information you provide when making decisions about which schools to inspect, and when. By sharing your views, you’ll be helping your child’s school to improve.

Click here to view our Parents View Site

School and college performance tables

Click on the link below to compare the Barnsley Schools using the National League Tables 

Barnsley Schools League Tables

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