Albany Academy is a highly successful co-educational 11-16 school in Chorley and is one of the top performing non-selective schools in Lancashire.
As a small school we are able to ensure that every one of our students is well known and cared for. The school not only provides an exceptional academic education, but also develops young people as confident individuals who are aware of their role and responsibilities within society.
"Students have a very positive attitude to their learning and clearly appreciate the wealth of opportunities that the academy provides for them." Ofsted, March 2014
Albany Academy is a forward-thinking school and has specialist status in science and was one of the first schools in the country to convert to academy status. The school is the founding member of the Albany Learning Trust, the first Trust of its type in Lancashire.
GB Star teaches Albany students how to box clever! 24/11/2015 Albany Academy Boxing club had a surprise guest in the form of GB boxer Lisa Whiteside. The boxer who is part of the GB team and has won the British Championships in her weight division was on hand to provide the club with some inspiration. The boxing club which is run by coaches from Jennings Gym... more »
Tower Wood Update 4.20pm 20/11/2015 The students attending the Tower Wood trip have been delayed on their return journey. The current estimated time of arrival is 4.50pm. The reason for delay is that the bus they were returning on had a broken windscreen wiper and they are now at the Broughton Interchange (Preston) awai... more »