Welcome to Skinners’ Academy
Welcome to Skinners’ Academy, a school in the Woodberry Down (North Hackney) community for boys and girls aged 11–19, providing a world class education in a state-of-the-art building. The Academy opened in 2010 and is supported by the Skinners’ Company, who is proud of the Academy being at the heart and hub of the local community.
Our vision is for every pupil to “Be the best you can”
Do enjoy looking around our website, designed to be a hub of information for current and prospective students, parents / carers and our community. Don’t forget you can also download the Skinners’ Academy app (from iTunes or Google Play) and follow us on Twitter @skinnersacademy and @skinners6thform.
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Academic Year 2018-2019
SPRING TERM 2019
Term ends: Friday 5 April at 1pm
SUMMER TERM 2019
Term starts: Tuesday 23 April
Bank holiday: Monday 6 May
Half term: Monday 27 May – Friday 31 May
Term ends: Thursday 18 July (1pm)
Staff PLD day: Friday 19 July
Alternative curriculum day: Transition day: Thursday 4 July
Skinners’ Academy has provided me with a high quality education and has helped me to gain new skills. The school environment is very spacious and helps to encourage pupils to push through any limitations.
Aishah, Year 10
My daughter has settled in very well at Skinners’ Academy and she looks forward to going to school every morning. I am especially happy with the progress she has made in her lessons and the unlimited support she receives from the staff.
Nearest tube station is Manor House (on the Piccadilly line)
Buses include 253, 254, 259, 279 (to Woodberry Down) and 141 and 29 (to Manor House)