Virtual Open Evening

Virtual Open Evening Video

Virtual Open Evening Presentation

Our Virtual Open Evening took place on 16th September. For those unable to join us, please click the link below to access a recording of the event.

Prospective Students

Welcome to the Furness Academy.

Thank you for your interest in the education provision, care, guidance and support on offer at Furness Academy.

This is a very exciting time to be considering Furness Academy as a secondary school choice. We offer first class facilities that accommodate over 1000 students occupying a distinctive site in the heart of our community.

You can look forward with confidence to Furness Academy providing a welcoming and safe environment for your child. Our core values of respect, responsibility and relationships underpin all our efforts to ensure that all students have the greatest opportunity to achieve their best and we recognise and value the potential of every individual student. Under the leadership of our Head Teacher, Mr Laheney, teachers, managers, trustees, governors and sponsors are working in partnership to achieve progressive teaching and learning of a high standard.

We provide strong support for everyone and we are never satisfied until a student is doing their best.

Below details the many ways you can engage with us here at Furness Academy, where we hope we can support you as you make this important decision about where you would like to continue your learning after primary school.

2020-2021 Prospectus

Click here to download our 2020-2021 Prospectus.

Contact Points for Prospective Students


NameRoleEmail Address
Mrs H RobinsonDeputy
Mrs E
Mrs P GunsonAttendance Welfare
Mrs L StanwayAssistant Headteacher: Student Behaviour, Safety and
Mrs N RaeAdministration Manager (for Year 7 Admissions queries only)

Limited School Tours:

We will be offering limited school tours due to the current situation. 

These will take place from 3.45pm until 4.30pm each evening of the week commencing 28th September.

Spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served based. 

Please email Mrs A Warner at to book onto a visit, stating the date and how many people will be joining you.

Documents and Information

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