“The new City Academy in Bristol will offer an innovative 21st century curriculum that will help pupils succeed in and outside the classroom. It will provide close links with higher education and support lifelong learning whilst affording local children the opportunity to benefit from the excellent sports facilities which are planned.”
Stephen Timms, School Standards Minister
‘Raising Standards, enabling every pupil to achieve a personal best.’
In September 2003, a completely new kind of school will be opening in Bristol. Offering a free education of the very highest standard in a superbly equipped state-of-the-art environment, the new City Academy, Bristol has a clear-cut goal: to be recognised for educational excellence; providing opportunities for all pupils.
The City Academy, Bristol will be located on the site of St George Community College, Bristol’s oldest state school. The City Academy will be located within the New Deal for Communities (NDC) Bristol area and serves the wards of Lawrence Hill, Easton, Ashley, Redfield and Barton Hill in the centre of the city.
‘Partnership through achievement’