West Lakes Academy Prospectus

West Lakes Academy is a lively, thriving and inclusive academy. We have high expectations of all of our students and do our best to support them achieving well both academically and with their wider personal development. We aim to engender a love of learning in all students that will shape their lives for years to come. Our curriculum is designed to challenge all learners and to ensure that everyone has access to the powerful knowledge that will help them to take their place in society when they leave our academy. Our expert teachers ensure high quality academic learning and our pastoral and learning support teams help to ensure that every child is supported in realising their full potential. In addition to academic courses and a strong tutorial programme, there are many exciting enrichment opportunities for students to engage in at the academy, from a wide range of extra-curricular clubs, to enrichment trips and visits and student leadership roles. It is our ambition to ensure that there is something to build on the interests and talents of every child. The academy’s five values underpin everything that we do here: achievement, appreciation, freedom, resilience and respect. We believe these are the fundamental building blocks of creating successful citizens of our global community and ensuring that every child goes on to have a bright future. West Lakes Academy is a truly special place because it changes lives through learning. I sincerely hope that you choose our academy for your child. It will make a difference to their life. ABBY DEEKS, Principal 03