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The Parker E-Act Academy

Type of service:
Schools And Education Providers
Ashby Road, The Parker E-ACT Academy (formerly William Parker School), Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 5QE
Telephone number:
01327 705816
Service description:
The Parker E-ACT Academy (formerly William Parker School) is an 11-18 secondary school with academy status situated in Daventry, Northamptonshire, England. The schools is sponsored by E-ACT, and there are approximately 1000 students on the campus which is also shared with Falconers Hill Infant and Junior Schools.

Here at the Parker E-ACT Academy we aim to transform the lives of our students and bring about improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration to ensure that they become engaged and responsible citizens.
•We have sustained GCSE improvements.
•We have closed the gap between English and Maths resulting in 54% of the cohort achieving both at level C and above.
•English results were well above national percentages.
•Our Sixth Form achieved a 100% pass rate resulting in access to first choice university/college places.
•The Parker E-ACT Academy is non-selective and we have an expectation that children from all backgrounds can achieve.
•We pride ourselves on the quality of our relationships with the students and the positive atmosphere this generates.
•We work closely with our Senior Student Leadership Group and students who sit on the School Council as representatives of their tutor groups.
•We are a directly Licenced Centre of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. This is a highly successful provision and many of our students reach the level of the Gold Award.
Age range:
11 years - 18 years
Opening hours:
Monday Open
Tuesday Open
Wednesday Open
Thursday Open
Friday Open
Additional information:
SENCO: Adam Drake
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age
Referral route:
  • Self Referral
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