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The Pillars of Excellence Newsletter – Term 6 July 2020

Dear parents and carers, I write to you all this evening, on what is our last day of term 6, not entirely sure how I can best sum up what has happened this academic year. The word “unprecedented” has been used way too often and I don’t think that it really accurately...

VE Day Celebrations

Dear parents, carers, staff and students, It's us again! With a wonderful new project, for a wonderful reason, but we need help from you wonderful people! As you know, Friday 8 May is the 75th anniversary of VE (Victory in Europe) Day.   This year, more...

Your Time to Shine!

Following on from the overwhelming response to our ‘We’re Still Standing’ tribute, to our inspirational NHS and key workers, we wanted to now THANK YOU! IT’S YOUR TIME TO SHINE! The Heads of House have teamed up with Performing Arts to bring you a...

We’re Still Standing – a video of appreciation from The Canterbury Academy Trust Thank you to every single one of you in our community who has taken part in this amazing tribute and to our nearest and dearest - Thank you, we love you! The Performing Arts Department You can follow us on Facebook by going...

We’re Still Standing – a video of appreciation from The Canterbury Academy Trust

Here in Performing Arts, we wanted to make something to thank and show appreciation to those of our friends, families and colleagues that are going above and beyond during this testing time. So we're going to create a video entitled 'I'm Still Standing'...

Year 7 Student voices new Paddington adventures

Year 7 student Sabrina Newton-Fisher will provide the voice of Judy Brown in a new animated TV Series. The Adventures of Paddington, starring Ben Wishaw as the voice of the much-loved bear, will broadcast on Nick Jr. Read the full story at Kent Online

Chicago – 5th,6th & 7th February 2020

The Canterbury Academy presents Chicago 5th, 6th and 7th February 2020 Tickets on sale at

George Orwell’s 1984 – 4 Feb 2020

The Canterbury Academy presents George Orwell's 1984 at Gulbenkian Theatre 4th February 2020 Tickets on sale at the Gulkenkian Theatre website now

Christmas Cabaret 2019

The Canterbury Academy Trust annual Christmas Cabaret 2019 Tuesday 10th and Wednesday 11th December 2019 7.00pm in Main Hall Tickets £5 available only via

GCSE Results 2019

It is that time of year again when we congratulate all students and hope that they have got their fair reward for their hard work during Key Stage 4. The Canterbury Academy is a comprehensive school ‘for all the talents’ that has maintained and enhanced pathways for...