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The Bridge

Here at Hinckley Academy and John Cleveland Sixth Form Centre, we recognise that the needs of our younger students are very different to our older students and the first year at secondary school is the critical year in any young person’s educational journey. Therefore, we are delighted to launch The Bridge at Hinckley Academy.

The Bridge is an exciting new provision for students in Year 7 where they are able to experience a personalised curriculum which caters to their needs whether they need support or are high attaining and need stretch and challenge. It offers unrivalled pastoral care and a transition programme which guarantees all primary children make a happy and successful start at Hinckley Academy. 

The Bridge Leadership Team consists of highly experienced practitioners including staff with specialist primary expertise who understand the needs of our youngest students in order to support their learning.  The Bridge also offers a Project curriculum to enable students to access a range of subjects in an exciting way and to develop strong relationships with their teachers. This means that where possible students are taught within The Bridge classrooms, whilst also benefiting from the wider specialist academy facilities. The Bridge is dedicated to Year 7 students and is based in its own area of the school, with its own specialist staff.

The Bridge offers outstanding learning and enrichment opportunities and has an outstanding ethos and expectations. 

(Please note that some of the images featured were captured pre-COVID-19.)

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