Chantry High School and Suffolk New College

What is an Academy?

A school directly funded from Government not Local Authority
Can set it’s own curriculum and other arrangements
Not a private school, no fees etc
Ofsted etc still applies

Why convert to an Academy?

It will allow the school to develop it’s own curriculum and unique character
Allow the school to work closely with other organisations.

Why convert with Suffolk New College?

Access to high quality technical and vocational curriculum and transition
Strong links to local employers and other organisations, UCS, ITFC, etc
Suffolk New College has a strong local prescence
Long established partnership with Chantry High School

What are the benefits for students?

High quality curriculum
Access to high quality facilities
Better opportunies 14-16 and post 16
Stable school with exciting future