Welcome

Welcome to Blackfriars Academy, a very special place to be educated where every student is valued as an individual. As a staff we work in partnership with parents and carers, taking our responsibility very seriously to provide a personalised education that breaks down barriers to learning and equipping students for the next stage in their lives.

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A Blackfriars’ Education

All students admitted to Blackfriars have an Education, Health Care Plan (EHCP) Click on the tabs below to see how a Blackfriars’ education is organised to meet the students’ Communication and Interaction targets; their Cognitive and Learning targets, their Social, Mental and  Emotional targets and their Physical and sensory targets.

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Oct 16, 2019

Staffordshire County Council want your views on how they can support people with Autism.

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Term dates

Spring half-term
Monday 18 February - Friday 22 February 2019
School opens Monday 25 February 2019

Inset Day
Friday 29 March 2019

Easter holiday
Monday 15 April - Friday 26 April 2019

School opens Monday 29 April 2019

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