Year 6 Transition

This page contains information for the students and their families joining the school in September 2022.

If you would like a tour of the school please contact the Academy on: (0116) 270 3176 and ask for Debbie Lockington.

Transition Letter March 2023

You have been offered a place at Lancaster Academy for September 2023. What happens next?

Every Year 6 student will be coming to Lancaster as part of the transition day happening across the city, your child's primary school will notify you about arrangements for this. 

Please see below for useful information, and forms that need to be completed prior to the start of the new term. 

Introduction from the Principal, Mrs Fisher

"Hello, I would like to welcome you to Lancaster Academy. My name is Mrs Fisher and I am very proud to be the Principal. My role here is to make sure that you are safe, happy and successful. I am really looking forward to meeting you. Until I do, I wish you and your family the very best of wishes."

Please click here to view the transition letter from Mrs Fisher

A welcome to Lancaster PowerPoint

Please click here to view the "Welcome to Lancaster Academy" Powerpoint. It includes a guide to the school in pictures and some information on staff you will be meeting soon.

Admission documents

Useful Information

Map of the school/bus routes to the school

Links to websites offering transition advice

Email addresses for any questions you may have - General queries - Assistant Principal & SENCO - Head of Year 7 & Assistant SENCO

Uniform Direct

Update 11/03/2022

Unifrom Direct Parent Guide 2023-24
Attached is our guidance for parents in respect of purchasing uniform this year.

Parents are asked to help by coming to the store early, ideally in May and June and definitely before August 7th.  Parents are requested to come prepared, measuring their child at home and bringing those measurements with them along with their shopping list, their order will be picked out by our staff. 

  • If you would like a call to advise on sizes, delivery times, general uniform advice email initially to:  Remember to include your Name, Telephone Number and school.
  • If you don’t have access to the internet we can take telephone orders on 01522 568865 (above information required please).

Or alternatively, you can buy direct from the Lancaster Academy between 9am and 3pm weekdays.