Let’s create a better internet together Freebrough Academy is supporting Safer Internet Day 2015. Freebrough Academy is joining hundreds of other organisations across the UK in celebrating Safer Internet Day and promoting the safe and responsible use of technology. To celebrate the day, Freebrough Academy is supporting its students with lessons, activities, and assemblies to […]


Freebrough’s Debut on the National Stage

Last Friday a group of Freebrough Academy students and staff fronted a TEEP presentation to colleagues from up and down the country at the SSAT (Specialist Schools & Academies Trust) National Conference in Manchester. Students designed and created an inspirational workshop for teachers based on leading Educationalist, Carol Dweck’s theories on the ‘Growth Mindset’. Using […]



Homework is vital in supporting students’ progress.  National research shows that the completion of homework can potentially increase a student’s achievement and progress by more than 5 months. At Freebrough, we are always striving for students to make outstanding progress and in order to support students with their homework we are now offering a faculty based club. This is […]

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At Freebrough we are proud of what we do and we want to shout about it so that you can be proud of us too. Once per term we produce the Freebrough Flyer; a 12 page newspaper packed with our good news, in partnership with our very good friends at Coastal View and Moor News. […]

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Freebrough Dazzled by Dance and Drama Students

Well done to the GCSE drama and dance students for their fantastic performance last night. The drama students had devised their own performance called “Heads or Tails” which was inspired by three pieces of stimuli that they were given in one of their drama lessons; a coin, a battery and a deck of cards. The […]

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Freebrough Academy’s achievements recognised with ‘TEEP Ambassador Status’ in national teaching award.

Freebrough Academy’s achievements recognised with ‘TEEP Ambassador Status’ in national teaching award.    Having participated the UK’s largest schools network SSAT’s Teacher Effectiveness Enhancement Programme (TEEP), Freebrough Academy has received the prestigious ‘Ambassador Status’ award.   This award recognises schools who have demonstrated real progress in their teaching and learning practice since completing the training. […]



On Friday 21st November, young people from Freebrough Academy are getting the opportunity to see what it is like doing top jobs for a day. The activities are being organised as part of Children’s Commissioner’s Takeover Day 2014, a national event led by the Children’s Commissioner for England which gives children and young people the […]

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Anti-Bullying Week

From Monday 17 to Friday 21 November 2014 Freebrough Academy, led by the Freebrough Against Bullying (FAB) team will be supporting anti-bullying week.  The theme for this year is: “Lets stop bullying for all.” Some of the many activities going on across the Academy include: During tutorial members of the FAB team will be selling anti-bullying […]