Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
About Ernulf Academy
Ernulf Academy is a non-denominational, mixed academy school for 11- to 16-year-olds. It is located in St Neots, and has a capacity of 1,274 students.
Ernulf Academy is part of the St Neots Learning Partnership, which also includes another secondary school, Longsands Academy, plus the St Neots Sixth Form Centre. Many pupils wishing to continue their studies after 16 go on to the Sixth Form Centre. the schools work closely together to provide the best learning experience for the young people of St Neots.
Tracy Brogan (since September 2016)
Values and vision
The motto of Ernulf Academy is "aspire, challenge, excel". The school has high aspirations for pupils, and aims to challenge them to be the best they can be. Teachers emphasise the importance of attendance, punctuality and mutual respect.
Ernulf Academy became one of the first specialist performing arts colleges in Cambridgeshire in 2004, with a particular focus on dance, drama and music.
“Senior leaders’ monitoring and support is improving teaching consistently. Inadequate teaching has been eradicated. New staff add momentum to leaders’ drive to make teaching consistently good … The school is calm and orderly. Pupils are polite and respectful and most behave well … Effective procedures to safeguard pupils are firmly in place.”