Schools Golf Winner

Congratulations to Year 8 student John Wilding, who represented Garstang Community Academy at the recent Lancashire Schools Golf Championship. The…

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Academy News

Important message to all parents and visitors


We would like to inform parents and visitors that for health and safety reasons, it will no longer be possible for our car parks to be accessed or exited between 2.50 and 3.15 pm on school days. Thank you for helping to keep our students safe. Kind regards Phil Birch Headteacher  

Record-Breaking GCSE Results 2014


Despite widespread concerns about increased turbulence in the exam system, Garstang Community Academy students have achieved record-breaking GCSE results for the ninth successive year. Overall, 64% of students achieved 5 A*-C (including English and Maths), with 80% making at least 3 Levels progress in English, and 74% making at least 3 Levels progress in Maths.…

GCA Concert Tour to Lake Garda 2014

Italy concert tour 2014

In July 2014, 71 GCA students and staff travelled to Lake Garda, Italy as part of our biennial concert tour. After some 16 months of planning and preparation, this tour was guaranteed to be special and to leave a lasting memory in the minds of all who took part. The tour was preceded by an…

History & MFL Visit to France – May 2015


The History and MFL departments are planning an exciting trip to France next May Bank holiday. They are planning a visit to the ‘In Flanders Field’ museum at Ypres, the last post ceremony at the Menin Gate, a WW1 trench and British and German War Cemetery on Day 1. Day 2 will be a visit…