Virtual Open Academy

On this page, we are welcoming you virtually.

Below are videos of our staff and students talking about our curriculum and the wide-ranging opportunities available to children joining us in Year 7 or those students hoping to join our Sixth Form in Year 12.

Our Admissions page has further information about how to apply to join the Academy.

Take a Virtual Tour with Mr Cleary

What Did Our New Year 7 Students Think of Joining the Academy?

Principal’s Introduction – Mr D Cleary

Transition & Standards – Miss K Nicholson

Curriculum & Assessment – Ms L Kirk

Teaching & Learning – Mr M Payne

SENCO – Mrs V McNair

Sixth Form – Mr G Luhrs

Insight into Sixth Form


Robert Smyth Academy Prospectus
Our Prospectus contains information about the Academy and what we can offer.



Sixth Form Prospectus and Courses Information 2021 entry
Our Sixth Form Prospectus includes course details.




Subject Videos

History – Mr S Davies

Geography – Miss L McLeod

Religious Studies – Mr S Davies

Modern Foreign Languages – Ms C Mode

English – Mrs H Hackett

Maths – Mr D Copp

Science – Mrs E Waterson

Drama – Miss A Syngajewski / Dance – Mrs M  Routledge

Design Technology – Mr Crook

Textiles – Mrs Mayer

PE – Mr Scully