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Welcome to Balby Carr Community Academy

It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to Balby Carr Community Academy. Balby Carr is a vibrant and rapidly improving 11 - 18 Academy serving the districts of Balby and Hexthorpe. Balby Carr 'continues to be an improving school with major strengths and an oversubscribed Sixth Form and Academy of Sport', which offers a wide variety of very successful A Level and Vocational courses which allows all our students to progress to the next stage of whatever their learning journeys will be. The students and staff are our best advert and we are very proud of our excellent improvement in achievement and attainment and our warm, inclusive, respectful and supportive learning community. The class of 2013 continued to highlight their growth in confidence and aspirations achieving 76% 5 A*- C and 44% 5 A*- C including English and Maths and 100% pass rate at A level for the fifth year running. Studentís results have continued to improve over the past eight years highlighting the outstanding hard work and the growing confidence of our students at Balby Carr.
 
Martin Craig 
Proud to be Head Teacher of Balby Carr Community Academy

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Year 7 Rugby Competition

Year 7 Rugby Competition

The year 7 Rugby League team were unbeaten in the regional South Yorkshire schools competition last week which was held at Barnsley Academy. Hard work in lessons and training after school ensured the boys their …

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Netballers Attend Leeds Jets Game

Netballers Attend Leeds Jets Game

Balby Carr Netball pupils in Years 7, 8, 9 and 10 went to watch the Yorkshire Jets Super League Netball Team Vs Manchester Thunder on Friday the 29th of March at Headingley Arena, Leeds. The girls became true …

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Sport Relief Mile Fundraising Fun

Sport Relief Mile Fundraising Fun

A grand total of £320 was raised by pupils and staff on Friday 21st March for Sport Relief. The cash raised goes to changing lives of people in the UK and abroad in the world’s poorest …

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