"The teachers are lovely here and make us feel welcome." 16+ Student 2018
"Pupils display excellent manners and show consideration for
others. They grow from being part of a very caring community." Ofsted 2017
“The school provides life-changing education for all pupils.” "Ofsted 2017
"Riverbank Academy is one of the most caring, nurturing, passionate and empathetic schools I have ever visited and worked in." Staff member 2018
“Pupils show excellent attitudes in class, enjoy learning and are motivated to do their best” Ofsted 2017
"I feel very fortunate to have started my career at Riverbank Academy" Staff member 2017
"Expectations in the sixth form are extremely high. Each student’s personalised programme is monitored meticulously to ensure that they achieve their qualifications and are fully prepared for life beyond school." Ofsted 2017
“Behaviour is outstanding. Pupils display excellent manners and show consideration for others. They grow from being part of a very caring community.” Ofsted 2017
“The school’s core values of “Motivation, Creativity and Caring” shine through every aspect of pupil’s lives” Ofsted 2017
“a cohesive and inspirational staff team” Ofsted 2017
Our Governors are an important part of our school. They offer support and challenge to ensure standards are high across the Academy.
They are involved in monitoring the strategic direction of our school and policies.
Chair of Governors
Mr. R. Sharma (Safeguarding)
Cassie Simpson (Behaviour, Welfare and Attendance)
Ms K. Kendall (SEND and Inclusion)
Mrs L. Thackaberry (Teaching and Learning)
Mr M. Berry (Pupil Premium and Student Outcomes)
Cllr C Thomas (Health and Safety)
Riverbank Academy is part of the Sidney Stringer Multi-academy Trust. The trust has a board of directors.