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The Parker E-ACT Academy (formerly William Parker School),
The Parker E-ACT Academy (formerly William Parker School) is an 11-18 secondary school with academy status situated in Daventry, Northamptonshire, England. The schools is sponsored by E-ACT, and there are approximately 1000 students on the campus which is also shared with Falconers Hill Infant and Junior Schools.
Here at the Parker E-ACT Academy we aim to transform the lives of our students and bring about improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration to ensure that they become engaged and responsible citizens.
•We have sustained GCSE improvements.
•We have closed the gap between English and Maths resulting in 54% of the cohort achieving both at level C and above.
•English results were well above national percentages.
•Our Sixth Form achieved a 100% pass rate resulting in access to first choice university/college places.
•The Parker E-ACT Academy is non-selective and we have an expectation that children from all backgrounds can achieve.
•We pride ourselves on the quality of our relationships with the students and the positive atmosphere this generates.
•We work closely with our Senior Student Leadership Group and students who sit on the School Council as representatives of their tutor groups.
•We are a directly Licenced Centre of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. This is a highly successful provision and many of our students reach the level of the Gold Award.
11 years - 18 years
SENCO: Adam Drake
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