Acorn Academies are a beacon of hope for
young people and their families in Cornwall

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  • A massive Nine Maidens APA thanks to Fergus@annspasties. Inspiring visit-our own Pasty Bake Off,fabulous business and branding advice.
    Advice for parents in jeeping children safe.
    Job vacancy for learning mentors for CHES - this is the link.
    At the Hospital Schoolroom in Treliske last Friday, £160 was raised for Children in Need through the sale of bacon butties!
    Thanks to all the team at Ninemaidens Academy Cornwall we raised over £80 #BeAHero for #ChildreninNeed today at our Bake Sale - delicious
    CLEAR training for parents at Nine Maidens Monday 17th 3.30 - 4.30.
    Well done to all Glynn House students that helped contribute to raising £40 for our WearitPink day!
    Restormel APA, GCSE PE the first 2 Yr11 pupils completed the climbing practical, well done
    Well done Dylan Lee Yr 11 student @ Penwith APA who won the monthly construction prize at Penwith College for this
    RT @CornwallCouncil: Could you benefit from a free early learning and childcare place.
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    Our Academies

    • 1. North Cornwall
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    • 2. Nine Maidens
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    • 3. Restormel
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    • 4. Caradon
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    • 5. Glynn House
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    • 6. Penwith
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    • 7. CHES
    • North Cornwall

      We work closely with all the secondary schools in the North of the county to ensure the needs of those most vulnerable pupils are met.

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    • Nine Maidens

      Raise the expectations of all students so that they value their time in education and see it as a means of achieving their goals in life.

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    • Restormel

      Restormel Alternative Provision Academy provides a warm, caring and individualised learning experience for pupils whose behaviour has hindered their progress in mainstream school.

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    • Caradon

      "Caradon AP Academy judged Good with Outstanding Leadership" Ofsted September 2012

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    • Glynn House

      Located in the City of Truro and provides a welcoming, structured learning environment for all pupils.

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    • Penwith

      Inspected by Ofsted in February 2012 and under the new guidelines was rated "good" in overall effectiveness.

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    • CHES

      'Cornwall believes that children and young people with health needs that impede their attendance at school should have access to high quality educational opportunities, with the expectation that they will be returning to school as soon as possible'.

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    Thank you for visiting our website and taking an interest in Acorn Academy Cornwall.

    Acorn Academy Cornwall is an Alternative Provision (AP) Multi Academy Trust (MAT) that comprises of 6 regional AP Academies, The Community and Hospital Education Service (CHES) a medical AP Academy.

    We provide support to enable pupils to reintegrate into mainstream or special schools; or in the last four terms of compulsory education, integration into the world of work or further education.

    Visit our About Us page for more information.