Class of 2027

Welcome to your Year Group pages of the website. 

Year 7 Updates

Year 7 have been issued with a school photograph proof to bring home.  This year, photos are only available to purchase online.  The deadline date to order by is Friday 2nd October. 


Please see your homework grid for this half term posted below. This shows you exactly what homework you have each evening.

Your knowledge organisers are posted under the 'Students' tab above and then 'Knowledge Organisers'.

Please add a video

Self Quizzing

Please see the handout below to help you with Self Quizzing.

Before the Summer holidays Miss Barr recorded a video to introduce you to Self Quzzing. Please ignore the summer task now but you may find the explanation helpful.


Sparx is led by our Maths team. Students will be introduced to Sparx in their Maths lessons and be given a user name and password.

Class of 2027 - Reopening Letter (start date, time and location)

Please see the below letters about the reopening of Avonboune Academy and the start date, time and location for Year 7.

The July letter was sent home personalised for each student. If you have not received this please do not worry we will have all details of students tutor groups on their first day and will be able to direct them.

Please also make sure you have watched Miss Barr's summer assembly video below which will give further details.



Please see the below link for updates on Yellow Buses

Services 46 and 81 will start operation from Monday 7th September 2020.

Yellow Buses have also been working with the Council over possible overloadings with social distancing.  They have agreed to fund a duplicate vehicle for the 33 am and pm.  This will also start on Monday 7th September.


Year 6 Summer Assembly 17/07/2020

Please watch the information assembly regarding summer home learning and preparation for September.

Avonbourne Boys' Academy - Year 6 Parent Information Evening

Monday 29th June

Recorded Information Evening for Year 6 Parents - Mr. Bradley Nash (Principal) and Miss. Nikki Barr (Associate Assistant Principal - Transition)




Welcome Class of 2027 to Avonbourne Academy! We are looking forward to you joining us very soon.

Please find in this area of the website information which you may find useful over the next few months as we prepare for September. We will update this page regularly.



Please have a look at the link below which details a fantastic opportunity for your son/daughter to get ahead with their Maths over the Summer break and support them to hit the ground running when they join us!

Numerise Maths Letter

Virtual Transition Day 
Wednesday 1st July 2020
Welcome to your virtual transition day Year 6. We can't wait to welcome you to the Avonbourne Academies. We still wanted to give you the opportunity to meet some of our subject staff and sample some secondary style lessons. 
Please read the instructions carefully on the documents below. There is also a YouTube link you will need to watch
Do send through examples of your work to or tweet them to us @avonbourne_2027. We would love to see how you got on!
Please note that you will not be able to access the video materials until 01/07/20

Art Transition Lesson: Instructions

Art YouTube Link:

English Transition Lesson: Instructions

English YouTube Link:

Geography Transition Lesson: Instructions

Geography YouTube Link:

History Transition Lesson: Instructions

History YouTube Link:

Maths Transition Lesson: Instructions

Maths YouTube Link:

PE Transition Lesson: Instructions

PE YouTube Link:

Science Transition Lesson: Instructions

Science YouTube Link:

Transition Pack Class of 2027

Our transition packs were sent home this week (wb 11th May). Please ensure you complete the relevant documents and return them to us in the enclosed confidential envelope by the deadline of FRIDAY 29th May 2020.

If you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact us at:



Please see the link below to ensure you have all the correct equipment ready for September!


Character Passport

During this unique situation we wanted to be able to support your understanding of our character education at Avonbourne Academy. Please read the below letter.

Our ‘Year 6 Transition Character Passport’ introduces you to our five REACH values that we aspire for each student to display and act upon in their daily life. We have creative challenges for you to take part in, chances for you to take on an important role within your household to support your family and inspiring videos for you to watch and reflect upon. 

Please download and print the passport and try and complete some of the activities. We can't wait to see how you get on!

Virtual Tour

Block A

See below for what our current Year 7's

Please follow this feed for transition information (2027)

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