About Us

We are proud that Outwood Academy Acklam is rated Good by Ofsted with Outstanding leadership and we are delighted to be based in the friendly, north-east town of Middlesbrough.

We are a welcoming and supportive academy, with a relentless determination to provide the very best education for every child. We place students at the centre of everything we do, with a focus on creating a culture of success and a positive climate for learning.

The Academy became part of the Outwood Family of Schools in 2013 and as a member of the Outwood Family we believe in putting Students First, raising standards and transforming lives.

Find out more about OGAT's vision and values

Leadership Team

Executive Principal
Lynn James
Associate Executive Principal
Gemma Trattles
Graham Skidmore
Vice Principal
Mark Gray
Vice Principal
Jason Rhodes
Associate Vice Principal
Phil Baines
Associate Vice Principal
Kate Mitchell
Mary Williams
Business Manager
Emma Jones
Assistant Principal
Emma Bone
Assistant Principal
Luke Chapman
Assistant Principal
Nicola Robinson
Associate Assistant Principal
Max Howie

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