Welcome to Nightingale Academy

We are a vibrant, inclusive learning community in Edmonton, North London.  The Nightingale vision is driven by our focus on the importance of trustrespectsupport and challenge for each other in order to maximize the life chances of our students and raise the quality of outcomes for all members of the school community.

Academy Updates

  • YEAR 6 INTO YEAR 7 EVENTS -  We are holding an Induction Day for all Year 6 students who are starting Year 7 at Nightingale Academy on Tuesday 30th June from 9.00am - 2.30pm. We are also holding a Parents Information Evening for our secondary transition Parents on Tuesday 7th July whereby Parents will have the opportunity to meet the Senior Team, complete admission forms and purchase uniform. Full information is available in this letter

Latest News

  • Jack Petchey Award Winners We would like to congratulate the following students on obtaining a Jack Petchey Award!! Ali Can (Year 9) Ali Can is a model student who is respectful of staff, classmates ...
    Posted 25 Jun 2015, 00:43 by Web Admin
  • Brilliant Club Graduation at Cambridge University Eleven Nightingale students went to Newnham College, Cambridge University for a certification ceremony marking the completion of their participation in the Brilliant Club’s Scholars Programme. The Scholars Programme offered ...
    Posted 3 Jun 2015, 01:02 by Web Admin
  • Reward for Enterprise students After representing both Nightingale Academy and Tottenham Hotspur in an enterprise challenge with an excellent presentation, five Year 10 students received their reward this week. The students were taken to ...
    Posted 21 May 2015, 08:26 by Web Admin
  • Students play AIA Football Match Congratulations to 14 of our female students who secured victory for the Academy at White Hart Lane on the 18th May 2015. The girls were given a once in a ...
    Posted 21 May 2015, 05:07 by Jessica McGriskin
  • Enterprise Enfield Project We would like to congratulate our Year 12 Business Students who have recently taken part in a project delivered by Enterprise Enfield. Caz Kennedy and Pam Tuttiett, from the organisation ...
    Posted 17 Apr 2015, 06:39 by Web Admin
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Ofsted says 'Where learning is good, teachers use their subject knowledge to engage students, stimulate their thinking and set specific targets. In these more effective lessons, tasks are varied and interactive and take full account of students’ individual learning needs'


Accelerated Reader is an exciting project to improve students’ language, literacy and reading skills quickly.  All students in years 7 and 8 will read for 20 minutes every day and complete quizzes on what they have read.  It's fun and it helps our students to make amazing progress in their literacy and reading skill.  Many of our teacher take part too and compete with the students.  

Click here to find out more...


Nightingale Academy is a diverse and multicultural community and we are very proud to have been recognised for the International Schools Award. This is a tremendous achievement for the academy and many of our students have had the opportunity to travel to lots of schools across Europe over the past two years.  

Student Absences
If your child is absent from the academy, please phone the Student Welfare officer for your child's year by 9.30 a.m. You must leave your child's name, class and reason for absence:

Year 7 & 8 - Miss Duke (0208 443 8550)
Year 9 & 10 - Mrs Mears (0208 443 8508)
Years 11, 12 & 13 - Mrs Bhagat (0208 443 8513)

Data & Information for Inspectors

A warm welcome from the Executive Principal. It has been an honour and a privilege to work with Staff, Students and the Governing Body of Nightingale Academy for this past year. 
Click here to read more. 

Diary Dates

Tue 7 Jul 15National Portrait
Gallery - Yr 10 Art
Tue 7 Jul 15Yr 6 into 7
Parents Evening
Wed 8 Jul 15Borough Athletics 
Thur 9 Jul 15 Yr 10 into 11
Parents Evening
Thu 23 Jul 15 End of Term

Click here to see a list of Term Dates


Since 2012, Nightingale Academy has taken part in the UCEF (Understanding and Celebrating European Folklore) project.

The students explore several aspects of European culture including food, festivities and religion.
Click here for more information