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 9 OPTIONS EVENING - We are holding a Year 9 Options evening on Thursday 5th March from 5.00 pm to 7.00 pm. Subject displays will be set up in the Learning Resource Centre (LRC) and a presentation will be shown at 5pm, and again at 6pm, in the Olivier Theatre.  For more information, please visit the 'Letters to Parents' page.

  • SIXTH FORM PARENTS EVENING - On Thursday 5th March, we are holding our Sixth Form parents evening in the Nightingale Academy Canteen. The event will run from 5.00 pm to 7.00 pm and will be an opportunity to discuss your child's progress. For more information, please visit the 'Letters to Parents' page.

Latest News

  • National Literacy Trust Nightingale Academy are thrilled to have been published by the National Literacy Trust as an example of best practice. The case study is a three part series of interviews with ...
    Posted 17 Feb 2015, 03:25 by Web Admin
  • Nightingale students to represent Tottenham Hotspur at Premier League Enterprise Challenge Congratulations to 5 of our Year 10 students for getting through to the Final of the Premier League Enterprise Challenge!A group of year 10 students have been fortunate to ...
    Posted 17 Feb 2015, 03:25 by Web Admin
  • Year 11 Intervention timetable Hi All,Please see the timetable for Year 11 students which are to be held after school throughout the week. The after school clubs are designed for students to catch ...
    Posted 17 Feb 2015, 03:26 by Web Admin
  • Tottenham Hotspurs' Kick it Out campaign with THFC footballer Ben Davies Nightingale Academy has been a part of a fantastic opportunity on Monday 26th of January 2015, where football player Ben Davies from Tottenham Hotspurs attended the school as part of ...
    Posted 17 Feb 2015, 03:26 by Web Admin
  • Former Nightingale Academy student wins award We would like to congratulate our former pupil, Mert Kazak, for winning the 'Performance Studies Student of the Year Award 2014' at Sir George Monoux College. We are very proud ...
    Posted 17 Feb 2015, 03:27 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.  

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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)

Quick Links


Principal's Welcome

Jane Willis - Principal

Since we opened in September 2010, we have worked tremendously hard to bring the benefits of a first class education to the students we serve in the community of Edmonton.  More...

Diary Dates

Thu 26 Feb 15Yr 7 & 8 Parents Evening 
Thu 5 Mar 15Yr 9 Options Evening 
Thu 5 Mar 15  Sixth Form Parents Evening
Thu 19 Mar 15
Yr 11 Parents 
Thu 26 Mar 15End of Term 
Mon 30 Mar -
Fri 10 Apr 15 
 Easter Holidays
Mon 13 Apr 15Inset Day 
Tue 14 Apr 15 Start of Term
Fri 22 May 15 End of Term
Mon 25 May -
Fri 29 May 15
Half Term
Mon 1 Jun 15 Start 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.
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