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

  • START OF TERM ARRANGEMENTS -  On Thursday 3rd September and Friday 4th September, the Academy will be closed for students due to Staff Inset days. The Academy will reopen to students as follows
    - Years 712 & 13 on Monday 7th September at 8.40am
    - Years 8, 9, 10 & 11 on Tuesday 8th September at 8.40 am

    Click here for more information.

  • EXAM RESULTS - Students will be able to collect their exam results on the following days. To see the letter which was sent home, click here.
    - GCSE results on Thursday 20th August between 10.00am and 12.30pm in the LRC

  • UNIFORM Uniform is for sale from Main Reception between 10.00am and 3.00pm on the following days throughout the Summer Holidays - 31st August, 1st and 2nd of September. To find out more information on uniform, please visit our uniform page.

Latest News

  • Winners of the TfL Schools Challenge 2015 I am so pleased to announce that the Nightingale Academy Team that entered into the Transport for London (TfL) Schools Challenge 2015 have won!Students took part in a workshop ...
    Posted 14 Jul 2015, 05:02 by Web Admin
  • Appointment of new Principal Nightingale Academy is pleased to announce the appointment of Ann Palmer who will be joining us as our new Principal in September 2015. We look forward to ...
    Posted 9 Jul 2015, 06:33 by Web Admin
  • 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
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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

Thu 20 Aug 15GCSE Results
Thu 03 Sep 15 INSET DAY
Fri 04 Sep 15INSET DAY 
Mon 07 Sep 15Years 7,
12 & 13 Return 
Tue 08 Sep 15Years 8, 9, 10
& 11 Return

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