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About Consilium

Consilium Academies is a multi-academy Trust working across the North of England. It has nine academy schools located in Yorkshire, the North West, and the North East. Consilium is dedicated to enriching lives and inspiring ambitions for both students and colleagues.

Enriching lives, Inspiring Ambitions

Learn to Live, Live to Learn

Welcome to the

Thornhill Academy

On behalf of our entire school community, it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to Thornhill Academy. All our staff at Thornhill are committed to giving our students high-quality education, that will help them become the best they can be. As well as aiming to prepare our students for success in studying at the Academy, we aim to prepare them for success in their life beyond Thornhill too.

Thornhill provides excellent opportunities for our students to develop as learners and grow as individuals. We are fully committed to all members of our school community, recognising their unique and individual potential. We offer a vibrant, exciting, and, inclusive all round education, and we are proud of the progress and achievements our students make. We have high expectations of all students, in terms of behaviour and commitment to learning, and of our parents in working with us as partners to support individual progress. Thornhill Academy is proud to be part of Consilium Academies Trust. As part of Consilium, we are dedicated to working towards the Consilium mission of 'Enriching Lives' and 'Inspiring Ambitions.'

Latest News

  • Headteacher Update

    07 Oct 2021

    A letter from our Trust's Chief Executive for parents on the next steps regarding the Headteacher post at Thornhill Academy.

  • Food Collection & T-Fest Information.

    24 Sep 2021

    Some exciting projects at Thornhill are taking place this half term see the below letter from Mr Rice for more information about our annual food collection and T-Fest. 

  • Wider Curriculum Activities

    15 Sep 2021

    Our exciting new Wider program for this term is ready to start from Monday 20th September. There is something for everyone from board games and computer coding to futsal, art and travel! For more information about any of the activities please speak to the curriculum staff. Now is your chance to shine outside of the classroom so don't miss out and sign up today!

  • Open Evening 2021 — 21st September

    10 Sep 2021

    We're pleased to announce our open evening will take place on Tuesday 21st September  4pm — 6.30 pm (refreshments served from 3.30pm).

  • 100% Attendance Prize Draw

    03 Sep 2021

    Please read the below letter with information on our amazing attendance prize draw..... 'In It To Win It'.

  • Return to school COVID-19 Test Appointment Times

    31 Aug 2021

    Please see the return to school COVID-19 test appointment times for all tutor groups

  • Start of Term Letter

    27 Aug 2021

    We are looking forward to welcoming your son/daughter to Thornhill Academy for the new academic year and hope you have all enjoyed a pleasant summer. Before the start of term could you please read the below letter.

  • Head of PE Letter

    20 Aug 2021

    Please see the below letter from Mr Miller Head of PE regarding PE kit.

  • Thornhill Academy GCSE Results

    13 Aug 2021

    Thornhill Academy is pleased to celebrate the achievement by its students in their GCSEs and other qualifications this summer.  

  • Head Teacher Letter

    13 Aug 2021

    Please see the attached letter from Mrs S Hamilton

  • Exam Results Day - 12th August

    27 Jul 2021

    Details on this year's GCSE results day.

  • Mr Redford's Letter

    15 Jul 2021

    Letter to parents/carers and pupils from Mr Redford

  • Arrangements for week beginning 12th July

    09 Jul 2021

    Please see the attached letter from Mr Redford regarding arrangements for next week.

  • Our Parents

    “I feel really happy and content that my children go to this lovely school my children have always been well supported and cared for.”

    Mrs Smith

    Our Students

    “There are lots of different people that come to the school so you get to meet lots of new people and make new friends. I was really shy when I started but I have a lot of new friends now."

    Arshad, Year 7

    "I think you would like Thornhill if you came here, there are loads of really nice teachers and lots of people from Barnes come here"

    Hollie - Year 7

    "I really like coming to Thornhill, the teachers are very kind and helpful and everyone is friendly."

    Jonathan, Year 7