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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

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's End of Term Letter

    18 Dec 2021

    An update about the end of term and arrangements regarding the start of Spring term.

  • January 2022 GCSE examinations

    08 Dec 2021

    New Exam Information-

    OCR R064/01 Enterprise and Marketing 

  • KS3-Key Assessments Notice

    23 Nov 2021

    Dear Key Stage 3 Parents and Students,

  • Year 11 Exam Notice

    23 Nov 2021

    Dear Year 11 Parents and Students,

  • School Closed on Friday 26th November

    22 Nov 2021

    School will be closed to staff and pupils on Friday 26th November
  • School Reopen - 18th November

    17 Nov 2021

    The issues which have led to the enforced closure at Thornhill Academy have now been resolved. School will reopen tomorrow morning (Thursday 18th November 2021).

  • School Closure - 17th November 2021

    16 Nov 2021

    Work has continued on site today but has not been completed. As such, we will remain closed tomorrow (Wednesday 17th November 2021).

  • Continued School Closure

    15 Nov 2021

    Issues associated with the gas supply to the school are ongoing. As such, the school will remain closed tomorrow (Tuesday 16th November 2021).

  • School Closure - 15th November

    14 Nov 2021

    Urgent - we are required to close the school to students on Monday 15th November due to issues with our gas supply.

  • 'T-Fest' a huge success!

    08 Nov 2021

    'T-Fest' was a wonderful evening on the 21st October, showcasing the talents of pupils, and giving thanks to those who have been on the frontline over the course of the pandemic.

  • Year 9 Student Leadership Programme

    04 Nov 2021

    We are delighted to inform you that we are launching the student leadership programme for all year 9s this half term.

  • School Attendance Letter

    04 Nov 2021

    Attendance Letter 4th November 2021.

  • 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!

  • 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