Eaton Bank Academy

Year 9 is the time when our students really examine the subjects in the curriculum with a view to selecting their GCSE options in the spring term.  A comprehensive programme of support is in place to enable students to be confident in their choices. This includes special assemblies, the Year 9 Options Evening and detailed discussions with members of staff.

Students in Year 9 continue to be encouraged to develop positive behaviours for learning through the use of a range of lunchtime homework clubs and the use of personal planners as a means of managing their own time.  We also offer every student a rich variety of extra-curricular opportunities in which to get involved. These include sport, drama, dance, service to the community, and participation in school visits in the UK and abroad as well as numerous subject specific events.

Our aim is to provide a year of stimulating and exciting learning, whilst developing the skills and competencies that will lead your child to become a confident and resilient learner and member of our community.

Ms L Brindley

Please find below key contact information for our Year 9 team.

Learning and Progress Manager for Year 9: Mrs L Brindley (

Year 9 Pastoral Manager: Mrs D Wardle (

9DWA    Mr D Washington  

9EHA    Miss E Hayward  

9GEA    Ms G Eaton  

9JCO    Mr J Conheeney  

9RDA    Mrs R Day & Mrs P Leese 

9SBO(LWA)    Mr S Bollan 

Please see the resources at the foot of this page, which include the homework timetable and the GCSE options available (NB. These options can change each year)

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