Statutory Information

The following is the information that all Academies should publish on their websites. If further information is required, or you would like it in a different format, please email:

For our policies and procedures please click here.

1.School Contact Details

Named Contact: General enquiries should be sent by email to for the attention of Mrs Steph Cleaver or Mrs Katie Corcoran

Headteacher: Mr. Mat Galvin

The Macclesfield Academy
Park Lane
SK11 8JR

Tel: 01625 917 377

SENCO: Dr Julie Skarratt Email:

Chair of Governors: Professor Alistair Sutcliffe. Chair’s contact details:

2.Admission Arrangements

Year 6 to 7 – ‘Transition’.

Children in Year 6 can apply to Year 7 at The Macclesfield Academy.  Applications for a place at the Macclesfield Academy are made through Cheshire East Council.

Transition refers to the process of progressing from Primary School to High School.  Activities arranged by The Macclesfield Academy and visits to to The Macclesfield Academy are organised to ensure a smooth progression. Visit The Macclesfield Academy Transition page here.

Please see  the Cheshire East Council website for further details of the applications process and key dates here:

In-Year applications.

You can apply for a school place for other year groups outside of  Year 7 starters in September.  This is called an in-year application.

Please see  the Cheshire East Council website for further details the Fair Access Protocol which applies to in-year admissions:

Click here for information about our Admissions policy 2021-2022

Click here for information about our Admissions policy 2022- 2023

Click here for Appeals form

3. School Uniform

Click here for details of our school uniform.

4.Ofsted reports

Click here for the latest Ofsted reports and information.

5. Exam and Assessment results

Results 2022

2022 Performance & Attainment Headlines
Cohort Summary
Cohort 116
 Students achieving a good pass (grade 4 or higher) in English And maths
English 79.0%
Maths 65%
English and Maths 62%
 Students achieving a strong pass (grade 5 or higher) in English And maths
English 60%
Maths 41%
English and Maths 38%
Progress/Attainment 8 DFE
Progress 8 0.04 -0.35
Attainment 8 47.87 41.69
EBACC Measures DFE
Students Entered For the E-BACC 47% 0%
Students in COHORT Achieving the E-BACC 33% 0%
The destinations of students who left the Academy in July 2022
(Data is based on information collected from students, colleges, sixth forms,  apprenticeship providers and the local authority
FE College 58%
Sixth Forms 26%
Apprenticeships / Employment Training 10%
Destination currently unknown 6%


6. Performance Tables

Click here for a link to The Macclesfield Academy Educational Performance Data.

7. School Opening Hours

The office is staffed from 8.00am – 3.45pm

Our school day runs from 8.40 am till 3.15 pm (36.08 hours per week).

8. Curriculum

For further information, click here for our curriculum pages.

9. Remote Education

Click here for our information about Remote Education.

10. Behaviour Policy

Click here for our Behaviour Policy

11. Pupil Premium

Pupil Premium information can be found here

12.Equality Objectives

Our Equality Policy

13. Special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)

Our SENCO is Dr Julie Skarratt.  To contact, please email: or to book an appointment please call 01625 917 377.

Click here for Our SEND information page.

14. Careers Programme Information

Our Careers Leader is: Chris Worstencroft. or phone 01625 917 377. Careers Advice, Information and Guidance can be accessed here. 

15. Complaints Policy

Our complaints policy is here. For all other policies and procedures, please click here.

16. Annual Reports and Accounts

Our Annual Reports and Accounts can be found here.

17. Executive Pay

We do not have any employees who have a gross annual salary and benefits of £100,000 or more.

18. Trustees’ Information and Duties

Up to date information about our board of trustees can be found here.

19.Values and Ethos

To read about our values and ethos click here

20.Requests for Copies

If you would like a copy of the information on our website in an alternative format, please phone 01625 917 377 or email