DFE Performance Tables for 2016

Last week the DFE performance tables for 2016 were published. Each school in the country is compared to the 54 most similar schools in terms of student performance at KS2. For TFA it would mean it is compared to other schools whose Year 11 in 2016 was around sig- 2.5 when they left primary school (the average points score for TFA was 25.1 while the national average was 27.6). More »

Sixth Form Applications

We are now accepting applications for our sixth form for entry in September 2017. Please note that there are separate application forms for internal students (our current Year 11) and external students (Year 11 students from other schools) – see below. More »

Useful Information

DFE Performance Tables for 2013

The DFE performance tables for 2013 show us our VA (Value Added) at 1000.3 which is now above the national ave...

Term Dates 2016 - 2017

Term Dates 2017 - 2018

Term dates for the current and upcoming school year


Area where governor related documents can be found

Our Policies

The Forest Academy policies


The Forest Academy admissions criteria

Dates for your diary

Friday 28th April 2017
Year 8 Girls HPV 2

Monday 8th May 2017
Year 7 and 8 Exams begins

Wednesday 7th June 2017
French trip to The Europa Centre
Deadline for letters in Wednesday 24th May 2017

Monday 12th June 2017
Spanish trip to The Europa Centre
Deadline for letters in Wednesday 24th May 2017


Parent View - Give Ofsted your view on your child's school

Calling All Past TFA Students

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Ilford Recorder feature 

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