Important information for parents and carers

Information regarding the new co-educational school

  • Letter to parents regarding new co-educational school - please read here.
  • Ark Alexandra Academy frequently asked questions - please read here.
  • ESCC: September 2019 arrangements for current students - read here.
  • Our updated Admissions Policy can be found here.

Students celebrate great GCSE results

Ark Helenswood are celebrating another year of GCSE success. 

Principal Lucy Monk said: “Once again I am delighted to see so many Helenswood girls achieving such great success in their GCSE exams this summer. Their results are testament to the hard work which they and all of the staff have put into their studies over the last five years. I would like to wish them every success in the future. Yet again Ark Helenswood is the top performing secondary school in town.” 

Some top performers include:

Carly Bailey who achieved six A*s, two A’s and a B and said she felt surprised at her results and her sister Lucy is celebrating with five A*s and four A's.

April Stansfield got five A*s and four A's and said ‘I feel relieved as I didn’t know what to expect’

Natalie Andrews is celebrating with two A*s and six A’s and said she was ‘pleasantly surprised’ with her results.

Alisa Brown achieved two A*s and eight A’s and said: "I am ecstatic with my results".

Huge congratulations to all students!