Academy Site:

The Academy is being built in 2 Phases: The Phase 1 Academy building will be ready for students joining the academy in September 2021. Watch the process from the architect’s initial designs to a fully functioning building on this page. We can’t wait to see the finished result and start inspiring our students in 2021. Please view the progress of The Phase 2 Academy building on the Academy Site Phase 2 page of this website.

June : Update coming soon 

May : More progress is being made at the Phase 1 site as the outline for the building is beginning to emerge.

April :  Construction work on the academy site is underway with marking out the perimeter of the Phase 1 site and laying the foundations for the building. Earth is being shifted to create the new academy entrance, its great to see the progress that is being made.


March :  Construction work on the academy site is now beginning. Planning permission has been granted and the site has been cleared in preparation for the building works to begin.

February: Below are the architect’s impressions of the Phase 1 academy building to give you an idea of how Cockburn Laurence Calvert Academy will look in September 2021. The building programme will be in two parts: Phase 1 building will be built at one end of the site.  

January : The Phase 1 academy building site plan has been mapped out with entrances to the academy and main reception point.