University of chester academy northwich

University of chester academy northwich

      University of Chester Academy Northwich (formerly Rudeheath Community High School) is a medium-sized co-educational academy that educates approximately 420 children between 11 and 16 years of age. It is located in the village of Rudheath, near Northwich in Cheshire, England. The current headteacher is C. Green. The school is a specialist college for the arts, and a modern Performing Arts block has recently been built to fit this need.

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I am very proud to welcome you to The University of Chester Academy Northwich. Our Academy is a mixed school for 11-16 year olds which provides the highest quality education to young people from Northwich.

Our Academy is a caring, diverse and inspiring learning community.

Local children and their families, irrespective of their ability, faith or race, will be welcomed by UCAN. Our vision is to provide a place where academic and creative talents are enhanced and where students are supported to achieve excellence in whatever they do.

Each and every day the students at UCAN Believe in themselves and Belong to a local learning community and a wider family of Academy schools. At UCAN we unlock the potential of each individual through breaking down barriers to learning so that every young person has the chance to Become all the very best that they can be.

University of chester academy northwich

UCAN provides students with:

• Inspiring teaching in a safe, friendly, happy and well-disciplined environment
• A unique individualised curriculum based on preparing students for life-long learning.
• A relentless focus on continuous improvement, academically, personally and socially.

I hope you will enjoy looking through this website but it can only provide you with a snapshot of everything that we are so proud to offer.  Come and see for yourself, chat with our students and staff and see how we shape the future of the young people in our community turning their dreams into reality.

Kind regards,

Cath Green,

Contact Us

Should you wish to contact The Academy please use the contact details below or fill out the Contact Us form. Our receptionist is Miss Pogson who can deal with your requests.

Please note: All teaching is located on the ground floor and all classrooms have disabled access as well as disabled facilities such as toilets.

The University of Chester Academy Northwich

Shipbrook Road

Tel – 01606 42515
Fax – 01606 46053

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