We have updated our Covid-19 risk assessment. You can read it here

Reporting Covid-19 home test results

If your child is taking home Covid-19 tests, please can you report the results here.
If your child has taken a test at a testing centre, you can also record it here

Home testing kits

If you would like to receive home Covid-19 testing kits for your child, please complete this form to sign up

On Wednesday 30 December, the DFE updated its guidance on the reopening of schools in January and Covid-19 testing in schools. Information about this can be found here:

Year 6 Virtual Open evening

About Us

Outwood Academy Redcar is located in the coastal town of Redcar, on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. The predecessor Redcar Academy, had been supported by the nationally renowed Outwood Grange Academies Trust from November 2015, and formally became Outwood Academy Redcar in October 2017.

  • Lead Principal: Gemma Trattles
  • Head of School & LAC Lead: Graham Skidmore
  • Executive Principal: Mark Hassack

Twitter @OutwoodRedcar

Letters to Parents


Latest News

  • Covid-19 School Infection Survey

    Outwood Academy Redcar is taking part in a study (SIS) to monitor infection and transmission of coronavirus (COVID-19) in a sample of primary and secondary schools. Read more here...


  • Final PD day date confirmed

    We have now confirmed our last PD day for the academic year. This is Thursday 17 December. The updated term calendar can be found here: https://www.redcar.outwood.com/term-dates


  • NHS advice for corona virus symptoms in children

    Please see this latest advice for potential corona virus symptoms in children


  • Cashless catering from September 2020

    From September, the academy will no longer have the facilities to accept cash payments from parents/students as we move to a fully cashless payment system. Payments for school dinners, trips and other items (such as stationery and school uniform)...


  • Outwood Family Statement

    A short statement from the Outwood Family: https://www.outwood.com/ogat-news/2020/6/10/outwood-family-statement


  • Redcar and Cleveland School Nursing Service during closure

    The Redcar and Cleveland school nursing service is offering 'virtual appointments' to support students for details on how to book an appointment, please see this flyer


  • Information for Parents of children who receive free school meals - voucher scheme

    We are moving to the Voucher scheme for free school meals during this period of school closure. Information can be found in our letter to parents on the letters page


  • School Closure

    A new letter from the Principal is available which provides important information to parents about the school closure. It can be found here https://bit.ly/33wCK3d


  • Year 11 March Mock Exams - Monday 9 March to Monday 23 March

    March Mock Exams start for Y11 on Monday 9 March To help support and prepare the students, we will be running morning revision breakfast sessions to give students those all-important final bits of revision before each exam. This set of mocks is...


  • Year 8 Guided Pathways evening and subject book

    On Tuesday 21 January, 5-6:30 pm we are holding an information evening for parents and students about the Guided Pathways subject choices. This is a great opportunity to come along and find out how our curriculum is structured as the students move...