Due to positive Covid-19 cases in the school community, some pupils need to self-isolate. All pupils who have been sent home to isolate must get a PCR test. Pupils must continue to isolate, even if the PCR test is negative.

  • Some Y7 and Y9 pupils return on 21st June 2021
  • Some Y7 / Y8 / Y10 pupils return on 22nd June 2021
  • Some Y7 pupils must isolate until 25th June.
  • Some Y9 pupils to return on 28th June

All lessons for pupils in self-isolation will be on MS Teams from 15th June.

Finance & Funding

We receive funding from: 


The pupil premium is additional funding for publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and close the gap between them and their peers.

Pupil premium funding is available to:

  • local authority maintained schools, including special schools and pupil referral units (PRUs)
  • voluntary-sector alternative provision (AP), with local authority agreement
  • special schools not maintained by the local authority (NMSS)
  • academies and free schools, including special and AP academies
  • For more details of our pupil premium funding awards please click here


The Year 7 literacy and numeracy catch-up premium has been offered by the Government to give schools additional funding to support those year 7 pupils who did not achieve at least level 4 in reading and/or maths at the end of key stage 2 (KS2).The purpose of this funding is to enable Burnage Academy for Boys to deliver additional help, such as intensive support in small groups, for those pupils who need it.

The premium is spent in a variety of ways, including:

  • Small group and one to one tuition provided by Teaching Assistants to support learning
  • Resources to support learning
  • In-class support for literacy and numeracy across the curriculum
  • Increased support in Y7 maths and English lessons
  • Reading Interventions including the Dockside Reading Scheme for struggling readers; corrective reading – Decoding; corrective reading – Comprehension
  • Accelerated Reader programme
  • Staff training on identified interventions
  • For more information on Year 7 Catch-Up Premium please see https://www.gov.uk/guidance/year-7-literacy-and-numeracy-catch-up-premium-guide-for-schools

For more details of our Year 7 Catch-Up Premium funding awards please click here.


The Trustees’ Latest Report and Audited Accounts can be accessed from the link below:

Trustees Report 2020

Trustees Report 2019
Trustees Report 2018
Trustees Report 2017
Trustees Report 2016

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For information on Governors’ attendance records and roles, please see our Governors Page

To contact the Trust, please email Alan Scott (Chair of Governors) via our office email: office@burnage.manchester.sch.uk


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