Welcome to Astley Sports College

Astley Sports College is a school where there is a relentless pursuit of excellence. Our ethos of Achieving Excellence Together runs through all aspects of school life for staff and students. Astley Sports College was judged as having made ‘Outstanding Improvement’ (Ofsted); an accolade we are extremely proud of.

The excellent rate of progress made by students this year combined with the superb quality of teaching and learning has resulted in record breaking GCSE results the last three years.

Upcoming Events

  1. Year 11 Parents’ Evening

    October 22 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  2. Students Finish for October Half-Term Holidays

    October 23 @ 2:45 pm
  3. October Half-Term Holidays

    October 26 @ 8:00 am - October 30 @ 5:00 pm

Headteacher’s Updates  [click here for all entries]

  • Headteacher’s Update 1st October 2015

    Celebrating 60 years of success and development Don’t forget that next Saturday 10th October 2015 sees us all celebrate 60 Years of Astley.  Please do pop in to to have a chat with the “old Girls” or former staff and students of Astley over the last sixty years.  School is open from 12-4pm “An event … Read more »

  • Headteacher’s Update 2nd September 2015

    New Year New Start It has been great this morning to welcome all year groups to Astley.  The very smooth start to the year was helped with Year 7 starting earlier than the other year groups.  Our Assembly for Year 7 focused upon the summer read of Wonder by RJ Palacio.  This links in very … Read more »

School News  [click here for all entries]

  • Contact the School to arrange a personal tour!

    Due to the hard work, enthusiasm and efforts of all involved, our latest Open Evening was our most popular ever! The hall was full for both Head Teacher speeches and the ‘buzz’ around school was extremely positive. There were lots of positives comments throughout the night and many smiling faces as people were leaving. A big … Read more »

  • Astley 60th Anniversary Celebration

    Celebrating 60 years of success and development. “An event to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the opening of Astley County Grammar School. All alumni and staff of the school over the years – ACGS, Dukinfield High, Astley High and Astley Sports College – are invited and we hope to see as many of you as … Read more »

  • MU legend Denis Irwin visits Astley for a kick-about!

    Thank you to Manchester Evening News for the original story. Students at Astley had a P.E. lesson with a difference after a Manchester United legend popped in for a kick-about. Denis Irwin surprised students at the school by getting involved in various games with year 7 and 8 pupils. The former Republic of Ireland star … Read more »

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