Ofsted Visit

SNA graded GOOD by Ofsted

Ofsted report

Parental View

End of Term

Looking forward to next year

Official Opening

SNA opened by Richard Whitehead MBE

Vertical tutor group

Exciting Change for SNA Read More


Our reading festival returned

GCSE results

Congratulations also to our Year 11's for their fantastic exam results.

A level results

Congratulations to our Sixth form students in their exam.

FC Porto Trip

Portugal trip - Easter 2019

GCSE changes

GCSE's are changing from 2017 please read the information sheet

Latest Newsletter

Read our latest academy newsletter


Business Award

Child Employment Awareness

Please read Nottinghamshire County Council information on the employment of children aged between 13 and 16.

Academy Facility Hire

A new Academy Facility Hire Price List has just been released

Academy Parking

Please park in the two main carparks at the front of reception or the car park next to the tennis courts. Please do not park on the grass or the verges. Alternative parking available on Cropwell Road.

Contact Us telephone (0115) 911 0091 SNA Electronic Learning Environment

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About Us


South Nottinghamshire Academy (formerly Dayncourt School) is a co-educational foundation academy for students aged 11 – 18. The academy serves the communities of Cotgrave, Radcliffe on Trent and Shelford within the borough of Rushcliffe in South Nottinghamshire. There are currently around 500 students at South Nottinghamshire Academy plus 100 full and part-time staff. It was previously a specialist sports college and became an Academy in September 2011.

Our mission statement is ‘Pushing our boundaries to achieve more’. Students at South Nottinghamshire Academy are expected to work hard and achieve the best they can. We provide support and a safe, friendly and caring environment that allows all our students to reach their full potential.

We offer a traditional academic timetable which maximises student performance. A range of amenities are available in the academy including superb sports installations, excellent dining hall, fully equipped classrooms with the latest IT and music and drama facilities. Amenities are also heavily used out of normal learning hours by students, local community groups and sports clubs; reflecting our belief in providing lifelong learning opportunities for everyone. South Nottinghamshire Academy is sponsored by Redhill Academy Trust.