Here’s a little about us

Learning is at the heart of all we do

Apple Distinguished School

Our mission at Essa is to ensure "All Will Succeed" with this in mind our curriculum, organisation of learning and our support for our young people is centered on the learner. This unrelenting focus on learning has helped the academy significantly improve outcomes for our students.

A building that facilitates the development of relationships

Creating the climate for learning is essential if we are to get our young people fully engaged in learning. The building is centred around two key space our restaurant which doubles as a meeting and work space and the heart space which as well as providing a social meeting space is also our circulation hub.

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our community
Our community


Essa Primary - Bolton’s newest two form entry primary school opened it’s doors in September 2014. This exciting new school has been set up under the Government’s Free School initiative by the Essa Foundation Academies Trust. Essa Primary School will cater for children aged four to eleven by 2020. This year children are able to join in Reception, Year One, Two and Three.

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