We are Stone Soup

‘Creating unimagined futures’

We are committed to the education and welfare of our students, with the goal of preparing them for reintegration into mainstream education.


We are proud to be Ofsted Outstanding 2019*** TES 2020 winners of Alternative Provision school of the year ***



About Us

Timings of the school Day:

9:00am-14:45pm Monday-Thursday
Students finish at 12:45pm on Fridays

School Opening Hours: 8:00am – 16:45pm


Stone Soup Academy is a remarkable place, it shatters many preconceived notions about what Alternative Provision is and what the young people we work with are capable of. We have a dedicated team of teachers leading our education complimented by an engagement team offering support and guidance to students and teachers. Our training programmes continually recruit and train the next generation of staff who specialise in working with our young people.


Our Partners


Latest News

Parent Letter: End of Term May 2024
Parent Letter: Lockdown Procedure
Parent Letter Easter 2024
Expectation Reminder Letter
Year 11: Half Term 4 Exams and Mocks
Year 10: Half Term 4 Mock exams 
Year 11: Half Term 3 Exams and Mocks
Year 10: Half Term 3 Mock exams 
Year 11: January & February Exam Series
Christmas Parent Letter 2023


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Our vision & mission

Our mission is to give students the support they need to develop the skills necessary to re-engage with education and make significant progress in their personal and academic lives.

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We believe that every young person should have the opportunity to succeed by being motivated and inspired

Kerrie Henton


Stone Soup Academy’s recent trip to Edale

Stone Soup Academy