Our latest risk COVID-19 risk assessment can be viewed here

Our COVID-19 lateral flow testing risk assessment can be viewed here

Safeguarding Notification

If you have a concern about a child’s safety or welfare that is an emergency please contact the Police on 999 or 101 for non-emergency incidents

Our Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is Mr S Taylor, our safeguarding team can be contacted on or 07715961444 (during normal working hours)

The Local Authority Safeguarding Hubs can be contacted here: Nottinghamshire residents: 03005008090 and Nottingham City residents: 0115 8764800

Other safeguarding contacts are as follows: NSPCC hotline-08088005000 Childline: 0800 1111

Young people can get online mental health support from

Please report any concerns about a child’s safety or welfare to the appropriate organisation AND notify us at the Academy. Your child will be in touch with their teachers/tutor regularly through blended and live learning and can also report any concerns themselves. We will also conduct safe and well checks for all our students during the lockdown period.

Welcome to Arnold Hill Academy

“Be inspired and achieve together”

Arnold Hill Academy is a large academy in Arnold, just outside the City of Nottingham. With almost 1,600 students on roll we are one of the largest secondary academies in the county. Our academic standards are high and students are challenged to stretch themselves and achieve the very best they can.

Our school buildings, extensive grounds and facilities are of a very high standard. Our students benefit from learning in modern, purpose-built classrooms which include: a separate Sixth Form building, extensive provision for Food Education and Design & Technology, Computing, Science, Drama, a Dance studio with sprung floor and mirrors and fantastic indoor sports facilities as well as numerous outdoor grass pitches and all-weather rubber crumb pitches.

When you choose Arnold Hill, you choose to be part of something special.

Arnold Hill Academy is part of The Spencer Academies Trust, a multi-academy trust with schools across the East Midlands, and with a strategic focus on Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. A high performing regional MAT with a national reputation for excellence, Spencer Academies Trust schools include primary, secondary and sixth form provision.