Malcolm Arnold Acad
Malcolm Arnold Acad@MAA_Academy

Information For Ofsted

The Department for Education require that all school websites contain certain information. To facilitate you finding it, this page provides shortcuts to key information either within this website, or on the main David Ross Education Trust website.


Academy information


Address: Malcolm Arnold Academy, Trinity Avenue, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN2 6JW

Tel: 01604 778000

Headteacher: Mr Chris Steed

Chair of Governors: Jonathan Gardiner 

Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator: Ashley Thomson


To find out about our ethos and values, please click here

Our term dates for the next two academic years are available on the Parent Information page.


Malcolm Arnold Academy is part of the David Ross Education Trust.

Address: David Ross Education Trust, Charnwood College, Thorpe Hill, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 4SQ

Tel: 01476 566 801




For information on our admission arrangements please click here.


Student attainment and Ofsted reports

Information on student attainment is available in the Parent Information section of the website. Direct links to this information are also included below:


Key Stage 4 Performance Results: Obtained from the Department for Education’s School Performance Table






Details about the curriculum can be found in the Study With Us section of the website. Please click here to view all curriculum information. 

You can find details about our Key Stage 5 curriculum on our Sixth Form Courses page. 

Our British Values can be found here.


Pupil Premium/Catch Up Premium

At Malcolm Arnold Academy we fully respect that every school needs to be held accountable for how this money is spent, which is why we make details of how it is used available on our website.

Details of how our Year 7 Catch Up Premium funding has been used this academic year are also available.

Please click here to see this information.



The David Ross Education Trust has policies that run across every academy within the network. Individual academies also have policies determined by their local governing bodies.

To view Malcolm Arnold Academy's local policies (including behaviour, exclusions and SEN), please click here.

In addition to this, our Trust-wide policies can be found here.

Our latest SEND information report can be found here.


Equality objectives

To view our equality objectives, please click here.


Governor information

Information about our governing body, including a register of business interests, terms of office and attendance register can be found here.

To see a list of trustees and members of the David Ross Education Trust, please click here.


Scheme of Delegation

Information about the David Ross Education Trust’s scheme of delegation is available here.


Funding Agreement

A copy of our funding agreement can be found here


Financial information and Articles of Association

All relevant information, including annual reports and articles of association, can be found on the David Ross Education Trust website by clicking here.