Reception hours (term time):

  • Monday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Lessons run from 8:30am - 3.00pm on Mondays and 8:30am - 2:30pm Tuesday - Friday

  • Breakfast for students and access to the library is available before school
  • After school clubs run from 3:00pm on Mondays and 2:30pm Tuesday - Friday

Contact Us

How to Find us

The Co-operative Academy of Manchester
Plant Hill Road
Higher Blackley
M9 0WQ

Telephone: 0161 795 3005

Fax: 0161 702 3324
For general enquiries about the academy, please contact Mrs E Atkinson
Principal: Mr S Brice BA Hons, PGCE, NPQH
Chair of the Board of Governors: Mrs B Groarke
Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator: Ms J McManus

Visiting the academy

Please see our directions page for information on getting here on foot, by bike, by bus or car. 

Hire our Facilities

To enquire about the use of our sports complex or outdoor pitches, our meetings rooms and other facilities, please contact Mr A Moth, Facilities Manager on telephone number 0161 795 3005 or alternatively email: 


Requests for copies

We are happy to provide a paper copy of any of the information on our website, free of charge. Please contact us using the details above, stating which information you require copies of.

The Co-operative Academy of Manchester is part of The Co-operative Academies Trust 

Department 10701
1 Angel Square
M60 0AG

0161 692 4309