Inspiring our students to have confidence, character and commitment
Select Language

Welcome from the Principals

We are honoured to lead the team at Atlantic Academy, a unique, all-through provision working to transform the lives of all of our students; inspiring them to have the confidence, character and commitment to realise their full potential. 

Our goal is to deliver a rigorous, engaging curriculum, to improve outcomes for all our students and provide opportunities for cultural enrichment.  We want all our students to live happy, healthy and productive lives. 

Our school’s unique nature and small size ensures we know your children well and can understand their needs and ambitions,  helping them to strive to achieve their very best

We are an integral part of the Portland community.  Portland and Portland’s future matter to us and we will equip your children with the skills, attitudes, academic qualifications and imagination needed for the complex and changing world ahead. 

In choosing Atlantic Academy Portland for your child, you will be joining an exceptional team.  

We are delighted to welcome you and your child to the Academy.

Miss Heppell & Mrs Bishop 

Principal for Primary & Principal for Secondary 

Our website aims to give you a flavour of life at the Academy but the best way to find out what we’re about is to arrange a visit. We are always happy to give tours and discuss the needs of your child with you on an individual basis, so please make an appointment via the office and we look forward to meeting you personally.

Contact Form

  • *
  • *
  • *
  • *
  • *
  • May 23, 2020 How will bubbles work? When will staff eat lunch? What about marking? We asked ,
  • May 22, 2020 Thank you to the 43 families who joined our quiz today! Well done to our top 10. Join us next Fri...
  • May 22, 2020 Atlantic will not be re-opening to Year 10 on Monday 1st June. As reiterated in the combined lett...
  • May 22, 2020 We hope you have a happy and safe half term enjoying the sun. Remember to stay at home and stay s...
  • May 22, 2020 Join us for the quiz today at 5pm. Who will be the winner this week? Read more
  • May 22, 2020 Quiz time in less than an hour! Read more
  • May 22, 2020 There are free audio books for children on Audible Stories. Have a listen and let us know which o...
  • May 22, 2020 Leah has been doing some more beautiful artwork. Read more