School's Marketing & Alumni Manager, Mr McKay, was able to visit a number of our…
Transfer 2022 – Familiarisation Video
As the first Transfer Assessment approaches this Saturday, this short video is designed to help…
Sponsor Profile – PodiumFit
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Committed to learning in a caring environment
Building upon traditions established over almost two centuries, Ballymena Academy remains committed to the pursuit of excellence in a learning environment which is always welcoming, caring and inspiring.
Thinking of joining us?
Ballymena Academy is a friendly, caring school in which pupils are encouraged to realise their full potential and pursue excellence in all their activities.
We hope you will find out more by visiting our school and speaking to our staff and pupils.Discover More
Help us maintain excellence
‘The BA Foundation is a fund established to help our dedicated staff continue to offer the educational experience that previous generations benefited from and accepted as a given.
We know that many former pupils of our school and their parents have fond memories of their time here and we hope our friends and alumni will support our efforts to keep providing an enriched education that is still free for everyone, regardless of background.Learn More
Health & Wellbeing
Caring for the individual
Supporting the health and wellbeing of each of our young people, lies at the heart of pastoral care in Ballymena Academy.
We are pleased to announce that Ballymena Academy has been officially named as a Take 5 School, in recognition of all the steps which we are taking as a community to promote emotional well-being for all pupils, families and staff.