Ballymena Academy is situated in picturesque parkland within easy walking distance of the Town Centre.

Pupils have access to an extensive complex of well-maintained, ‘environmentally friendly’ buildings and 80 acres of immaculately maintained grounds in a splendid setting. The accommodation, which has been extensively extended and modernised over recent years, provides a well-appointed and secure learning environment.

With views of Slemish Mountain and the North Antrim countryside, the D.B. Jagoe Sixth Form Centre is a splendid learning, study and recreation facility.

Main Building Facilities

  • 36 General Classrooms
  • 4 Networked Computer rooms
  • 7 Networked Computer Clusters
  • 3 specialist Geography Rooms
  • 2 Home Economics Rooms
  • 14 Science laboratories, Green House
  • Technology and Design Centre
  • 2 Art Rooms
  • Drama Suite
  • Music Centre with Practice Rooms and Classrooms
  • Careers Suite with Interview Rooms and Resource Centre
  • School Library with Multi-media Resources
  • Mol Assembly Hall with Stage
  • Minor Hall
  • Self-service Cafeteria
  • Administrative Offices
  • Medical room with First Aid Area
  • Mac Suite

D.B. Jagoe Sixth Form Facilities

  • Open Study Area
  • Silent Study Area
  • I.C.T. resources
  • Recreation Floor
  • 2 Classrooms
  • Locker Bays
  • Servery