Welcoming, educational and diverse, the Learning Resource Centre is a place for students to study as well as enjoy a wide range of events including poetry performances and author visits.
The Learning Resource Centre is well stocked with materials to support the curriculum and in addition there is a wide range of fiction books to encourage reading for pleasure. There is also a bank of computers and printer available for students to use.
Mrs Walsh the Learning Resource Centre Manager regularly runs competitions and activities for students to take part in.
In 2015 the Learning Resource Centre at Wrenn Academy was honoured with Northamptonshire’s Gold Library Award, the counties highest award for libraries, in recognition of its work to promote a love of reading. The accolade has been awarded by Learning Resources for Education, Northamptonshire County Council’s schools library service, which launched the School Library Award in May 2014.
As a school dedicated to promoting reading we are delighted to have signup up to the Scholastic Reading Charter and our year 7 students all take part in the Scholastic Reading Pro. scheme.
The Learning Resource Centre is open before and after school for students to study and carry out research during the following times:
Monday 8.00am – 4.00pm
Tuesday 8.00am – 4.00pm
Wednesday 8.00am – 4.00pm
Thursday 8.00am – 4.00pm
Friday 8.00am – 3.10pm