Smaller Class Sizes

Students at St Helens College 14-16 Academy benefit from smaller class sizes resulting in a lot more help and dedicated support.

Experienced Vocational Staff

St Helens College 14-16 Academy provides you with access to vocational specialists; people with expert knowledge and experience who are passionate about their industry.

Breakfast Club

St Helens College 14-16 Academy will be open to students from 8am and all students will be provided with a free breakfast every weekday. You can choose from toast, cereal or porridge and a drink. You can arrive early, socialise with your friends and enjoy your breakfast.


A free Arriva bus pass will be available to all St Helens College 14-16 Academy students.

Typical School Day

You will be able to eat your free breakfast from 8am in the food court, with the school day starting at 8.30am and finishing at 3.30pm, Monday to Thursday and finishing at 1.20pm on Friday.

Break Time

There will be vending facilities provided within the social areas and drinks and snacks will be available.

Lunch Time

Lunch will be available each day; it will be served in the food court in the STEM Centre, Technology Campus adjacent to St Helens College 14-16 Academy. There is a dedicated seating area for St Helens College 14-16 Academy students. A range of hot and cold meals, sandwiches and snacks are available from the food court. You will be supervised throughout lunchtime. Students who are entitled to a free school lunch will be provided with one. If you wish to bring your own lunch, you may eat within St Helens College 14-16 Academy social areas.