Contact the Academy
We are always happy to help in any way we can. Below you will find contact details for the Academy and Landau Forte Charitable Trust.
Your first point of contact with the Academy will be a member of the Administration Team (Mrs Hopkins, Mrs Matthews, Mrs Flavell, Mrs Woollard, Mrs O’Donnell, Mrs Orton, Miss Percival).
For queries regarding a student’s education, the first point of contact is the Personal Tutor – please telephone the Academy and we will ensure that your call is directed to the right person. We always aim to respond to queries of this nature within 24 hours, unless a more urgent response is required.
General administrative queries should be directed to the Admin Team, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Attendance Officer email email@example.com or telephone 01827 301825 (this is a separate, direct number)
The local community can contact the Academy using email address firstname.lastname@example.org – feedback is important to us so that we can make improvements to the way in which we do our business.
You can contact the Academy by using the contact form or by email, telephone, fax or post – see details below.
Landau Forte Academy Tamworth Sixth Form
How to find us
Travelling by Train
Walking from Tamworth train station should only take you around 12 minutes. Once out of the station take the fourth exit at the roundabout onto Offadrive. Walk up the hill to the traffic lights and turn right onto Upper Gungate. The Academy is around a 5 minute walk up the hill on the right. The approximate journey times below should give you an idea of how long it takes to reach us by train:
- Lichfield: 6 minutes. Every hour from Lichfield Trent Valley
- Burton on Trent: 11 minutes. Every half an hour from Burton Upon Trent
- Nuneaton: 14 minutes. Every hour from Nuneaton
- Rugeley: 13 minutes.
- Birmingham: 16 minutes
- Derby: 20 minutes
Travelling by Bus
Students travelling by bus alighting in Tamworth Town Centre will only need to walk 5–10 minutes to find the Sixth Form. Detailed bus route information for Tamworth can be found on the Staffordshire County Council’s website.
The approximate journey times below should give you an idea of how long it takes to reach us by bus:
- Lichfield: ‘Xpre55’ every 30 minutes: average commute 20 minutes from Lichfield bus station to Tamworth Corporation Street.
- Burton on Trent: Every 30 minutes from Burton Upon Trent: average commute 10 minutes.
- Sutton Coldfield: ‘Arriva 110’ every 15-30 minutes: average commute 20 minutes from Gracechurch Shopping Centre to Tamworth town centre.
Staffordshire County Council are introducing a public transport scheme for Under 20’s; a bus pass that’s equivalent to £1.30 per journey, applicable to school holidays and weekends as well. Further information can be found at link Help with Travel
Travelling by Academy Transport
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Contact the Trust
Landau Forte Academy Tamworth Sixth Form is part of the family of Academies owned and operated by Landau Forte Charitable Trust. Your first point of contact with the Trust will be the PA to the Chief Executive, Mrs Nicola Hardy. You can contact the Trust in the following ways:
Landau Forte Charitable Trust
Landau Forte Charitable Trust is a company limited by guarantee, registered in England (No. 2387916). The Trust’s registered office is at Landau Forte College, Fox Street, Derby, DE1 2LF. The Trust is an exempt charity.