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Stoke-on-Trent's first academy opens today

Stoke-on-Trent's first academy officially opens today Credit: ITV Central

Stoke-on-Trent's first academy officially opens today. The Co-operative Academy of Stoke-on-Trent was launched in 2010 and cost £23million and is built on the site of the former Brownhills Maths and Computing College.

The Academy is the first to open in Stoke-on-Trent, under the former Government's Building Schools or the future scheme. The new building has been created to provide students with state-of-the-art facilities that are the best in the region.

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