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At Exeter Deaf Academy, we welcome deaf children and young people from across the UK. We are a bilingual day and residential school and college for
5-25 year olds, teaching in English and British Sign Language. Our aim is to give our students the confidence, communication skills, education and support network they need to
achieve their goals, and dream big.

Welcome from our Principals

 Click here to find out about our plans to build Devon's new Deaf Academy and our relocation to Exmouth in 2020.

Our New Academy...

On Friday 1 March we marked the official start of construction of our new home in Exmouth with Midas, the construction company who are building...

Our New Academy Ground-breaking Ceremony

January Visit to the Apple...

At the end of January a group of students took part in two workshops at the Apple Store in Princesshay Exeter. Emily Quigley and...

January Visit to the Apple Store

LEGO Therapy

Rachel, our Speech and Language Therapist, runs LEGO therapy sessions weekly with some of our school students. LEGO®-Based Therapy is a...

LEGO Therapy

BSL English Interpreter

British Sign Language (BSL) / English Interpreter (Term time)FTE salary from £31,408.00 to £33,838.00 (pro-rata for part-time, term...

BSL English Interpreter

Chris Fonseca Dance Workshop

A huge thank you to Chris Fonseca who recently came to visit us and teach our students some dance moves! Chris was recently seen auditioning on...

Chris Fonseca Dance Workshop

Derby Deaf Football...

On Tuesday 6 February some of our School students travelled to Derby for the annual Deaf Schools Football Tournament!  Our team had a 6am...

Derby Deaf Football Tournament 2019

Taekwondo for WOW Wednesday!

Every Wednesday a group of our students take part in a Taekwondo session with Learning Leader Fran – who is also a black belt! Taekwondo is...

Taekwondo for WOW Wednesday!

Supply/Bank Residential...

Supply/Bank Residential Support Workers  £8.65 to £9.56 per hour The Exeter Deaf Academy staff team are talented and dedicated...

Supply/Bank Residential Support Workers