Maltby Academy is an 11-19 mixed secondary school which serves Maltby and surrounding villages. An Ofsted Monitoring visit took place in June 2012 and judged the Academy to be 'good to outstanding'.
The Academy's main sponsor is U-Explore, a media education company which is dedicated to raising young people's aspirations. Rotherham MBC is the co-sponsor of the Academy. Their contribution will be to ensure that learning and excellence is central to everything that the Maltby Learning Community provides for all ages. Sheffield Hallam University is a professional partner which provides expertise and support in professional development and progression for Academy students and staff and for the Maltby Learning Community.
Maltby Academy have recently broken school records with 70% of students achieving 5A*-C GCSE results including English and Maths. The Academy have also achieved a 'Most Improved Academy Award' for two consecutive years as awarded by the SSAT.