The Martin Bacon Academy is a state of the art, Area Special School, built in the heart of the Northstowe Learning Community. The school caters for children and young people aged 3 to 19 who have a range of complex and significant learning needs in the area of cognition and learning (with other co-occurring conditions). This covers a wide range of needs including learners with autistic spectrum condition and those with complex physical and sensory impairments. At full capacity The Martin Bacon Academy will have 110 pupils attending.