Old faces and news join the school as the third series of the hit returns to Channel 4 this June.
Nasreen is set for great things at Oxford, if only she can make her mind up about going there while Missy has plans of her own to join the fair.
New Deputy Head Teacher Martin Evershed (Robert James Collier) has a baptism of fire when a mother wants her kids removed from the school and later his car gets set alight.
Kaneez is as always hilarious as she takes it upon herself to deal with phallic symbols drawn on the school.
Mandy Carter (Jo Joyner) is tackling teacher arguments and reject pupils but thankfully a friend is on her to give her a much needed pep talk.
Director of Behavior Sue Carp (Charlie Hardwick) starts her new position at the school but isn’t likely to make many friends with her racist attitudes.
Ackley Bridge returns to Channel 4 on Tuesday 18th June