Welcome to John Whitgift Academy

John Whitgift Academy is a fully inclusive, caring academy which promotes community and social cohesion based on the simple principles of courtesy, co-operation, tolerance and mutual respect.

We demand personal excellence from students of all ages and abilities, providing them with the necessary support to become responsible citizens.

John Whitgift Academy is committed to providing an innovative, enterprising and energising curriculum with a variety of enrichment opportunities for all.

We offer each student a personalised and dynamic learning pathway with opportunities for early entry and national accreditation. Read More

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  • The Gambia Project Success

    4th April 2014

    Friday 4th April saw all pupils attend JWA in non uniform to raise money for The Gambia Project.

    This was organised by two year 10 pupils who are working to rais

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  • Promote Tolerance Challenge Prejudice

    28th March 2014

    This week pupils of JWA have been treated to an informative assembly from two of our previous pupils who are now studying at Franklin Collage.

    Natasha Mitchell a

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  • Sports Relief Bake Off Champion!

    28th March 2014

    Two heats later and a grand finale Mrs Sears soars triumphantly into 1st place as JWA’S 2014 Bake Off Champion!!!

    The challenge was not only great fun it helped

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  • JWA's New Rugby Shirt

    27th March 2014

    Bailey Shore was selected by the PE team to attend the England RBS 6 Nations match against Wales on Sunday 9th March 2014 and unveiled our academy's new rugby s

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  • Education Show at the NEC

    26th March 2014

    3 students attended the Education show at Birmingham NEC as representatives of the Smoothie Bar and JWA.

    Phil Benson started the Smoothie idea after leaving Hul
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  • Strike News

    25th March 2014

    To confirm; we are NOT affected by strike action on Wednesday 26th March and will be open as usual

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