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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  • JWA Enrichment Week

    22nd July 2014

    The last week of term has seen the timetable suspended and all students participating in a variety of workshops.

    One of the workshops held was to create a newsle

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  • JWA Prom 2014

    15th July 2014

    This year’s Year 11 Prom was held at the Oaklands Hall Hotel on Friday 4th July

    The students arrived in their finest in a range of limos, cars, carriages and eve

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  • Summer Camp 2014

    10th July 2014

    We are delighted to be able to run again this year the Year 7 Summer Camp 3 day experience at Cherry Garth.

    The camp takes place  21st July - 23rd July.

    All docum

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  • King George Sports Day

    9th July 2014

    King George Sports Day was the held on the 9th July this year, lots of our pupils took part in various different sports representing JWA.

    It looks like a good da

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  • The Gambia Project Update 3

    4th July 2014

    With the kind help of Sheena Carroll (Gambia Project lead) two of our students Katie Harrington (handing over the cheque) and Cassie-Ann Griffin arranged to do
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  • The walk from Bradley to Barneldby Le Beck

    4th July 2014

    On Tuesday the 2nd of July, a group of year 7 students took a journey on foot from Bradley woods to Barneldby Le Beck. I Courtney Mabbott took the lead of the g

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