Why choose JWA?

We are a relatively small Academy that has a team of enthusiastic, well qualified teachers that want to help your children reach their full potential.  Being a small academy, your child will never be lost in the crowd unlike larger academies; instead we know every child, their strengths and their areas for development.


  • Free transport to and from JWA from three locations in Grimsby – putting your child’s safety first!

  • We are an improving Academy

  • Outstanding learning resources

  • We have a 220 seat cinema

  • We have two swimming pools

  • We have our own Engineering plant

  • We have extra-curricular after school clubs just for Year 5 and 6 children

  • Free uniform (including P.E. kit)

  • Our doors are always open for you to pay us a visit but unlike other academies, an appointment is not needed!

Come and see us and have a look around the calm, purposeful working environment this academy has to offer your childappointments not needed!!


Tel: (01472) 887117 


Email: info@Johnwhitgift.org.uk

 Have your say here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BPMQYSH 

east block entrance

south block cage