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  • Year 9 visit to Humberston beach

    23rd November 2015

    Year 9 Geographers have been studying fieldwork skills in preparation for their GCSE fieldwork. In order to practice these skills they were invited on a fieldtrip to Humberston beach this month. The purpose of the day was to assess the impact of the coastal flood defences through surveys and measurements. Students were measuring the influence of the groynes on the beach and exploring the strength and direction of long shore drift.  The day was extremely useful in preparation for the rigours of the new GCSE

  • Leicester Tigers trip- 13th November

    16th November 2015

    Staff and 11 students had the opportunity to visit the home of Leicester Tigers on Friday night leaving JWA at 4pm ready for a 7.45pm kick off. Although not returning until the early hours of Saturday it was a fabulous trip and a fantastic for the students to see top class rugby.


    The reigning French Champions visited Welford Road as Leicester Tigers kicked off their European Rugby Champions campaign against Stade Francais.


    Stade Francais are one of the most successful French teams in the French top 14 leagu

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    ROAD TO RIO- Duncan Goodhew MBE visits JWA

    12th November 2015

    On the 11th November, Premier Sport,  the UK’s leading provider of physical education and sports coaching services to schools, had their official launch in North East Lincolnshire and it was our honour to hold it here at John Whitgift Academy.

    Along with Premier Sports staff came Olympic gold medallist Duncan Goodhew MBE, who won the 100 metre breaststroke at the 1980 Olympic Games, and was on hand to give gold medal winning advice to the children. The purpose of the visit was to work with years 7 and 8 stud

  • Year 11 October half term revision timetable

    22nd October 2015

    Year 11 October Half term revision –
    Please see individual teachers for session times and individual appointments if necessary.



    Monday 26th October

    English (Morning)

    Maths (Afternoon)

    Science (All day drop-ins)


    Tuesday 27th October


    MFL (Morning)

    Dance (Afternoon)

    Drama (All day)

    Music (All day)

    PE (All day)

    Health and Social Care (All day)


    Wednesday 28th October

    Drama (All day)

    Music (All day)


  • Box Clever Theatre Company visit

    13th October 2015

     On Thursday 8th October Box Clever theatre company came in to perform 'The Hate Play' - a play about the dangers of turning a blind eye to bullying - for Year 8 and Year 9 students. The play was energetic and informative, and many students picked up on the important message it communicated. Twenty-eight year 9 students then took part in a workshop, where they had the change to write their own monologues for one of the five professional actors to perform. It was a very enjoyable experience for all involved!

  • The Opera comes to JWA

    7th October 2015


    On the 23rd & 24th September 2015, 51 year 8,9,10 students were involved in workshops with the Garsington Opera company. They were chosen due to their exceptional progress in performing arts lessons & involvement in extra curricular activities. Working in MAPAS, thanks to Sue Baker, the students were put through their musical & dramatic paces. The workshops were based on Mozart’s very well-known opera “Cossi fan tutte” Over the 2 days students worked with 4 members of the Opera company on a range of music

  • JWA Arts Festival

    2nd March 2015

    Click on the timetable below to find out what is going on next week.

    Which activities will you be involved in?


    3rd February 2015

    Saw JWA who represented North East Lincs (NEL) take the title of County champions, beating Hull, East Riding and North Lincoln.

    Game one was against Hull who were tournament favourites to win. Where we displayed great movement up and down the court, getting back into defence quick to shut out Hull's attack.


    JWA (NEL) 11 - 4 Hull

    Name:2PT:3PT:Free ThrowTurnover:Block:
    Charlie Ledbury4 1  
    Jay Harvey2  11
    Taelan Reynold2    
    Reece Pope     
    Dom Stephenson     
    Ryan Hall     
    Jamie Wall     
    James Macdonald2    
    Usmaan R
  • Year 11 Intevention Timetable

    29th January 2015

    2.40pm – 3.30/4.00pm (Times may vary)

    Please click on the link below to find out what intervention is on each school night
  • RAF Coningsby trip

    23rd January 2015

    On Friday 23 January 14 students and 3 members of staff attended RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire.



    In June 2005 the Squadron officially moved to its home base at RAF Coningsby and by July it was teaching new pilots for 17(R) Squadron on a formal course. Bucking the trend of recent squadron disbandments, 29(R) Squadron officially ‘stood up’ for operational service on 4 November 2005. This signified a major milestone in the introduction of the Typhoon to RAF service, as it indicated that the Squadron was

  • Under 16's CHAMPIONS 2015

    21st January 2015

    With 6 - wins, 1 - draw 0 - loses we are the tournaments undefeated champions winning all three games last night has sent us to the next round, The Humber Games.


    First games performance was a 10 - 4 win over OWA which was a vital win to send us to the top of the table. Sealing the win on this game was from Charlie Ledbury and Taelan Reynolds by sinking a 3pointer each.

    Second game was a victory against Tolbar A team with a win of 12 - 4, a great performance showing good possession of the ball, playing to our