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.

Mr R. Spendlow


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Letter regarding COVID19 home-testing

Letter regarding COVID19 home-testing

11th March 2021

    Dear parents/Careers,   As you know, we have been successfully running the Covid-19 asymptomatic rapid flow tests at …

Jared C Y8 – Covid fundraising hero!

Jared C Y8 – Covid fundraising hero!

2nd March 2021

Jared started boxing when he was 6 years old, and when his boxing academy started to raise funds to ensure their gym could continue to opera …