Deputy headteacher Andrew Bell with student Josh Blackburn on results day

‘Fantastic’ results in English and Maths

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Students at Woodham Academy have been praised for achieving “fantastic” results in the crucial subjects of English and Maths. Analysis of GCSE results for both key subjects show Woodham Academy performing well above the provisional county average. Overall, the school recorded its best ever results across all subjects, despite the introduction of a tougher new exam system this year. In …

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Year 7 students are welcomed on their first day at Woodham Academy

Year 7 Blog #1 – First impressions of ‘Big School’

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Young people don’t read, right? Young people don’t write, right? Well, it might surprise you to discover that they do, and in greater numbers than they ever have before. In fact, young people are probably busy composing and receiving notes, messages, missives, memos, epistles, dispatches & disputations, letters, diatribes and all imaginable manner of non-verbal communications right now, right under …

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ParentPay reminder and update

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A reminder to parents: please activate your ParentPay account and top up your balance in time for the start of the new school year. A small number of parents may not yet have received an activation password due to technical issues beyond our control. Please be assured that students will still receive a school meal if required and the cost …

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Looking forward to the new school year

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We hope you have all enjoyed the summer holidays. We are looking forward to welcoming our new Year 7 students and our returning students to school next week. Please note that for students entering Year 7, school commences on Tuesday, September 5. Students should arrive before 8.45 and assemble in front of reception. For Years 8-11, school will commence on Wednesday, September 6 …

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GCSE Results – the best ever

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Congratulations to all our students on their outstanding GCSE results – the best in the school’s history. Highlights include: The proportion passing both English and maths is 22% above last year. Pass rate in both English and maths is above 70%.  This is a real achievement given new, more challenging examinations. (English 77%, maths 70%). Proportion achieving “good” pass is …

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GSCE Results Day – Thursday 24th August 2017

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Year 11 students can collect their results from 10.00am Year 10 students wishing to collect GCSE English Language results can do from 11.00am If students are unable to collect their results in person, they can either send in a stamped addressed envelope so that results can be posted to them, or give a written, signed letter of authority to allow someone …

Danny MorgansGSCE Results Day – Thursday 24th August 2017