Woodham Academy has teamed up with Sky Sports and the Youth Sport Trust to launch a female focussed sports initiative within the school. Girls Active aims to increase participation levels of girls in key stage three by providing more opportunities to get involved and peer support. Nationally, only a small number of girls meet the recommended levels of physical activity. … Read More
Students will soon be bringing home appointment sheets for parents to book a time to meet with members of staff to discuss your child’s progress. We look forward to seeing you on the 18th January.
Operation Encompass The safety and wellbeing of young people is our greatest priority. Our school is one of many in County Durham that will be taking part in a new project aimed at providing extra support to young people who are affected by or witness domestic abuse in their home lives. Witnessing domestic abuse is really distressing for a young … Read More
Students at Woodham Academy got in to the Christmas spirit last week by donating hampers to local elderly residents and families in need. Each tutor group took part in a hamper competition bringing in food and gifts from home to create their own hampers. The hampers were all decorated beautifully and full of a variety of cupboard essentials including tins … Read More
Students from Woodham Academy’s Let’s Get Cooking group recently hosted an evening of fine food and festivities for parents and guests. Let’s Get Cooking is the country’s largest network of healthy cooking clubs for children and their families. When children eat better, they do better. The initiative, set up by Children’s Food trust in 2007 was developed to inspire children … Read More
Woodham Academy enjoyed its biggest fair to date as the school opened its doors on Saturday to welcome in the local community for a free family event full of festivities. The main hall was filled with bustling stalls selling homemade trinkets, decorations, hampers, confectionary, jewellery, homeware and more. All stallholders were local, some even former students of Woodham Academy. Crafter … Read More