A selection of Key Stage 4 students from Woodham Academy visited Durham University last week as part of the university’s Durham Unwrapped programme. As the majority of university students were enjoying an extended Christmas break, many facilities were vacant and were showcased allowing Woodham Academy students to get a true flavour of what student life at Durham University is really … Read More
Woodham Academy has a thriving after school hours programme. We are pleased and proud that this is the case. We constantly strive to provide the best servthat we can to our lettees. We are always looking to accommodate local groups and organisations and encourage the use of our facilities which include our swimming pool, sports hall, football pitches, all weather … Read More
Did you know what you wanted to do after school when you were 13 years old? Many students haven’t got a clue, while others know exactly where they want to go and what they want to do. The prospect of planning your career and making choices for your future can be daunting at any age. To help students make the … Read More
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