Welcome to Woodham Academy

Woodham Academy

We are proud that boys and girls of all abilities make very good progress at Woodham Academy.

This is because our highly experienced teachers challenge all students to do their best, all of the time. Lessons are exciting, often using the latest digital media. Teachers at Woodham Academy enjoy working with young people and are committed to doing their very best for them.

Headteacher News

Welcome to Woodham Academy. I’m proud to be the headteacher of a school you can trust. Woodham’s journey over the last few years has seen us evolve into a very different place. The entire school community has worked very hard to create a calm, well-behaved, hard-working and nurturing environment, where all students can be successful.

School Development News

The new buildings will accommodate students in a variety of modern classrooms and specialist spaces; they will deliver significant operational benefits by minimising movement time around the site, provide state of the art IT infrastructure and will provide an attractive learning environment to complement the school curriculum. All of which will contribute to enhancing students’ learning.  cessful. We thorougly believe in ‘Achievement for all’.

Latest News


Planetarium Experience

Planetarium Experience. In a remarkable convergence of educational outreach and astronomical fascination, nine schools from the Newton Aycliffe area joined…

NEET Figure

NEET Figure. Every year, the government release school’s NEET figure, which stands for Not in Education, Employment or Training. Woodham…

Derwent Hill

Derwent Hill. Woodham Academy students participated in a weekend residential at Derwent Hill Outdoor Activity Centre situated in the Lake…

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