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  • 07/05/21

    Lilac Class - Art Work

    This week, Lilac class have continued to add amazing art work to their Handa’s Surprise classroom display.
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  • 30/04/21

    Dinosaur Museum - Purple Class

    Purrple class are thoroughly enjoying their dinosaur topic and have created a dinosaur museum role play area within the class.  The role play area consists of a resident pterodactyl and a nest of dino eggs.  During the term, class pupils hope to add bones and dig up some fossils to ad...
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  • 23/04/21

    Professional Development Success

    Many congratulations to Willoughby’s Business Manager David Tebbutt for successfully completing his BA (Hons) School Business Management Degree.  The degree has been awarded from the University of Gloucestershire.
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  • 01/04/21

    New Willoughby Minibus

    We have some exciting news to share.  On Monday Willoughby took delivery of a brand-new minibus.  Willoughby Academy received funding from Lord's Taverners charity, in addition to this we raised £18,000 as a self help donation. Parent and fundraiser Micky Stokes raised money from...
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  • 26/03/21

    Lego Donation

    We would like to thank Judith Edge from Liberty Partnership for the generous £100 Lego E-Gift card.  Micky Stokes, parent and fundraiser, has kindly selected a range of Lego sets in preparation for the Willoughby Lego club.  Pictured are pupils Gabriella, Liam, Diontie and Ben from A...
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  • 19/03/21

    Comic Relief Day - Superheroes

    Today has been super!!!  We have seen Batman, Spiderman, Superman, Cat Woman, Wonder Woman, X-Men and The Incredibles, you name the hero and we can guarantee they have been at Willoughby today.  Students from across the school have taken part in a variety of activities including; obstacle...
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  • 11/03/21

    Young Artist of the Year Competition

    Last October Willoughby participated in the Rotary Club’s Young Artist of the Year competition.  The theme was ‘Wild in Nature’.  On Thursday we welcomed Steve Powell from the Rotary Club to present prizes to two students. Jessica from Jade class won second prize of...
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  • 09/03/21

    British Science Week

    This week we have all embraced British Science Week.  The theme this year was ‘Innovating for the future’ we have been busy investigating how we can grow a selection of flowers and food produce in school.  During the week we have investigated growing plants and developing fair...
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  • 05/03/21

    Apprentice Teaching Assistant Award

    Many congratulations to Heather who was the winner of the Apprentice Teaching Assistant Award, at last night’s Boston College Apprenticeship Awards.  This is a fitting reward for Heather’s hard work and commitment to her course and Willoughby.  Many congratulations Heather...
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  • 04/03/21

    World Book Day

    It has been a fun-filled week of books and reading at Willoughby. Each class enjoyed their bedtime story sessions, snuggled up in the 4D room.  Purple class made their own story books by choosing characters and deciding where they went.  Red class searched high and low, looking for...
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  • 26/02/21

    School Build Update

    This week Indigo Class have received an update from Site Manager Wayne and Assistant Building Manager Val regarding the new build.  They informed pupils that the foundations have been prepared and are ready for the huge concrete pump to arrive on Tuesday.  Wayne has visited the school buil...
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  • 12/02/21

    Wintery conditions

    We have seen heavy snow fall in some areas during the week. The school closed for two days at the start of the week due to the weather conditions. Here is a picture of our resident snowy giraffes located by the front of the school gates.
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