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  • 17/06/22

    Poppy Class Trip

    Poppy class pupils had a super trip to Escape in Bourne.  Pupils used lots of their energy climbing high and chasing each other around the play centre. 
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  • 10/06/22

    Cummins Volunteers

    A Cummins work party were in school yesterday chopping back trees, weeding and turning over soil at the front of school. They also weeded around the back of the new building and areas in the Paddock. A special mention to Kyle and Charlie from Snapdragon who helped move tree branches and removed some...
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  • 27/05/22

    The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

    Today, Willoughby Academy pupils and staff celebrated The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee by dressing in red, white and blue and participating in class handmade games. During the afternoon, pupils sat outside in the courtyard to enjoy a Royal tea party complete with Union Jack bunting and flags. We w...
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  • 23/05/22

    Futures Fayre

    Thank you to everyone who attended Futures Fayre on Friday 13th May. This was an opportunity for families to meet with external post 16 providers and consider the different options for their child upon leaving Willoughby. This event was well attended, we look forward to hosting again next...
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  • 17/05/22

    National Space Centre - Leicester

    This week Tulip, Snapdragon and Protea class pupils went on the rescheduled National Space Centre Trip to Leicester.  There was great excitement at the prospect of a coach journey to a new place and we were not disappointed. The exhibits and zones at the Space Centre are very well done and...
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  • 06/05/22

    New Build Opening Ceremony

    Thank you all who attended the official opening of the new Willoughby classrooms and dining hall. The photo shows Daffodil class performing their dance to 'Firework' by Katy Perry.
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  • 29/04/22

    Bowthorpe Park Farm Trip

    Buttercup class had a fantastic day at Bowthorpe Park Farm recently.  Pupils enjoyed driving the ride-on tractors, playing in the large sandpit, stroking the lambs and seeing the piglets.
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  • 22/04/22

    Sensory Suite Refurbishment

    During the Easter holidays the Sensory Suite was refurbished.  We are extremely grateful for the funding of £17,534.53 received from Cummins Generator Technologies for this project.  We are very appreciative of the continual support Willoughby receive from Cummins.  We would als...
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  • 25/03/22

    Newly Hatched Chicks

    Tiger Lily pupils have taken great care of the newly hacked chicks.  Earlier in the week the chicks visited pupils in Poppy and Buttercup classes.
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  • 18/03/22

    Comic Relief - Superhero Day

    Today, Willoughby Academy welcomed a whole host of Superhero’s, including Spiderman, The Hulk, Kung Fu Panda, Batman, Elastigirl and many more superheroes. Thank you to everyone who dressed up, or came to school in non-school uniform and kindly donated to Comic Relief. The total amount ra...
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  • 11/03/22

    Careers Week

    As part of Careers Week, Willoughby were fortunate to have a visit from Police Officer Rebecca Risebrow.  Rebecca visited all classes, pupils loved asking questions, having their photos taken with her and seeing her uniform! Thank you for your time and for visiting Willoughby Academy...
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  • 04/03/22

    World Book Day - Thursday 3rd March

    We enjoyed a fun-packed World Book Day at Willoughby, dressing up as our favourite book characters.  Thank you to everyone who took part.
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