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Headteacher's Welcome

Hertswood Academy is a thriving and happy learning-focused community.

Peter gilletWe provide an engaging learning environment with an innovative curriculum, personalised care and support and a broad enrichment programme for all students. Our stimulating range of extra-curricular activities supports wider learning and we develop students’ creativity and independence so that they are able to flourish in the rapidly changing world in which we live.

Our own theatre and state-of-the-art sports facilities are a testament to the creative and active commitment we have to nurture fully rounded individuals. We have a clear expectation for our students to work hard, behave well and develop as confident individuals, responsible citizens and successful 21st century independent learners.

Hertswood Academy aims to provide a world-class educational environment for our young people and the wider community. Indeed, community and individual well-being are at the heart of what the Academy stands for. We are committed that all members of our community aim high and achieve excellence in being the best that they can be. We look forward to welcoming you.

Peter Gillett

Headteacher

Achieve Excellence

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More from the 2013 Sixth Form leadership team. (2 of 2) https://t.co/4YciPD9dez
@ HertswoodUK - Oct 11, 2021
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With our recent visit from outstanding alumni Sophie, we wanted to update you on the recent achievements of more students from 's 2013 Sixth Form leadership team! 😀🏆 (1 of 2) https://t.co/fq59zEiT8F
@ HertswoodUK - Oct 11, 2021
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Another great alumni visit in September, from Rosie Walsh who left in 2019 to study History at Oxford University. She spoke to our Sixth Form about her experiences, university, and saying 'yes' to every opportunity. https://t.co/Uw6fU8bvE0
@ HertswoodUK - Oct 08, 2021
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@ HertswoodUK - Oct 05, 2021
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Thanks to for their great array of refreshments at the Open Evening at tonight, for prospective students and their families. 🍌🍇🍰🍕🥗 https://t.co/oLSJ55EMgd
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 29, 2021
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Check out 's Open Evening 2021 video, to go along with this evening's tours of the school. https://t.co/joYjRSLfzO
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 29, 2021
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Our Year 7 tour guides look forward to welcoming prospective students and their families to 's Open Evening tonight! If you've not yet booked your tour, visit https://t.co/mUpY9NWLla. 🏫👨‍🏫👩‍🏫☺️ https://t.co/hPbeTDdoxH
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 29, 2021
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@ HertswoodUK - Sep 29, 2021
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@ HertswoodUK - Sep 27, 2021
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@ HertswoodUK - Sep 23, 2021
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Here are the first topics for 's monthly Photography Challenges for students in Years 7-10 this year! We look forward to sharing some great photos through the year! 📸🌟 https://t.co/SP02mtzQ5K
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 20, 2021
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Visit https://t.co/mUpY9NF9WA to learn more about Academy's Open Evening, and to book a tour for your family. https://t.co/3gZUDO3NpF
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 16, 2021
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Our enormous thanks to inspiring alum for visiting once again today to talk to our Year 11 and Sixth Form students about her childhood, going to , the , and becoming a lawyer with . https://t.co/NpvYvVqlAa
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 16, 2021
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Banners up for 's Open Evening on Weds 29th September, 6-8pm! Learn more and book a tour for your family with one of our students, at https://t.co/mUpY9NWLla https://t.co/7KZkg0uVD8
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 16, 2021
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At Hertswood Academy Students and staff can rearrange the tables, which have writable LearningSurface® tops, to work independently or in groups. https://t.co/KMwFeSeOnt
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 16, 2021
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Extra curricular clubs and activities are underway at , both before and after school. ⚽️🏀🏉🏐🏸🏓🕺💃📚🎼🇫🇷🇪🇸📸🎨 Find the full list at https://t.co/vNjGr3edaM https://t.co/YIXuSBeBmq
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 15, 2021
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If you've not yet been there, be sure stop by the brand new Academy website! 💻📱😎 https://t.co/mUpY9NWLla https://t.co/rLDijkQ3xY
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 13, 2021
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This week we are proud to have completed our roll-out of student Chromebooks, one-to-one, to every year group! 💻🧑‍🎓 (Also bonus picture with school dog Riley. 🐶😁) https://t.co/6odtZupW9P
@ HertswoodUK - Sep 10, 2021
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's top 5 students achieved an amazing 55 grades 9-7! ➡️Nyle - 12 GCSE 9,9,9,9,9,9,9,9,9,8,8,6 ➡️Zak - 12 GCSE 9,9,9,9,9,9,9,9,9,9,9,7 ➡️George - 12 GCSE 9,9,9,9,9,9,9,9,9,8,8,5 ➡️Luke - 11 GCSE, 1 BTEC 9,9,9,9,9,9,9,L2D*,8,8,8,7 ➡️Iasmina - 11 GCSE 9,9,9,9,9,8,8,7,7,7,6 https://t.co/dwtojqhOMj
@ HertswoodUK - Aug 12, 2021
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Following a week that included our celebration assembly and prom, we are excited to announce 's Year 11 students' hard work over the last 5 years, and their commitment to their education during the pandemic, has resulted in a fantastic set of grades! https://t.co/JODHE0CaN8
@ HertswoodUK - Aug 12, 2021
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