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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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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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"Our students worked incredibly hard to ensure they excelled and this is in no small part due to the huge support of our Sixth Form Team, their subject teachers and their families. We look forward to their future successes!” -Mr Gillett, Headteacher https://t.co/msulhGTenO
@ HertswoodUK - Aug 10, 2021
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Congratulations to 's Year 13 students after a challenging two years through the pandemic. After a great celebration event yesterday 🥳🎉 we are glad that they can end their time at Hertswood with such success! 😃🏆 https://t.co/irHBrRvgjW
@ HertswoodUK - Aug 10, 2021
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Congratulations to 🟢Darwin on winning the House Cup for 2020-21 with a staggering 260,000+ points! 🏆🥇🏆 🟡Nuffield took second place, 🔵Cavendish third, and 🔴Somerville fourth. https://t.co/AoqKVzCytG
@ HertswoodUK - Jul 16, 2021
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Take a look at 's showcase of student art from this year, including , , , , and ! 🎨📸🪵🎼🎭 https://t.co/rSD8eSEcLB
@ HertswoodUK - Jul 16, 2021
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Thanks to everyone who supported Year 7's Race for Life. We smashed our £500 target, having raised £630 so far! https://t.co/0YQ9DMNYcv
@ HertswoodUK - Jul 13, 2021
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Great to see 's former Head Girl Sophie promoting the strengths of the state education system! https://t.co/8EWaLozzJF
@ HertswoodUK - Jun 25, 2021
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was yesterday but the campaign runs all year! Visit https://t.co/ndwcy3ldZQ any time to send a free Thank You e-card to any member of staff at or any UK School. https://t.co/n8cjRTdKJW
@ HertswoodUK - Jun 24, 2021
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Congratulations to the 100 Digital Leaders who were presented badges 🥇 and 100 House Points each today for making the best use of online learning platforms! 💯 https://t.co/BCU1N9V6I4
@ HertswoodUK - Jun 17, 2021
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You can support using easyfundraising -- a free fundraising app and website. 📱💻 Every time you do your online shopping via easyfundraising, retailers give us a small donation at no cost to you! 🎉 Sign up to support us at https://t.co/cFut8ZIvjO https://t.co/MzMEF6fhtX
@ HertswoodUK - May 28, 2021
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If you know a teacher or member of staff who has made a real difference to you, visit https://t.co/ndwcy3CORo today to send them a free Thank You card. You can use our office email address, admin.org, and we'll make sure they get it. https://t.co/QNGfP2CELj
@ HertswoodUK - Feb 26, 2021
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@ HertswoodUK - Feb 01, 2021
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