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Goodwin Academy focuses on excellence for all of our students.  We hope that every student has a happy, healthy and successful education and we have high expectations that our students work hard and follow the rules of conduct and behaviour.

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At Goodwin Academy we believe that Students will achieve their full potential if we can maintain an effective working relationship between us all; our students, parents and carers and our staff at the Academy. Goodwin Academy is a…

The proper place for you to be on a school day is at school. If you are not in school then you must have a justifiable reason and parents or carers should telephone the student centre on 01304 403103 before 09.00…

British Values

At Goodwin Academy, we actively promote inclusive values through our subjects, our various teams working on behalf of young people and our additional provision outside of the classroom. These values include democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty…

What is it about? The DofE gives you the chance to do something completely new and improve on things you’re already doing. It takes you out of your comfort zone and into a place where you’ll push yourself and…

If you would like to know who the form tutor is for your child or the Head of Year or Wellbeing Officer, please take a look at the docume Tutor list

Goodwin Academy is committed to healthy eating. Chartwells, a leading provider of contract catering and support services to the education sector provide the catering at the Academy. The menu rotates on a three week cycle with a main meat course, vegetarian option and dessert available…

There are many good reasons for wearing a uniform; it creates an identity for students, it encourages a feeling of belonging and of having pride in the Academy and in appearance, it is also by far the most sensible…

2019-2020 Staff Inset Day: Monday 2nd September 2019 Term 1: Tuesday 3rd September – Thursday 17th October 2019 Staff Inset Day: Friday 18th October 2019 Term 2: Monday 28th October – Thursday 19th December 2019 Staff Inset Day:…

At Goodwin Academy our aim is to always keep the school open. Unfortunately, no weather forecast can ever be perfect. That, combined with potentially severe weather, means we always have to keep our plans under review, therefore if we do have to close the school we would notify you in…