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Year 9 students take the win in the local rowing regatta.

  The annual Viking Shield Regatta took place in Deal on Saturday 14th May 2022. The competition is held every year before the start of the CARA Summer Regatta season, and this year, three of our year 9…

Congratulations to our recently qualified Chartered Teacher.

We are thrilled to announce that our very own Kate Hayes-Watkins, Head of Performing Arts, recently became a qualified Chartered Teacher after passing the C-Teach Programme with flying colours. This Programme is one of the most challenging for…

Goodwin Try’athlon

Join us for the Goodwin Try’athlon!   Our very own Mrs Cribben is completing a virtual triathlon this month with her partner. They will be undertaking an impressive 1500m swim in the local pool, cycling 40km and then finishing the…

World Book Day

Goodwin Academy enjoys a day filled with fun literary activities, promoting a passion for reading and a love for all things books!   This year, World Book Day celebrates its 25th year, and all 17 schools in our…

U13s and U15s Basketball Teams compete in Dover District Tournament.

Well done to our Under 13s and Under 15s basketball teams for your brilliant efforts in the recent Dover District Tournament. The U13s team, made up of seven students from years 7 and 8, was supported by one…

Kent School Award for Resilience and Emotional Wellbeing.

Goodwin Academy receives the Kent School Award for Resilience and Emotional Wellbeing!   At Goodwin Academy, we work hard to create a safe and positive environment for our students, providing them with guidance and advice, no matter their needs. Promoting wellbeing…

Students come together to remember the Holocaust.

The 27th January is a national commemoration day, dedicated to the remembrance of the millions of people who lost their lives in the Holocaust under Nazi persecution. A virtual assembly, delivered by Head of History, Mr Knott and…

Bronze Unicef Rights Respecting Schools Award.

Goodwin Academy achieves the Bronze Award of the Unicef Rights Respecting Schools Award! We are thrilled to announce that Goodwin Academy has achieved the Bronze Award of the Unicef Rights Respecting Schools Award (RRSA). We are incredibly proud to…

Artsmark Celebration Week 2021

We are delighted to have been involved in Artsmark Celebration Week 2021! Students at our school, as well as fellow Thinking School The Victory Academy, were asked to reflect on what art means to them and their futures…

Deal Barracks Bombing Memorial

32 years ago, on Friday 22nd September the IRA set off a time bomb in the Royal Marines School of Music, killing 11 people and injuring a further 21. This year, Goodwin Academy were invited to be involved…