Info: Results Dates - GCE's on Thursday Aug 17th (Year 13 @ 9am & Year 12 @ 10am) and GCSE's on Thursday Aug 24th (Year 11 @ 9am & Year 10 @ 10am)

An outstanding academy that places value on each individual, that aims to build confidence and responsibility in its learners and that has a proven track record of academic success

Welcome to Samuel Ward Academy


A-Level Success

Samuel Ward Academy has once again proven its strong provision for sixth form students through another …

Sports Day 2017

Sports day 2017 and storms threatened but our superstars excelled in the heat; congratulations to Cavell on …

Leavers Ball 2017

SWA Year 11 leavers' ball was a sparkling success and brought the high street to a stand still. Everyone …


Back to School date

All students start or return to school on Wed September 6th 2017. Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th are PD Days for …

English & Maths Parents Evening

A chance with parents and carers to meet with tutors in both English and Mathematics.

Open Day October 19th From 6-30pm

Come and look around the school, join in classes and experiment in science or take a lots more!


Value Added

Percentage per 100 pupils



5 A* - C Including English & Maths



A-Level students going on to University