Hanham Woods on ITV West Country News

Friday 25th August
With GCSE results day over for another year, ITV West Country News visited Hanham Woods Academy to talk to students and the Principal, Steve O’Callaghan to find out how they got on.

Hanham Woods Prom

Wednesday 12th July
Students sparkled and shone for their end of school celebration that is Prom, and various modes of transport are used to get them there, but Leya Swayer topped the lot. Horseback was the mode of transport chosen by Leya to arrive at Hanham Woods Academy’s Prom at

Scrum down at Hanham Woods Academy as ex-Bristol Bears star visits

Wednesday 28th June
Former student and now professional rugby player Andy Uren returned to his old school Hanham Woods Academy to deliver an inspiring talk to students. Andy, who used to play scrum-half for Bristol Bears but who is now plying his trade for Benetton Rugby in Italy, spoke to

Academy showcase supports cancer charity

Wednesday 28th June
Hanham Woods Academy’s talented actors, dancers and musicians took centre stage at a recent performing arts showcase. With more than 40 Bristol students taking part from Years 7-11, the show included different genres of music and theatre, such as pop, musicals, rock and metal from bands and

Hanham students volunteer work for Duke of Edinburgh

Wednesday 21st June
Picture: a few of the volunteers that took part. An amazing total of ninety-seven Year 9 and 10 students are currently taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh award at Hanham Woods Academy. Working towards their bronze award those 97 students have just completed 494

Hard-fought win sees Hanham Woods crowned champions

Wednesday 21st June
Young footballers from Bristol’s Hanham Woods Academy have claimed the Woodcock Shield after a tense victory over local rivals St Bede’s in the competition final. Team captain Harry Ford has shared this dramatic account of the big day.  “Wednesday May 24, the day of the Woodcock Shield

Students shine at national Maths Challenge

Thursday 15th June
More than one hundred budding maths champions from Years 7 and 8 at Hanham Woods Academy have earned a series of medals in the national Junior Maths Challenge. Hanham Woods’ 125 students enjoyed a won 9 golds, 24 silvers and 35 bronzes. Top performer in Year 7

South Gloucestershire Champions

Thursday 27th April
Hanham Woods Academy Year 11 boys are South Gloucestershire Football Champions! A massive well done on a brilliant performance. A mature and confident display from start to finish. Bristol & South Gloucestershire Final next!

Football Success

Friday 31st March
Congratulations to Hanham Woods Academy Year 9 boys who have joined our year 7 and 8 teams into the semi finals after a hard fought 4-1 win over Abbeywood.  Amos, Davis, Prior and Furlong the scorers. Can they join the year 11s in the final?

Hanham Woods Academy stage Broadway spectacular Beauty and the Beast

Wednesday 29th March
Based on the original Broadway production that ran for over thirteen years and was nominated for nine Tony Awards, and the Academy Award-winning motion picture, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. is a fantastic adaptation of the story of transformation and tolerance. Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. features some