Welcome to Willows Academy

Willows Academy is a smaller than average primary academy with a caring, supportive ethos. We take great pride in creating a warm and friendly environment and a positive culture for learning. Our motto is ‘Believe and Achieve – Growing Together’. We believe that all children have the right to be successful and that every child has the potential to achieve amazing things.

Willows Academy Term Dates
2016 - 2018

School OpenSchool Close
Tuesday 6th September 2016Friday 21st October 2016
Autumn Half Term
Monday 31st October 2016Friday 16th December 2016
Christmas Holiday
Wednesday 4th January 2017Friday 17th February 2017
Spring Half Term
Monday 27th February 2017Friday 7th April 2017
Easter Holiday
Tuesday 25th April 2017Friday 26th May 2017
Summer Half Term
Monday 5th June 2017Friday 21st July 2017
Summer Holiday
Tuesday 5th September 2017Friday 20th October 2017
Autumn Half Term
Monday 30th October 2017Wednesday 20th December 2017
Christmas Holiday
Wednesday 3rd January 2018Friday 9th February 2018
Spring Half Term
Monday 19th February 2018Thursday 29th March 2018
Easter Holiday
Tuesday 17th April 2018Friday 25th May 2018
Summer Half Term
Monday 4th June 2018Friday 20th July 2018
Summer Holiday


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  • Train to Teach with Delta TSA

    12th April 2017

     School Direct is a national teacher training initiative, which offers an exciting opportunity to train alongside outstanding practitioners, gaining valuable kn... » Read More

  • Easter Egg 01

    Easter Egg Hunt!

    7th April 2017

    We setup an Easter Egg hunt for the children, they had a wonderful time searching for the little hidden treasures!... » Read More

  • Tack 01

    Making Hard Tack

    17th February 2017

    On Friday 17th February, as part of their ‘Ocean Explorers’ topic, Year 4/5 made a type of cracker called ‘Hard Tack’. This was part of the diet of Christopher ... » Read More

  • Challenge 01

    Team Challenge Day

    17th February 2017

    KS2 had a great time on ‘Team challenge Friday’. They worked in small groups at a range of activities to earn points for their school teams. The activities were... » Read More