Secondary Education Awards (December 2012)

Secondary Education Awards (December 2012)

The following grants were awarded by the Wolfson Foundation in December 2012.

For news of other grants awarded in December, please go to the relevant joint programme announcements, or to the funding pages of our other main grant areas, Science & Medicine, Health & Disability and Arts & Humanities. Grants are awarded in each area in June and December every year.

Foundation and Community Schools

Downs School, Newbury, Berkshire (£50,000)
Equipment for new science building

Judd School, Tonbridge, Kent (£50,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

All Hallows RC Business & Enterprise College, Salford (£29,000)
Technology equipment

Fir Vale School, Sheffield (£24,000)
Equipment to set up a radio station


St Aidan's C of E High School, North Yorkshire (£80,000)
New science laboratory

Altrincham Grammar School for Boys, Cheshire (£50,000)
Equipping new science laboratories

Chelmsford County High School for Girls (£50,000)
Equipment for new Languages Centre

Cherwell School, Oxford (£50,000)
New Science/IT rooms

Redbridge Community School, Southampton (£50,000)
Outside learning area for performing arts

Poole Grammar School (£45,000)
Refurbishment of Design and Technology room

Independent Schools

St Leonards-Mayfield School, East Sussex (£42,000)
IT equipment, and furnishings & fittings for ICT/lecture suite within new Sixth Form Centre

Burgess Hill School for Girls, West Sussex (£30,000)
Language laboratory

Peterborough School (£30,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories and preparation rooms

Portsmouth High School (£30,000)
Development of food technology teaching room

Bursaries and Outreach Schemes

City of London School for Boys, EC4 (£125,000)
Bursaries and outreach activities

London Academy of Excellence, E15 (£35,000)
Science equipment for outreach activities