Secondary Education Awards (December 2014)

Secondary Education Awards (December 2014)

The following grants were awarded by the Wolfson Foundation in December 2014.

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 & MedicineHealth & Disability and Arts & Humanities. Grants are awarded in each area in June and December every year.

A full list of all grants awarded in 2014 is available on our Grant Data page.


Newstead Wood School, Kent (£38,000)
IT equipment for DT and languages departments

Bodmin College, Cornwall (£36,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories and prep rooms

Malmesbury School, Wiltshire (£36,000)
Science and IT equipment

St Augustine’s Catholic College, Wiltshire (£36,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratory and prep room

The Royal Latin School, Buckingham (£36,000)
Biology laboratories in the Discovery Centre

Shirebrook Academy, Nottinghamshire (£34,000)
iPads for high ability GCSE students

Queen Elizabeth’s School, Hertfordshire (£32,000)
Smartboards for the maths and science departments

Baylis Court School, Berkshire (£30,000)
Refurbishment of the science prep rooms and equipment

Bottisham Village College, Cambridge (£30,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

John Hampden Grammar School, Buckinghamshire (£30,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

Lancaster Royal Grammar School (£30,000)
IT equipment for refurbished library and 6th Form Centre

Parkside Academy, Co. Durham (£30,000)
Music technology equipment 

St Alban’s Academy, Birmingham (£30,000)
Tablets for the Independent Learning Centre

St Martin in the Fields High School for Girls, SW2 (£30,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

Sandbach High School, Cheshire (£30,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

Claremont High School, HA3 (£28,740)
Music equipment

Appleton School, Benfleet, Essex (£28,000)
Refurbishment of a science laboratory

Conyers School, Stockton on Tees (£21,000)
Music technology equipment            

Foundation and community schools

Swanlea School, E1 (£36,000)
iPads for the music department

Budmouth College, Dorset (£30,000)
IT equipment for art department

Ellowes Hall Sports College, West Midlands (£30,000)
IT equipment for art department

John Spence Community High School, Tyne & Wear (£30,000)
Design & technology equipment

Priory School, East Sussex (£30,000)
Design & technology equipment

Camden School for Girls, NW5 (£25,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

Davison CofE High School for Girls, West Sussex (25,000)
Tablets and science equipment

Y Pant School, Rhondda Cynon Taf (£25,000)
IT equipment for the art department

Roundhay School, Leeds, West Yorkshire (£23,000)
Tablets and science equipment

Hornsey School for Girls, N8 (£20,000)
Maths equipment                                      

Sixth form colleges

Rochdale Sixth Form College (£34,000)
A level science equipment