Secondary Education Awards (December 2015)

Secondary Education Awards (December 2015)

The following grants were awarded by the Wolfson Foundation in December 2015. You can also see an interactive map showing where each grant was awarded by clicking on the image below, and using the drop down menu on the left of the map to refine your search.
For news of other grants awarded, please go to the funding pages for our other main grant areas, Science & Medicine, Arts & Humanities and Health & Disability.

Foundation and community schools

Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys, Canterbury (£45,000)
Refurbishment of laboratory and prep room

Thorpe St Andrew School & Sixth Form, Norwich (£42,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

Bishop Thomas Grant School, SW16 (£40,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

Rhyl High School, Denbighshire (£33,000)
IT equipment for the music and art departments and library

Canon Slade School, Bolton (£25,000)
Refurbishment & equipment for science laboratories

Crickhowell High School, Powys (£23,000)
Equipment for the Art, Design & Technology department


Swavesey Village College, Cambridgeshire (£45,000)
Equipment for the Design & Technology and Engineering departments                                 

Hurworth School, Darlington (£41,000)
Equipment for the Engineering Suite

Comberton Village College, Cambridgeshire (£40,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

Chestnut Grove Academy, SW12 (£39,000)
Design & Technology equipment

Hinchley Wood School, Surrey (£39,000)  
Fitting out of new science laboratories

Batley Girls’ High School, West Yorkshire (£35,000)
New science laboratories

Burnt Mill Academy, Harlow, Essex (£35,000)
Conversion of classroom into a science laboratory

George Abbot School, Guildford, Surrey (£35,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

Reading School, Berkshire (£35,000)
Fitting out of laboratories and science equipment

South Hunsley School & Sixth Form, East Yorkshire (£35,000)
Refurbishment of science laboratories

Southend High School for Boys, Essex (£35,000)
New science laboratory

The Academy at Shotton Hall, County Durham (£35,000)
Refurbishment work to create additional Food Technology classroom

Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School, Birmingham (£30,000)
Equipping and furnishing Physics laboratories

King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls, Birmingham (£30,000)
Fitting out of science laboratory

Sir Christopher Hatton Academy, Northamptonshire (£30,000)              
Conversion of classroom into a science laboratory

Weatherhead High School, Wirral (£30,000)
Extension to the Sixth Form study area

West Park School, Derby (£30,000)
Equipment for the Music and Technology Departments

Whitburn Church of England Academy, Sunderland (£29,000)
Conversion of classrooms to science laboratories                                                                      

Colyton Grammar School, Devon (£26,000)
Fitting out of new science laboratories

Wakefield City Academy (£26,000)
Construction and equipping of recording studio

West Derby School, Liverpool (£25,000)
Purchase of new iPads

Bexley Grammar School, Kent (£15,000)
Data logging equipment

Haydon School, HA5 (£15,000)
3D printer