Secondary Education Awards (June 2013)

Secondary Education Awards (June 2013)

The following grants were awarded by the Wolfson Foundation in June 2013.

For news of other grants awarded in June, please go to the funding pages of our other main grant areas, Science & Medicine, Arts & Humanities. Grants are awarded in June and December every year.

Foundation and Community Schools

Holte School, Birmingham (£63,000)
Science equipment
Sir John Cass's Foundation and Red Coat Church of England Secondary School, E1 (£60,000)
Creation of multi media rooms

Moor Park Business and Enterprise School, Preston, Lancashire (£45,500)
ICT and mobile learning network for new Sixth Form 
Lagan College, Belfast (£40,000)
iPads for A level teaching

Woolwich Polytechnic School, SE28 (£40,000)
New Apple Mac suite

Bishop Luffa School, Chichester, West Sussex (£35,000)
Equipment for science

Ulverston Victoria High School, Ulverston, Cumbria (£35,000)
Conversion of coach house to create a Sixth Form computing centre 
Barking Abbey School, Barking, Essex (£26,000)
Equipment for Technology Department                                            

Thomas Adams School, Wem, Shropshire (£18,500)
Adaptation of classrooms to allow for science demonstrations


Broadoak School, Manchester (£40,000)
Equipment for teaching design technology and the arts

Colchester Royal Grammar School (£40,000)
Multi purpose performance studio
Kesgrave High School, Ipswich, Suffolk (£40,000)     
New teaching and learning space for Technology Department

Newport Girls' High School, Shropshire (£40,000)

Renovation of classroom into a science laboratory

Pate's Grammar School, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire (£40,000)
Refurbishment of physics laboratory
Lancaster Girls' Grammar School (£35,000)
Dataloggers, laptops and tablets for science classes
Herschel Grammar School, Slough, Berkshire (£30,000)
Refurbishment of science prep rooms        

Dr Challoner's High School, Amersham, Buckinghamshire (£25,000)
Upgrade of Chemistry laboratory
Debenham High School, Suffolk (£21,000)
Laptop computers and science equipment

Belle Vue Girls' School, Bradford, West Yorkshire (£20,000)
Equipment and furniture to create new ICT base within the science faculty

Independent Schools

Denstone College, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire  (£40,000)
Refurbishment of chemistry laboratories

Dulwich College, SE21 (£30,000)
Preparation room in new science facility   

Glasgow Academy (£30,000)
New Science and Technology building                               

Godolphin and Latymer School, W6 (£30,000)

Modernisation of science laboratories

Moreton Hall, Weston Rhyn, Shropshire (£30,000)
Fit out Medical Science Faculty

Repton School, Derbyshire (£25,000)
Audio and visual equipment for lecture theatres in new Science centre

North London Collegiate School, HA8 (£20,000)
Furnishing and equipping new chemistry laboratories

Sixth Form Colleges

Hereford Sixth Form College (£100,000)
Conversion of general classrooms into science laboratories