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westwood-homeThroughout its long and proud history, Westwood College has always valued individuals and individualism. The ethos of the school has had an unswerving commitment to ensuring that all the students have an equal chance to make good use of the education that the school has offered, in order to help them choose their future patterns of life and take full advantage of their opportunities in society. To do this the school has always sought to develop personal confidence, sturdy independence, the ability to make and sustain fulfilling relationships, flexibility, as well as the skills for the world of work. Find out more…

Recent News Articles


  • Sixth Form visit to Swaziland

    September 30th, 2014

    On 18 July, 27 students and four staff from Westwood College flew to Swaziland for a two week experience of a lifetime, the students having raised nearly £2,000 each to fund the trip. Please see… Read more »

  • Macmillan Cancer Support

    September 29th, 2014

    Thank you to all at Westwood College who have organised, helped and given so  generously to our cake sale on Thursday 25 September. The College raised £176.18 for Macmillan Cancer Support. Thank you and well done to all… Read more »

  • First Mile to War parade

    September 26th, 2014

    Inspired by the first mile walked to war by Leek C Battery in August 1914 from their barracks in Leek, through the town and out to Ashbourne, Westwood students took part in the ‘First Mile… Read more »

  • Summer 2014 examination results information

    July 30th, 2014

    All results will be available in the Sixth Form Diner due to the building works in Old Hall. GCE Advanced and GCE A/S Year 13- from the Diner after 9.00 am on Thursday 14th August… Read more »