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Samuel Whitbread Academy

Joining us - Year 8 into Year 9


Year 8 Open Evening 2023

This year’s open evenings for Year 8 pupils and their families took place on Tuesday 26th September 2023 and Tuesday 3rd October 2023. We thank all families who attended the events and hope that you gaine dan insight into learning at Samuel Whitbread Academy. 

Year 8 Open Evening Letter 2023

Year 9 Application for September 2024

Applications to Samuel Whitbread Academy for September 2024 have now closed

Individual tours

Individual tours have taken place for the September 2024 applicants. There is the opportunity for indivudal tours for students who are joining us through SEND routes. Please contact if this is relevant to you. All prospective students will have the opportunity for additional tours through their transition process in June and July 2024. 

Year 8 Sports Open Evening

On Wednesday 18th October, our PE department hosted a Sports Open Evening for prospective Year 8 students who have an interest in participating in one of our many sports on offer.


Our brand new prospectus for 2024 is available for online viewing.


Year 8 Taster Sessions

We offer current Year 8 students who wish to apply to join us in September 2024 a wide range of sessions in numerous curriculum areas. We warmly welcome you to our academy and encourage you to start your journey with us in November. 

Sessions and dates are coming soon - watch this space!

Virtual tour

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