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John Whitgift Academy

URN: 137464

Address: Crosland Road, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, DN37 9EH

Rating and reports


Latest inspection

  1. Outstanding
  2. Good
  3. Requires Improvement
  4. Inadequate

All reports

  1. School inspection: GoodSchool inspection, PDF - 11 March 2020
  2. Monitoring visit Monitoring visit, PDF - 20 February 2017
  3. Full inspection: InadequateFull inspection, PDF - 30 June 2016
  4. Monitoring visit Monitoring visit, PDF - 13 June 2014
  5. Full inspection: SatisfactoryFull inspection, PDF - 18 May 2012
  6. Academy conversion letter Academy conversion letter, PDF - 18 February 2012
  7. Opened
  8. Previously Whitgift School Closed

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About John Whitgift Academy

  • Type: Academy
  • Boarding: No
  • Religious character: Does Not Apply
  • Local authority: North East Lincolnshire


  • Age Range: 11 - 16
  • Gender: Mixed
  • Number of pupils: 925
  • School capacity: 797


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  • Address: Crosland Road, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, DN37 9EH
  • Region: Yorkshire and The Humber

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