Committed to Excellence
Committed to Excellence
Committed to Excellence
Committed to Excellence
Committed to Excellence
Committed to Excellence

Welcome to The John Wallis Academy

At the John Wallis Church of England Academy, we are determined that all our children receive an excellent education which leads to real choices in life. We offer our pupils and students an absolute commitment to excellence based on...
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@TJWA_Ashford - Jul 16, 2021
Welcome to the final Art Department Newsletter of the year featuring exam work from Year 11 and 13. We wanted to take this opportunity to showcase the hard-work students have put into their personal and imaginative final pieces. Enjoy the summer break!
@TJWA_Ashford - Jul 16, 2021
It made coming to school all worthwhile! With the chequered flag being waved on the each year’s Attendance Grand Prix races, children from the winning classes enjoyed an ice cream chilling in the sun. TJWA - enjoy the summer!
@TJWA_Ashford - Jul 13, 2021
A brave lion, a timid mouse, an excitable monkey? Or would you be a bird so you can soar through the sky? The options are endless. Tell us which animal you’d be and why.
@TJWA_Ashford - Jul 12, 2021
We at stand shoulder to shoulder with the FA in condemning the racial abuse directed at our England heroes. Stay strong we are proud of what you achieved. You brought the spirit of football home. Hate will not win.
@TJWA_Ashford - Jul 7, 2021
To create one’s own world in any of the arts takes courage. - Georgia O’Keeffe This week’s inspirational artist is Oscar Ellis-Ayears, Year 8. We are very impressed with your creativity that demonstrates a strong print-crafting skill outside of the classroom.
@TJWA_Ashford - Jun 25, 2021
Attendance really does matter! “A good education is a foundation for a better future” Elizabeth Warren 190 school days vs 175 non school days per year…non attendance of 10 or more days per year really does affect education.
@TJWA_Ashford - Jun 23, 2021
"Creativity is contagious - pass it on." – Albert Einstein. This week's inspirational artists are Miss Finlay's 7J5. After exploring the theme of Monsters, students completed the project with their own little Fabric Monster. Thus, developing their skills in design and textiles.
@TJWA_Ashford - Jun 22, 2021
Yesterday was the summer solstice which is the longest day of the year. It signals the start of summer (not that you’d know it). What are you looking forward to most this summer? Let us know in the comments below.
@TJWA_Ashford - Jun 11, 2021
Big shout out to Year 1, 1T and 1S managed to the best attendances across the whole of the Academy’s 65 classes with 100% and 98.9% respectively!
@TJWA_Ashford - Jun 11, 2021
The Grand Prix is Go! This week saw the start of our Attendance Grand Prix. 7 different races-won by the best attendances…how did your class or tutor group do?
@TJWA_Ashford - Jun 8, 2021
Happy National Best Friend Day. What qualities do you look for in a friend? How do you make sure you are a good friend to others?
@TJWA_Ashford - Jun 4, 2021
Attendance Grand Prix - Lights Out from Monday! Whose class will win their year’s race?
@TJWA_Ashford - May 26, 2021
This week's inspirational artist is Katie Goldsmith, Year 13. Katie’s artwork for A Level has responded to the news that domestic abuse increased during the lockdown. After creating a series of paintings, drawings and sculptures she has created a miniature Art Exhibition.
@TJWA_Ashford - May 25, 2021
What is your favourite memory? This could be at school, at home or maybe a special trip you took. Tell someone what your favourite memory is and why and leave a comment below.
@TJWA_Ashford - May 21, 2021
Massive shout out to Year 11 this week! Attendance weekly figures...The top 6 tutor groups/classes in the Academy are all from Year 11 and they are all above 98%!
@TJWA_Ashford - May 20, 2021
Another from the Art department this week 🎨🖌 Today’s post takes us back to July 2016 when the Year 13 BTEC Art and Design were the worthy winners of a local community competition.
@TJWA_Ashford - May 19, 2021
"You can't do enough sketches. Sketch everything and keep your curiosity fresh." John Singer Sargent. Drawing is a means of closely observing the world around us, recording what we observe for further enquiry. Our inspirational artist of the week is Crina Paladi, Year 8.
@TJWA_Ashford - May 18, 2021
It is a big week in the academy with lots of our students sitting their exams. We all believe in you and the amazing things you will achieve in life. This is one of the first steps towards the future you want. Go get it!
@TJWA_Ashford - May 14, 2021
Being early is on time, being on time is late and being late is unacceptable Lateness adds up - being 15 minutes late each day leads to over two weeks of education lost.
@TJWA_Ashford - May 13, 2021
Today’s post takes us back to February 2017, when the TJWA Dance Company took part in a performance at Medway. is a national programme which seeks to increase the number of young people involved in dance.
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