John Willmott School

MUSICAL PRODIGY ALFIE BECOMES A LOCKDOWN YOUTUBE STAR

A 13-year-old musical prodigy from Erdington who stunned commuters at Birmingham’s Grand Central with his piano skills has become a lockdown YouTube...

SUTTON SCHOOLS UNITE TO MAKE 1,200 PIECES OF PPE FOR FRONTLINE HEALTH STAFF

Sutton Coldfield’s secondary schools have joined forces during the coronavirus crisis - to make more than 1,200 pieces of vital PPE equipment...

TEACHER’S MOVING MESSAGE TO COLLEAGUES AS SON RECOVERS FROM TRANSPLANT SHIELDED FROM CORONAVIRUS

An inspirational Sutton Coldfield teacher whose young son underwent a life-saving liver transplant as the coronavirus hit has sent a heartfelt message...

SCHOOLS UNITE TO CREATE THE TEACHERS OF TOMORROW

A Sutton-based alliance of schools are bucking the trend in recruiting new staff – thanks to a ground-breaking on-site training programme that...

Cultural Capital – Students enjoy enrichment visit to London

Sutton Coldfield students from John Willmott School had a day to remember on 31 January when they visited London - including the...

JOHN WILLMOTT STUDENTS PUT AWAY THEIR SCHOOL BOOKS FOR ‘ENRICHMENT DAYS’

Students at a Sutton Coldfield school have been trying their hands at everything from forensic science to cheerleading thanks to a ground-breaking...

TRIP TO ‘THEATRE OF DREAMS’ INSPIRES SCHOOL’S FOOTBALL STARS

Football-mad students from John Willmott School were in soccer heaven recently – when they paid an inspirational visit to the ‘Theatre of...

He will rock you! Alfie makes a grand entrance in Birmingham

Musical Sutton Coldfield school boy Alfie Bennett has been a big hit at Birmingham’s New Street Station this week, showing the world...

“Life-changing” day – John Willmott students meet Michelle Obama and Cherie Blair

Lucky sixth formers from John Willmott School have spoken of their “inspirational” meetings with two of the world’s most powerful women, Michelle...

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Food for thought – ‘Magic Breakfast’ fuels learning at John Willmott School

Hundreds of Sutton Coldfield students are enjoying a healthy start to their school day – thanks to a national breakfast scheme designed...

Schools leader awarded CBE for outstanding commitment to education

A dynamic and dedicated education leader has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List after dedicating more than 25...

Lockdown hero Carol scoops national education award

A ‘remarkable’ Erdington teaching assistant who is described as the ‘keystone of her school’ has scooped a national award for her heroic...

NEW BLOCK NAMED AFTER WAR HERO WILL ‘FUTURE PROOF’ COLESHILL SCHOOL

The headteacher of the Coleshill School has hailed the opening of a state-of-the-art new teaching block as ‘the next step in the...