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Welcome to The Ashwood Academy.


The Ashwood Academy is a small, supportive alternative education centre for learners aged 11 to 16-years-old. The national curriculum is delivered within a flexible and nurturing environment that recognises individual needs.


The Ashwood Academy provides short-term placements for young people in the Basingstoke area who need additional behavioural, emotional or medical support. It is an Ofsted rated ‘Good’ school.


A strong wrap-around approach at the Academy enables learners to build their confidence, overcome barriers to learning and progress to a positive next step.


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The Ashwood Academy is part of the Catch22 Multi Academies Trust.


Equality Objectives:

- To heighten awareness of the importance of equality of opportunity for all staff and students.

- To  examine,  monitor,  review  and,  where  appropriate,  modify  the   Academy’s practice and provision in order to promote equality of opportunity.    

- To encourage a positive attitude and commitment to the principles and practice of equal opportunities.    

- To encourage all students in the development of their sense of personal worth and self-esteem.