The Eastwood Academy

Believe, Succeed, Together


Academic Year

Click here for 2018-19

Click here for 2019-20

Parent Evenings


Year 7 - 17th June

Year 8 - 7th May

Year 9 - 18th March

Year 10 - 4th March

Year 11 - 21st January

PE Presentation Evening


Thursday 4th July

Commendations Evening


Wednesday 10th July

Staff Training


Thursday 3rd January

Friday 4th January

Monday 22nd July

Tuesday 23rd July

Wednesday 24th July

Options Evening


Monday 13th May

Open Evening


Monday 24th June

7.00 - 9.30 p.m.

News and Information

DfE Ofsted Letter

Reading2On 17th January, the Academy received a letter of commendation from the Regional Schools Commissioner, Sue Baldwin, in recognition of the recent Ofsted inspection. Click here for DfE Letter.



Ofsted Inspection - Outstanding


The Academy was subject to a section 5 inspection on Tuesday 4th and Wednesday 5th December and achieved 'outstanding' in all categories. Click here for the Ofsted Report 2018-2019 and article in The Echo.




Top Sporting State Schools in 2018

Reading2Congratulations to the P.E Department for making the top 20 sporting state schools in 2018 as reported in the School Sport Magazine - a fantastic achievement. Click here for the Top 30 State Schools




English Schools Cross Country Regional Final

Reading2Congratulations to the Junior and Inter Boys' teams who have qualified for the National Finals on 24th November at Woodbridge School.

The final standings at the Regional Cross Country Final on Saturday 10th November were: Junior Boys - 1st; Intermediate Boys - 2nd; Intermediate Girls - 4th; and Junior Girls – 7th.


DfE School Performance Tables - October Release

Reading2On 16th October, the DfE's School and College Performance Tables were published. The Academy recorded a Progress 8 score of 0.61, placing it in the top 14% of schools nationally - DfE Performance Tables. The Academy was the only non-selective school in Southend and South East Essex in the category 'well above average' i.e. was the highest ranked non-selective school. Click here for Progress 8 Scores in Southend and South East Essex schools.


English Schools Cross Country Trials


Congratulations to the Junior Girls', Inter Girls', Junior Boys' and Inter Boys' Cross Country Teams who all qualified for the Regional Final in Suffolk on 10th November.