A specialist SEN school for secondary aged boys with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs

Welcome to LWS Academy Mr Christopher Berry, Headteacher Pupils feel safe at LWS. They like school because staff care about them. Ofsted 2019 My son's lessons are wonderfully structured Feedback from Year 7 Parent Pupils enjoy a range of clubs at breaktime. Ofsted 2019 Our students love being projects Gary the Zebra and Gloria the Rhino involved in community Students study a a comprehensive, aspirational school curriculum.

We are delighted to welcome you to LWS Academy, proud to be part ofGosport & Fareham Multi-Academy Trust

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Remote Education Provision

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Welcome to the LWS Academy website, a small glimpse into life at  our fantastic school. Whether you are already a part of our community, a prospective parent or student, or a colleague who is interested in exploring the work we do here, we hope that you obtain all of the information that you need.

LWS is a specialist school for boys with Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) needs. Staff at LWS ensure that our core three values, Respectful, Responsible and Ready to Learn resonate throughout our school community to ensure successful outcomes for all. 

Our aspirational curriculum allows our students to experience a mainstream academic experience whilst being supported by a highly skilled and supportive staff team as well as smaller class sizes to ensure academic and pastoral progress. We enable our students through their learning journey and are always prepared to support them through the consequences of actions and guide them toward being able to regulate themselves in preparation for the life journey ahead of them 

WINNER: Community Engagement Initiative

Having been shortlisted for two Tes Awards this year, representatives from the GFM attended an awards ceremony on Friday evening in London. And, we are REALLY proud to announce that the GFM won the award for Community Engagement Initiative of the Year. Judge Sir Tim 


We are sure that members of our community will have been made aware of the fire on the Brune Park site last night. A huge thank you to members of our community that contacted us to alert us and to update us, your care was 

TES Awards 2022 – GFM make the shortlist……again!

The most outstanding individuals and institutions that the education sector has to offer have been recognised in the shortlist for the Tes Schools Awards 2022. It’s been revealed today that the GFM have been shortlisted for not one but two awards. The GFM Primary Phase: 

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