Welcome

Welcome to Handsworth Wood Girls’ Academy website. Handsworth Wood Girls’ Academy is a comprehensive school which caters for girls of all abilities from the age of 11 to 19. The academy is very diverse, of which we are very proud and which reflects our local community in Handsworth. Our ethos is based upon mutual respect for each other and students are supported to develop respect for themselves as individuals, for others and for the studies and activities in whi...

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  • Citizens UK

    As a part of Citizens UK, several representatives from Handsworth Wood Girls’ Academy participated in the West Midlands Citizens Mayoral Assembly where over 900 of us packed the Great Hall at the University of Birmi...

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  • HWGA Students visit local Mosque

    On Sunday 5th February 2017, myself and a few of my friends met Mr. Gilday at our local Mosque in Handsworth Wood

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  • HWGA Students sample University life

    A group of year 7 and 8 students recently spent the day at Aston University to explore the benefits of going to University.

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  • HWGA Peace Garden opening

    On the afternoon of Thursday 6th April 2017 a ceremony was held at HWGA to dedicate the newly created Peace garden to the memory of former Teacher Sarah Coomer who sadly passed away in 2015.

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