Introduction

Wize Up is an Independent school located within the Royal borough of Greenwich, offering specialist alternative educational provision for young people both male and female aged 11-16 on a full-time and part-time basis. Founded in 2008, we work with up to 40 young people who have a variety of social, emotional, educational and behavioural needs which could not be fully catered for in mainstream education. These needs may include young people with Statements of Special Educational Needs, however due to our specialism all who attend are regarded as either "School Action or School Action Plus".

Upcoming events

  • FEB 12

    Last day of term

  • FEB 15

    Start of half term

  • FEB 19

    End of half term

  • FEB 22

    Start of term

  • FEB 24

    Parents evening

  • MAR 24

    End of term

  • MAR 25

    Start of Easter holiday

  • APR 08

    End of Easter holiday

  • APR 11

    Start of term

  • MAY 12

    Bank Holiday

  • MAY 27

    End of term

  • MAY 30

    Start of half term

  • JUNE 03

    Start of half term

  • JUNE 06

    Start of term

  • JUNE 24

    Year 11's last day

  • JULY 20

    End of term

  • AUG 25

    GCSE exam results released

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About us

Our aim was to fill the gap by working with young people who have been excluded or were on the verge of being excluded from mainstream school, and equip them with a toolkit of skills to overcome issues which are typical to young people growing up in these times. We focus on building young people from within and concentrate on modifying behaviour to enable optimum learning potentials. "Students speak positively about the school, commenting that they would not be in education if it were not for Wize Up" – Wize Up Ofsted Inspection Report 2011. We hope you will find our website informative, please ensure you visit us often and follow us on twitter so you are kept up to date with all new developments.

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