The front view of Woodside Primary School showing autumnal colours

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Woodside’s Vision Statement

Excellence through Opportunity


Excellence:     Striving for the best


We want the very best teaching and learning experiences for all our children.


We expect children to do their best and try hard to improve.


We insist on quality in our communications with parents and the wider community.


We strive for high academic standards and value all achievement.


We believe our children deserve a quality environment and that everything we offer, from buildings to books, should be the best we can achieve.


Opportunity: a fair chance for all


We want the very best lifetime opportunities for all our children by giving them the best start.


We insist on children's entitlement to a broad range of knowledge and skills.


We want opportunities for children in sport and the arts as well as academic achievement.


We are committed to equality of opportunity for everyone.


We want our children to learn positive attitudes so that they never limit the opportunities of others through stereotyping or intolerance


To give every learner the best possible lifetime opportunities by providing the best possible education.

Our Vision for children and staff at Woodside Primary School

Woodside Academy’s Core Values





Excellence through OpportunityVision Statement
Compassion FriendshipResponsibilityWisdomTruth     
Commitment  Cooperation

To contact Woodside Academy

Mr E E Caines MA, Principal, Woodside Academy,  Grangewood Avenue,

Grays, Essex, RM16 2GJ

Phone: 01375 372513    



 Woodside Primary School, a converted to an independent academy under the government’s arrangements for good and outstanding schools. All previous Woodside School email addresses now connect to Woodside Academy.

This website was created by the principal of Woodside Academy and is maintained with help from school staff. Woodside Academy does not use money intended for children’s education on PR consultants or marketing companies.

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Text Box:   Woodside School is now Woodside Academy.
A state funded independent primary school in Grays for children from 3 to 11 years.