School Closure

Effective from Monday, 23 March 2020, all schools will be closed until further notice. Work will be uploaded to Google Classroom for your child to complete which can be accessed by clicking the above 'School Closure' button. Here you will also find the latest updates regarding the closure. Thank you

About Us

Secondary Wider Reopening Parent/Carers Information September 2020

To view Mr Rutter’s Powerpoint slides to view without watching the video, please click the tab below.

In preparation for September, it is very important that the contact details we have for you are up-to-date, please complete this form so we have the most up-to-date details. Please click on the tab below.

FAQs – re-opening in September for Parent/Carers and Students..

Letters to Parents

COVID-19 Re-opening message from Mr Rutter.

COVID-19 Safety measures put in place regarding social distancing whilst in the academy video from Mr Ives.


Connect newsletter, please click on the tabs below – 5th edition just released!


Learning about staying safe online is very important. At Outwood Academy Hemsworth we make sure our students are aware of the risks to safety that are online and what to do to stay safe.

E-Safety – Advice for Parents May 2020

We are committed to improving E-Safety not only in school but at home as well. For more details please click here!

A short statement from the Outwood Family – please click on the tab below

Year 6 Transition 2020 – please click the tab below for details

Year 10 – To support your work on Google Classroom, please visit: to access expert help to revise GCSE English Language and English Literature. The tabs at the top of the website will assist you:

- GCSE English Language Component 1 (1 fiction text- reading + 1 narrative- writing)
- GCSE English Language Component 2 (2 non-fiction texts- reading + 2 transactionals- writing)
- GCSE English Literature Component 1 (Macbeth + Anthology Poetry)
- GCSE English Literature Component 2 (Blood Brothers + A Christmas Carol + Unseen Poetry)
- Preparation for A-Level English Language and Literature

You will need to use your Google account to access the revision website and please take a moment to complete the questionnaire. It only needs to be done once.


Pupil and parent guide to Google Classroom


What is CUCKOOING? Are you or someone you know at risk? Please click on the tab below for more details.

Trutex school uniform – click the tab below to download

Free School Meals vouchers (new system) for answers to Frequently Asked Questions – please click the tab below.

Outlook Magazine


Latest News

Upcoming Events

  • Staff Vs Student Bike Off

    Friday 6th March – Miss Karpinska’s intervention students and Year 7 students part of the ASPIRE programme will be hosting a Staff Vs Student ‘Bike Off’ in order to raise money for Sports Relief.


  • Community Event

    We are hosting a Community Event on Thursday 20th February 2020 from 10:00am to 2:00pm for adults and students. Everybody is welcome! We would really like to see you there, so come along and join in. **This is a FREE event, no booking required**


  • World Mental Wellbeing Day - 10 October

    As it is World Mental Health Day on 10th October students and staff have been exploring ways to look improve their emotional wellbeing.


  • Halloween Activity Night

    Pumpkin Carving | Toffee Apple Making | Hot Chocolates


  • Year 11 Information Evening

    Students in Yr11 should be bringing home a letter regarding our Yr11 Information Evening on Tuesday 8 October 2019. Please find copy attached. Reply slips must be returned no later than 2 October 2019.


  • Year 6 Open Evening - Tuesday 24 September 2019

    There will be 3 presentations in the Dome: 5.45pm until 6.15pm, 6.30pm until 7.00pm, 7.15pm until 7.45pm*


  • GCSE Results Day - 22 August 2019

    Results will be available for students to collect between 9am and 12.30pm from the Main Reception