Following a rigorous application process Wilnecote High School was accepted as a Lead Partner School in the University of Warwick Partnership for Teacher Education in a ceremony at the University on 7th July 2011.
Acceptance as a Lead Partner reflects the school's commitment to high quality teaching and to Initial Teacher Training. The school had to meet a number of criteria and key factors in our successful application included:-
Becoming a Lead Partner will have significant benefits for staff and students:-
Headteacher Stuart Tonks commented "It is a real honour to be accepted as a Lead Partner School with Warwick University, one of the top Universities in the country".
"I'm sure this will allow us to improve our classroom practice even further by working with the trainee teachers, with other partnership schools and with staff from the University".