Get a better flavour of what life is like at Winterbourne International Academy with these videos, many of which are produced by our own students!
Painting the Sixth Form Mural
A montage of the work that went on over half term to paint the Quiet Common Room mural. The design is by Caitlyn, a Year 13 student, and all the work was done by Sixth Form volunteers. The money for the paint was raised through various fundraising activities last year, so if you donated, thank you very much!
3W/P2 held a charity mannequin challenge to raise money for Cancer Research during February 2017.
BBC School Report 2016
On 10th March 2016 students from Winterbourne International Academy took on reporting roles to create news articles as part of the BBC News School Report day.
This is a fantastic opportunity for students to get a feel for what life can be like in the media while putting their English skills to the test.
BBC School Report 2016
CEO Video blog
Mr Adam Williams reflects on his first week at The Ridings' Federation of Academies and key moments from WIA, YIA and Woodlands.
WIA Flashmob Dec 2015
On Thursday 17th December 2015 staff from WIA took part in a Flashmob style "Do they know its christmas" chorus in the dining hall!
Arts Award Promo video
When Caged Birds Fly - student performance on 18th June 2015 at 6.45pm in the Arts Centre. Tickets available for £3 from our Learning Resource Centre. All the money raised goes towards the Mexico school playground project.
Intake Video to WIA for 2015
by Yasmin and Hajra (Year 10 GCSE Media Studies), Lois Aspinall (Year 11 GCSE Media Studies). Music by Alfie & Ajay (Year 7 Music Technology Club).
PE department: Swimming Competition
The deadline to enter into the next swimming competition is 22nd April. Check out the video and contact Miss Rodriguez in the PE department to put your name down!
Highlights from the 2015 educational visit to Spain.
This Girl Can celebrates the women who are doing their thing no matter how they do it, how they look or even how sweaty they get. They’re here to inspire us to wiggle, jiggle, move and prove that judgement is a barrier that can be overcome.
Intake video 2014-15
Check out this years intake video made for the students, by the students! Many thanks Lois Aspinal!
A-Level Results Day Coverage
We were pleased to welcome ITV News to our A-Level results day. See interviews with students and Principal Rob Evans.
Pre A-Level Results Interview
Richard Payne from ITV West spoke to Winterbourne and Yate Academy sixth form students to find out how they were feeling with only 2 days until results day.
Official Intake Video 2014-15
Radio advertisement with complimentary video
Jess and Mrs Lewis interviewed about former student Jenny Jones
Earlier in 2014 former Ridings' student Jenny Jones one Olympic Bronze at the winter olympics. Studen Jess Hopton and Jenny's former PE teacher Mrs Lewis is interviewed about her success.
Levanna Mclean has Northern Soul
BBC Point West speak to Levanna Mclean following her half a million hits on youtube. The video of Levanna dancing to a remix of Pharrell caught the attention of Pharrell Williams himself who subsequently asked her to appear on stage with him at the 2014 Brit Awards.
WIA student Levanna Mclean dances to Happy - Pharrell vs Northern Soul
Watch the video that catapulted Levanna to Northern Soul stardom. Feel the joy!