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Barnes Wallis Academy

Barnes Wallis Academy is a small secondary school located in the rural village of Tattershall, Lincolnshire.

Principal's Welcome

Mr J Scarrott

At Barnes Wallis Academy, we are committed to providing a world class education for all of our students, academically and pastorally.

We set high standards and expectations for our students and staff, demonstrated by our “Personal best, no excuses” philosophy. We believe in rigorously and consistently enforcing traditional basic standards of uniform, presentation and respect. 

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The Academy is now closed for Summer but there is always someone who can help you. 


If you are concerned that a child is suffering, or likely to suffer, significant harm, you should contact your local authority safeguarding partnership directly. Click here for the relevant contact information.


In an emergency, call 999

Anyone in a crisis can also text 85258 for SHOUT, the UK’s first 24/7 crisis text service (free on all major mobile networks, for anyone in crisis anytime).


If you have any welfare concerns, you can contact us here.


We will re-open on Monday 5 September 2022