For all enquiries please contact the Academy using the details below:

Hanham Woods Academy
Memorial Road
BS15 3LA

Tel: 0117 440 8900 (Option 3)
Email: reception@hanhamwoods.academy

Key Contacts

Academy Principal – Steve Kneller

Designated Safeguarding Lead – Duncan Mathers
Deputy Safeguarding Lead – Rebecca Tushingham

SENCo – Henrietta McDermott

Senior Operations Manager/Executive Assistant to Principal – Linda Hall

Assistant to the Senior Leadership Team – Janina Abrahams

Chair of the Council – Jon Gould



Student Absence

Student absence line – 0117 440 8900 (Option 1)
Student absence email – absence@hanhamwoods.academy (‘Absence’ in subject line)


Staff Absence

Staff absence line – 0117 440 8900 (Option 2)


Please note that absences include – illness, medical/dental appointments and interviews and these must be reported via the Absence Line or the new email address and not via the main school telephone number.
absence@hanhamwoods.academy  With ‘Absence’ in the subject heading.