Headmaster - Mr John R Wood, MA Cantab
Mr John Wood took up his post as Headmaster of The Dixie Grammar School in September 2005.
He was educated at King George V Grammar School, Southport and Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, where he read Mathematics. Following graduation Mr Wood worked for Midland Bank (now HSBC) as a graduate trainee for a short spell, before going to Durham University to train as a teacher. Before moving to The Dixie Grammar School Mr Wood was Head of Mathematics at Nottingham High School and then Deputy Headmaster at Kirkham Grammar School in Lancashire.
Mr Wood is Vice-Chairman of the Independent Schools Association (ISA), having been Chairman of ISA in 2012. He is also Vice-Chairman of ISA's Acadamic Policy Committee and Treasurer of ISA Midlands Region.
Mr Wood is the ISA representative on the GSA/HMC Universities Committee which oversees all matters concerning higher education and relationships with universities, especially in relation to independent school students.
Mr Wood is also the co-author of a well respected series of A Level Mathematics textbooks.
Any correspondence for the attention of the Headmaster should be sent to: The Dixie Grammar School, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13 0LE.
or Tel. 01455 292244