What makes us so special?

  • A friendly school with a strong work ethic: “the school is calm and orderly and the students feel safe and well cared for. Students are friendly and welcoming” Ofsted 2013
  • Year on year outstanding examination results at GCSE and A level
  • A diverse and balanced curriculum with choice for students of ALL abilities
  • Grammar stream for more able students
  • Outstanding careers programme with links to universities and higher level apprenticeships
  • A focus on qualifications and social skills so that students develop into successful, mature and confident young adults
  • Excellent facilities for sport, performing arts, art and photography, media, technology, computer science and ICT
  • Dynamic sixth form with a comprehensive range of traditional and vocational subjects
  • Business Challenge for sixth form students – a real work related learning experience
  • Soccer Academy for elite players – expert coaching alongside high quality education
  • Huge range of enrichment activities including trips and visits abroad