About Us

If approved, Sutton Church of England Secondary School will be state funded by the Department for Education and operated by Southwark Diocesan Board of Education (SDBE) multi-academy trust, alongside its existing family of schools.

Southwark Diocesan Board of Education Supporting Christian Education

Our Vision: to promote Christian education and enable church schools and education chaplaincy to be at the heart of the mission and ministry of the Diocese of Southwark in the 21st Century.

Our Mission: Supporting Christian Education by:

  • Promoting and nurturing effective, distinctive and inclusive church schools;
  • Developing and supporting education chaplaincy in further and higher education; and
  • Building effective partnerships across our Diocese and with those involved in local and national education.