Our School

This new school will be highly inclusive, have a distinctive Christian character and will offer its students the opportunity to grow and develop within a broad and balanced curriculum framework under-pinned by Christian values.

Key characteristics of our school include:

  • A non-fee paying Church of England co-educational 11-19 secondary school including a Sixth Form
  • Students of all abilities, from all backgrounds, of all faiths and none, will be welcome
  • The school, through the Diocesan family and a secure link with an existing strong Church of England Secondary School, will deliver high quality provision and leadership from the outset
  • As a Church of England school our mission is to be one where each individual is valued and respected entitled to teaching and learning opportunities which will enable students to become a confident, competent, caring and self-reliant, fully prepared for adult life
  • A specialism around Maths and Music
  • Strong pastoral care supporting the needs of all students through our chaplaincy, with links with the local life sciences services
  • The school’s admissions policy will provide Foundation and Open places in line with SDBE policy and taking into account local demographics