Our Testimonials


“It’s a completely different school to the school it was three years ago. Children take so much pride in their appearance and they are so positive. My son is happy to come to school and he’s well supported.”

(Year 11 parent, October 2014)

"You see results transformed, you see children's lives turned around, you see communities better served by schools like this."

(Prime Minister David Cameron, during his visit on 15th December 2014)

"I want to congratulate the whole leadership here, and also the students who work so hard. I think you should be really proud of what you've achieved."

(Prime Minister David Cameron, during his visit on 15th December 2014)

“My child is really happy – I am delighted with their progress.”

(Year 7 parent, March 2014)

“From the moment you enter the state-of-the-art new building, a feeling of pride and self-worth oozes from every person inside.”

(Daily Echo, 2013)

“The change in behaviour in the community has been remarkable. The students seem to be completely different now.”

(Local shopkeeper, October 2014)

“Very happy with the school. Really feel like everyone is here to get the best out of my children.”

(Year 9 parent, November 2014)

 “Excellent communication, well run, a lot better than when it was Ashdown.”

(Year 9 parent, November 2014)

“We are very pleased with the support our daughter is receiving and the progress she is making. Thank you for all your support.”

(Year 9 parent, November 2014)