Our School

This new school will be highly inclusive, have a distinctive Christian character and will offer its pupils a high standard of education and increase parental choice.

Key characteristics of our school include:

  • A non-fee paying Church of England co-educational 11-16 secondary school
  • Opening with 180 Year 7 places
  • Pupils 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 Outstanding Church of England Secondary School, Whitburn C of E Academy, will deliver high quality provision and leadership from the outset
  • Excellent pastoral support within a caring high-expectation ethos and an emphasis on moral values
  • A broad and balanced curriculum which prepares students well for higher education or employment
  • A family friendly school with breakfast club and after school provision offering a wide range of enrichment activities