St Ambrose College A GSG School
- St Ambrose College
- Head: J M Keulemans
- T 01619 802711
- F 01619 802323
- E office@st-ambr…college.org.uk
- W www.st-ambrosecollege.org.uk
- A mainstream state school for boys aged from 11 to 18
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Trafford
- Pupils: 998
- Religion: Roman Catholic
- Open days: July for Year 7 and November for Sixth Form
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- Current Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 7th September 2009
- Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 24th November 2005
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
No official catchment area; boys come from a 30 mile radius and full range of social spread of intake, right across the board, and proudly so. Boys from Moss Side rub shoulders with sons of multi-millionaires, but nobody really cares...
What the school says...
Entrance examinations consist of: 11 - Maths English & VR (no interviews).
Sixth Form: Minimum of Five B grades at GCSE with at least a grade B in the subject to be studied at A Level and at least a grade C is expected in Maths and English Language. ...Read more
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State grammar school
What The Good Schools Guide saysNo official catchment area; boys come from a 30 mile radius and full range of social spread of intake, right across the board, and proudly so. Boys from Moss Side rub shoulders with sons of multi-millionaires, but nobody really cares too much. Much opportunity for reflection away from the college: annual trip to sister college in Sierre Leone, much hard work and fund-raising involved, including work in slums and on rubbish tips, this is...
Since September 2015, James Keulemans BSc NPQH, previously head of Our Lady's RC High. Geography/biology degree from Coventry and PGCE, geography from Sheffield.
Selective on intake, boys are able, highly motivated and supported by parents with high aspirations for their sons. Consistently high-achieving school, value-added especially good. In 2016, 56 per cent A*/A grades at GCSE and 69 per cent A*-B grades...
Special Education Needs
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class||Y|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|