Gateways School A GSG School
- Gateways School
- Head: Dr Tracey Johnson
- T 01132 886345
- F 01132 886148
- E firstname.lastname@example.org
- W www.gatewayschool.co.uk
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 11 to 18 with a linked junior school
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Leeds
- Pupils: 185
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Fees: £12,624 - £12,720 pa
- Open days: Taster days in November for Yr 6, for Yr 7 entry (see website)
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
- Linked schools: Gateways Preparatory School
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Prefects (not staff) wear academic gowns in assembly, which they see as 'quite cool, like Harry Potter'. Girls view the school as happy, secure, friendly and welcoming to newcomers. The learning co ordinator described them as very tolerant of anyone...
What the school says...
Gateways School is set in an attractive rural location in Harewood village between Leeds and Harrogate. Gateways consistently achieves excellent academic results - GCSE and A level results continue to rise year on year - while encouraging students to make the most of the state-of-the art facilities and wde range of extra-curricular activities on offer. Small class sizes allow pupils to develop intellectually through high quality teaching from dedicated staff. Research has found that girls are far more likely to thrive, attain higher academic results and stay longer in education if they attend a girls-only school. Six Scholarships are available - Academic, Music, Performing Arts, Sports, Exhibition and Foundation - which are awarded through interview and examination or interview and assessment depending on the scholarship applied for. For more details on scholarships and bursaries contact the Registrar. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide saysPrefects (not staff) wear academic gowns in assembly, which they see as 'quite cool, like Harry Potter'. Girls view the school as happy, secure, friendly and welcoming to newcomers. The learning co ordinator described them as very tolerant of anyone with special needs: 'They see the person, are very supportive, protective and generous'...
Since 2012, Dr Tracey Johnson BSc PhD PGCE (early 40s). Born in Ontario, Canada, educated at Glenlola Collegiate School; University of St Andrews (science), Cheltenham & Gloucester College of Higher Education. Physics teacher and housemistress at Cheltenham College, deputy head at Lord Wandsworth College. Married with two young sons. Enjoys skiing, cycling, running, reading.
In the top five per cent nationally for value added. Creditable A level results: 2015, 30 per cent A*/A grades, with all language students getting at least an A....
Special Education Needs
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|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|
|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|