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  • Wyedean School and 6th Form Centre
    Beachley Road
    NP16 7AA
  • Head: Mr Robert Ford
  • T 01291 625340
  • F 01291 624251
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  • A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 11 to 18
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Gloucestershire
  • Pupils: 974
  • Religion: None
  • Current Ofsted grade: Good on 5th November 2014
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Inadequate on 9th October 2013
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What the school says...

Converted to an academy 2011.

What the parents say...

Wyedean is a great school, it has a very strong ethos of whole school community. The new Headteacher and leadership team have a shared and positive vision for the school, they know the importance of listening to teachers, pupils and parents in order for the school to pull together to continue to be a great learning community for all involved.

Commented on 25th Jan 2016

As a parent I have watched my son and daughter grow academically and personally whilst at Wyedean School. They, and I, were shocked to hear the news that Wyedean had done so badly in their previous Ofsted inspection. Brilliant results summer 2014 at GCSE and AS have confirm what my kids have been saying for years: "I learn everyday, I enjoy school, the teachers work hard, I feel safe". I am very pleased the inspection report (on the Wyedean website) picked up on the improvements across the board e.g. better teaching and feedback, wide range of extra-curricular activities and excellent results. Especially well done to the teachers, leadership team and support staff who must have had a torrid year under scrutiny (and facing some harsh criticism from parents). I heard some really unfair whingeing and moaning from some parents. Sedbury is not an "easy" catchment area and there are some very challenging criminal and socio-economic problems there. I know this because I work for the Police. I am sure Wyedean School will not be taking their foot off the pedal, but instead drive onwards confidently. Well done.

Commented on 19th Nov 2014

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