The Bishop's Stortford High School A GSG School
- The Bishop's Stortford High School
- Head: Dale Reeve
- T 01279 868686
- F 01279 868687
- E email@example.com
- W www.tbshs.org
- A mainstream state school for boys aged from 11 to 19
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Hertfordshire
- Pupils: 1193
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Open days: Held in Autumn please contact for information
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- Current Ofsted grade: Good on 2nd May 2013
- Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 15th May 2008
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
The school is heavily research-based, with one member of staff dedicated entirely to encouraging teachers in the area of research and development, with the ultimate aim of innovating their teaching. One pupil said, ‘We are encouraged to be creative and...
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2015 Good Schools Guide Awards
- Best performance by Boys taking Music Performance: Group at an English Comprehensive School (Grade 5 Music or Dance)
- Best performance by Boys taking Additional Mathematics FSMQ at an English Comprehensive School (Free standing Maths Qual Level 3)
What The Good Schools Guide saysThe school is heavily research-based, with one member of staff dedicated entirely to encouraging teachers in the area of research and development, with the ultimate aim of innovating their teaching. One pupil said, ‘We are encouraged to be creative and challenge, which makes for lively classes,’ whilst another reported, ‘There’s no spoon-feeding here.’
Since January 2014, Mr Dale Reeve, previously deputy head of Leventhorpe School, and a maths specialist. He attended a state comprehensive in Harlow, after which he did a maths degree at Essex University and a PGCE at Leicester University. This is the sixth school he’s worked at.
Lives locally with his wife and two young children and comes across as an affable and traditional family man, who is firm but fair. Certainly never one to keep students at arm’s length, often getting stuck...
Special Education Needs
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|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|