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  • Wapping High School
    153 Commercial Road
    London
    E1 2DA
  • Head: Mrs Karin Rowsell
  • T 020 7193 6337
  • E enquiries@wappinghigh.org
  • W www.wappinghigh.org
  • A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 11 to 16
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Tower Hamlets
  • Pupils: 168
  • Religion: None
  • Open days: Open mornings: 19th - 21st September 9am-10am, Open evening: 21st September 4.30pm - 6.30pm, Family Fun Day: 1st October 12 - 3pm
  • Current Ofsted grade: Requires improvement on 5th May 2016
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Requires improvement on 28th March 2014
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What the school says...

Wapping High School is a co-educational school, providing a blend of the best of the state and independent sector. As a free school, we have chosen to follow the national curriculum, but we are distinct from others in that we can innovate in aspects such as our longer school day, enrichment programme, digital specialism and REAL learning.

Raising aspirations, broadening horizons and ensuring better outcomes for students, Wapping High School aims to deliver an engaging and all­round education that supports academic achievement, whilst developing the skills, knowledge and qualities, students need to be equipped for life in the modern world.

We are proud of the diverse nature of our student body and celebrate their differences which enrich our school community.
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