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  • Fulford School
    Heslington Lane
    North Yorkshire
    YO10 4FY
  • Head: Ms Savage
  • T 01904 633300
  • F 01904 666400
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  • A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 11 to 18
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: York
  • Pupils: 1392
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness Outstanding 1
      • 16-19 study programmes Outstanding 1
      • Outcomes for children and learners Outstanding 1
      • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Good 1
      • Effectiveness of leadership and management Outstanding 1
    • 1 Full inspection 19th May 2011
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 20th November 2007
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What says..

Parents describe the school’s vital magic ingredient as being wrapped around the ‘rewarding of positive behaviour’ and concern with the students’ ‘growth as people’. Another major plus is the fact that there appears to be no stigma attached to student support...

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2015 Good Schools Guide Awards

  • Best performance by Boys taking Leisure & Recreation at an English Comprehensive School (Applied GCE A level Single Award)

What The Good Schools Guide says


Since 2013, Ms Lorna Savage (young 50s), came late into teaching following a history degree from Stirling, then working five years in industry before studying for a PGCE via the OU. She has taught here since 1996, and her own children attended the school, so she knows the place inside out, having experienced the full range of teacher and parent roles. With a warm, friendly, Scottish lilt, she gives the impression of being a gentle hand on the tiller whilst also running a tight ship – an effective and impressive combination to manage in a school where expectations are high, on every level. Clear pride in student successes and achievements, plenty of cups and awards in evidence, but it’s clear from talking to parents that this is a school with a good heart too...

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