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  • Greenford High School
    Lady Margaret Road
    UB1 2GU
  • Head: Mr Mathew Cramer Ba, Ma, Npqh
  • T 020 8578 9152
  • F 020 8747 7891
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  • A state school for boys and girls aged from 11 to 19.
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Ealing
  • Pupils: 1,755; sixth formers: 539
  • Religion: None
  • 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 8th November 2011
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 11th March 2009
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What says..

Teachers here earn respect and get it. There is genuine concern and care for the pupils, so that although good results are expected, it is the result that would be good for each individual. Greenford used to be a language college and 60-70 per cent of students continue to take a modern language at GCSE. Japanese has always been strong – ‘it’s always about the personalities,’ says Mr Cramer. ‘We were lucky to have an outstanding Japanese teacher.' An Olympic judge runs the gymnastics, an ex-England player coaches the basketball...

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Since 2009, Mathew Cramer MA PGCE NPHQ (mid 50s), a north Londoner by birth and son of a commercial artist. Mr Cramer was educated at Highgate Wood Comprehensive and went onto read philosophy and literature at Sussex University followed by a masters at Warwick and a PGCE at King’s College London. His career started with a brief spell in Hong Kong editing textbooks, since then he has spent his entire career teaching in west London. He came to Greenford to teach English in 1995; prior to that he was at St Mark’s Catholic school in Hounslow, where his wife is now head of media. Warm, understated with a beguiling, dry sense of humour, Mr Cramer is an experienced and extremely effective head. His office is reassuringly cluttered, with an eclectic mix of pictures on...

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