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  • Ratton School
    Park Avenue
    Eastbourne
    East Sussex
    BN21 2XR
  • Head: Mr Huxley Knox-Macaulay Ma-Ed
  • T 01323 504011
  • F 01323 520364
  • E office@ratton.e-sussex.sch.uk
  • W www.ratton.e-sussex.sch.uk
  • A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 11 to 16
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: East Sussex
  • Pupils: 1143
  • Religion: Does not apply
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness Good 1
      • Outcomes for children and learners Good 1
      • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Good 1
      • Effectiveness of leadership and management Good 1
    • 1 Full inspection 19th April 2013
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 27th May 2010
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What the school says...

Ratton is one of the most popular schools in East Sussex, a reputation built on 'Achieving Together' a successful partnership combining high levels of achievement and strong emphasis on shared values. At Ratton, high quality teaching and care ensure that our students are happy and able to develop their potential as confident, creative, and caring citizens. We achieve this by being a vibrant, challenging, and developing school with a national reputation for excellence.

Ratton is a great school because our students live our values and instil them in others:
Respect Being fair and caring towards yourself, others, and the environment
Integrity Being honest, trustworthy, and true to yourself
Responsibility Accepting the consequences of your choices and actions, and those of your community
Participation Working together to achieve individual and common goals and being proud of your contribution
Excellence Striving for the highest personal achievement in all aspects of individual, community, and school life
Enjoyment Having fun, loving, and sharing what you do and supporting others to do the same

Based on this vision and these values we tirelessly strive to ensure that:
Students are happy and confident
Students develop their potential
Teaching is outstanding
There is a powerful community spirit and bullying is prevented
Communication between school and home is excellent
Discipline and values are strong
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