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  • William Farr CofE Comprehensive School
    Lincoln Road
    LN2 3JB
  • Head: Andrew Stones Bsc(Hons)
  • T 01673 866900
  • F 01673 862660
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  • A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 11 to 18
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Lincolnshire
  • Pupils: 1433
  • Religion: Church of England
  • Current Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 2nd November 2009
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 1st December 2006
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What the school says...

As well as the Arts Mark Gold and Technology School Status the school also has been awarded the DfES Award for Excellence in 2001, 2002, 2003. It was named in HMCI annual report as a 'Gold Star' Outstanding School, holds the 'Careermark' Award, is a member of the 'Partnership Promotion Schools' for teacher training, as a Beacon School and is now a 'Leading Edge School' (One of only 100 in the UK and the only one in Lincolnshire).

It is also an Associate School of the University of Lincoln, a member of the Technology Enhancement Programme, and in 2001 according to the 'Guardian' was 'The state Comprehensive with the best A level results in the country. Another feature is a 2004/2006 5m+ building programme.

Converted to an academy 2011.
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2015 Good Schools Guide Awards

  • Best performance by Boys taking Design & Technology Systems & Control at an English Comprehensive School (GCE AS level)

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