Wootton Upper School
- Wootton Upper School
Hall End Road
- Head: Mr Michael Gleeson
- T 01234 767123
- F 01234 765203
- E [email protected]
- W www.wootton.beds.sch.uk
- A state school for boys and girls aged from 13 to 18.
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Bedford
- Pupils: 894
- Religion: None
- Open days: For further information contact: [email protected]
- Latest Overall effectiveness Good 1
- Effectiveness of leadership and management Good 1
- 1 Full inspection 7th November 2017
- Previous Ofsted grade: Requires improvement on 8th December 2015
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
- Linked schools: Kimberley 16 - 19 Stem College
What the school says...
Wootton Upper School is part of a small Multi Academy Trust with one other school, Kimberley 16-19 College, a nearby Sixth Form College.
Wootton Upper School currently has pupils from Year 9 upwards.
The school has an enviable reputation in both the performing arts and sports.
In 2017, the school’s GCSE results were excellent, notably in English and Science, and recognized as such by Ofsted during their inspection on 7th and 8th November 2017. The subsequent Ofsted Report graded Wootton Upper School as ‘good’ in every category. ...Read more
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Children get into the school from here:
sometimes, but not in this year