Kirkbie Kendal School is an academy school and known as a Business and Enterprise College in Kendal, Cumbria, Northern England, and serves the area around the town and rural countryside. Kirkbie Kendal School operates as a Foundation school, and has been regularly oversubscribed, accepting students based on a designated hierarchy. The school has 880 pupils on roll, ages 11–18.
Kirkby Stephen Grammar School is a coeducational secondary school. It is an Academy and has a sixth form. It is located in Kirkby Stephen in the English county of Cumbria. Kirkby Stephen became a comprehensive school in 1959 and converted to academy status in 2011. Kirkby Stephen Grammar School offers GCSEs and BTECs as programmes of study for pupils, while students in the sixth form have the option to study from a range of A-levels and vocational courses.
It is a comprehensive community school administered by Cumbria County Council. Facilities include a swimming pool, an all weather sports pitch and the “Melvyn Bragg Drama Studio” which was opened in 2005. Millom School offers GCSEs and BTECs as programmes of study for pupils, while students in the sixth form have the option to study from a range of A-levels and further BTECs.
Netherhall School is a secondary school in Maryport, Cumbria. Built in the 1950s, it has a catchment area that covers Maryport, Crosby, Dearham and Flimby, and beyond. The school has a fitness gym and an AstroTurf not to mention two large fields and a swimming pool.The success of the school is built on positive relationships. The school’s aim is to support the development of healthy, confident, capable and happy young people, who are supportive and tolerant of each other.
Newman Catholic School is a mixed Roman Catholic secondary school and sixth form. It is located in Carlisle. It is a Voluntary aided school administered by Cumbria County Council and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Lancaster. The school is named after Cardinal John Henry Newman. Newman Catholic School offers GCSEs and BTECs as programmes of study for pupils, while students in the sixth form have the option to study from a range of A-levels and further BTECs.
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School (QEGS) is a coeducational selective grammar school in Penrith, Cumbria, England. The school currently has approximately 830 pupils.The grammar school ethos is about offering an academic curriculum, encouraging our pupils to have high aspirations and working in a disciplined environment which has a high regard for the community, for honesty and mutual respect. There is considerable extra-curricular provision in sport and the performing and creative arts.
Queen Elizabeth School is a coeducational, comprehensive secondary school and sixth form with academy status. It is located in Kirkby Lonsdale in Cumbria. Previously a foundation school administered by Cumbria County Council, Queen Elizabeth School converted to academy status on 1 December 2010. However the school continue to coordinate with Cumbria County Council for admissions. Queen Elizabeth School offers GCSEs and BTECs as programmes of study for pupils, while students in the sixth form have the option to study from a range of A-levels and further BTECs.
Based in the heart of the beautiful border city of Carlisle on the edge of the Lake District they provide high quality education to 11-18 year olds from across the City. The high expectations they place on students and staff, supported by one of the best learning environments in the County, has already had a significant impact in terms of improving results.
All of the staff at the Academy share in the vision and believe that each individual child has the right to be the best version of themselves they can be. they do this by creating quality teaching and learning, positive life experiences, a fair and firm approach to discipline and a wide range of enrichment opportunities so that all children can experience success. The staff share a dedication and commitment to motivate and inspire students to achieve beyond their expectations. they ensure their staff have access to a varied and comprehensive professional development programme to enable them to share good practise, celebrate outstanding teaching achievements and ensure the best in terms of quality of teaching and learning for the students.
Settlebeck School is a small coeducational secondary school with academy status. It is located in Sedbergh in Cumbria, drawing pupils from a radius of at least of ten miles, and a total number on roll of about 160. Previously a community school (Settlebeck High School) administered by Cumbria County Council, Settlebeck School converted to academy status on 1 August 2011. The school continues to coordinate with Cumbria County Council for admissions. Settlebeck High School offers GCSEs, AS-Levels and ASDAN qualifications as programmes of study for pupils. The school also has a provision of vocational courses offered in conjunction with Kendal College.