Appleby Grammar School is set in a stunning rural location and is an academy with high standards and great ambition for all their students. They pride their self’s on strong family and community ethos. Their curriculum is strong and well balanced, with plenty of choice. They are committed to developing every student’s particular strengths in an environment in which they can thrive.
They aim to provide the very best learning and personal development opportunities for every young person that they serve. Their students enjoy a high quality education in a school where they feel valued and cared for. They know their students well and learning is tailored to ensure that each child achieves their potential and beyond.
Beacon Hill Community School aims to provide a caring, stimulating environment where every child can be successful. We passionately believe in placing young people at the heart of the learning process. At Beacon Hill Community School they provide a individually tailored education in a nurturing and rich learning environment. They ensure all their students become aspirational, independent and confident young adults.
Cartmel Priory Church of England School provides a unique secondary school experience in a wonderful rural location. This successful community school has a strong commitment to high quality learning, in and out of the classroom, and a determination to ensure that each individual student develops and achieves to their full potential.
Cockermouth School is a coeducational secondary school and sixth form located in Cockermouth. Previously a community school administered by Cumbria County Council, Cockermouth School converted to academy status in September 2015. However the school continues to coordinate with Cumbria County Council for admissions. Cockermouth 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. The school also offers evening adult education classes to the local community.
Dallam School is a mixed, 11-18 secondary school with academy status, located in Milnthorpe, Cumbria, England. The school holds specialist Language College status. Dallam School has a rather large sixth form, which offers both A-levels and the IB. The A levels available:- – Art – Biology – Business Studies – Chemistry – Drama – English – EPQ – Geography – History – ICT – Maths – Media – Outdoor Education – PE – Philosophy – Physics – Psychology – Travel and Tourism
Dowdales School which was founded 1928, is a community, comprehensive school in Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria for both boys and girls in the age range 11-16. There are approximately 1000 pupils on roll. The school was originally based on the former Ashburner Mansion, which is still a part of the school.
Furness Academy is a secondary school in Barrow-in-Furness, England. It is the fourth and last academy to have been formed in the county of Cumbria after the closure of Alfred Barrow School, Parkview Community College of Technology and Thorncliffe School in 2009. At Furness Academy, learning is at the heart of what they do. You can look forward with confidence to Furness Academy providing a welcoming and safe environment for any child. Their core values of respect, responsibility and relationships underpin all Their efforts to ensure that all students have the greatest opportunity to achieve their best.
John Ruskin School (JRS) is an 11–16 school on Lake Road in Coniston, Cumbria. The school is part of the Rural Academy, a group of nine small schools in Cumbria which was awarded Technology College status in 2004, and a member of the South Lakes Federation of Schools. According to a 2009 Ofsted report, “It capitalises on its small size by providing a very welcoming and friendly ethos where relationships are very good and students and staff know each other well.” It was classed as a good school and was noted for outstanding attendance and behaviour.
Keswick School is a coeducational 11–18 comprehensive with 1183 pupils on roll. There are 286 students in the sixth form and 50 boarders. The school has prevciously been recognised under a number of designations, including; training school, Leading Edge, Science Specialist, High Performance and Gifted and Talented SSAT Consultant School.