Westonbirt and the Sky Academy Confidence day
Students from Westonbirt School took part in the Sky Academy Confidence day with Jessica Ennis-Hill, Olympic Hepathlon Champion. The day was dedicated to developing key life skills and confidence through participation in sporting activities.
Headteacher on a mission
Headteacher Natasha Dangerfield, has recently topped the league of Turbo Charged Headmistresses in a list compiled by magazine “Absolutely Education”. Mrs Dangerfield says she encourage students to grasp any opportunities that come their way.
The Good Schools Guide’s verdict
The 2014 Good Schools Guide describes Westonbirt as being ‘in the top 5% of schools in the UK for added value’ – A measure of a pupil’s academic achievement between the ages of 11 and 16.
Two in One
Westonbirt provides two schools on one campus under the unified umbrella of Westonbirt Schools. Westonbirt Senior is a girls’, small, boarding school for ages 11-18 and Westonbirt Prep is a co-ed school for ages 3-11.
Location, Location, Location
The school is set in fabulous grounds of 210 acres in the middle of Gloucestershire.
Greenhouse not Hothouse
Exceptional pastoral care is delivered with a real passion to ensure that every opportunity for learning has been developed in a happy environment that is a ‘greenhouse, not a hothouse’ environment; talents are fully harnessed, within a strong Christian spiritual framework and in an inspiring, rural setting.
A careful development
A well balanced curriculum is offered instilling confidence in the pupils, without arrogance; fostering intellectual, social and emotional development.
A mind set for life
Their mission is to provide a caring and inspirational learning environment that will support the development of each individual intellectually, emotionally, morally and spiritually. Students are prepared to compete as curious, creative and courageous citizens within an ever changing and increasingly challenging world.