What We Say About Our School
"We want to create magic moments for youngsters and to get to know them personally. Everyone needs to be made to feel special and important! When you can make people feel good about themselves it has a ripple effect. This is the ethos of Coundon Court"
"Coundon Court aims to provide an outstanding education for all its students. We are a school that believes in sending positive messages to all youngsters about their intrinsic worth, a school where everyone is included, everyone is challenged and everyone is successful"
"We promise you that we will give your child the very best of what we are capable of giving. We want to make a real difference in their lives and we will create many magic moments for them along their journey to success with us"
"As a technology college we encourage innovation and challenge all students to push their personal boundaries. We want to develop young people who are confident in today’s technological society. We support high quality learning with the best possible resources and offer unique opportunities for each child to pursue their individual talents"
"It’s not just what we do but how we do it that makes Coundon Court so special. We are a happy school where students and staff care for and support each other. We are determinedly optimistic and ‘can do’ orientated"
"We aspire to all students feeling valued and knowing that they are an asset to the school. We want them to grow into a culture which gives them responsibility and expects them to use it sensibly"
What Ofsted Says About Our School
"The school provides a cohesive, supportive community where students thrive and develop into confident young adults"
"Coundon Court is a good school. By the time students leave they have reached above average standards which represents good progress and achievement"
"Exemplary care, guidance and support is provided for students"
"The curriculum is good. It is very responsive to the needs of all students and constantly evolving.
"Teaching across the school is also good. The pace is brisk and stimulating activities are provided in lessons"
"Good ongoing consolidation of learning, and the quality of relationships between students and adults, result in very positive attitudes to learning"
"Leadership & management across the school are good. The headteacher and her senior team are outstanding"
"Students have very good relationships with their tutors and individualised support for their learning is excellent"
What Students Say About Our School
“We’re not good... We’re not even very good... ...We’re fabulous!” Year 7 Student
“Coundon Court has something very special. It means pupils are more relaxed and a lot happier!” Year 9 Student
"I’ve had a chance to find myself and show other people who I really am!” Year 10 Student