Cliff Park Ormiston Academy

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Cliff Park Ormiston Academy
Type Academy
Head teacher Robert Sherington
Location Kennedy Avenue
NR31 6TA
England Coordinates: 52°33′40″N 1°43′25″E / 52.5612°N 1.7237°E / 52.5612; 1.7237
DfE number 926/4011
DfE URN 140364 Tables
Ofsted Reports Pre-academy reports
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–16
Website Cliff Park Ormiston Academy

Cliff Park Ormiston Academy (formerly Cliff Park High School) is a coeducational secondary school with academy status, located in Gorleston in the English county of Norfolk. The school educates children aged 11 to 16.

Previously a foundation school, Cliff Park High School was put into special measures in 2012 following an unsatisfactory Ofsted inspection report.[1] The school exited special measures in 2013 and converted to academy status in January 2014, sponsored by the Ormiston Academies Trust.[2]

Notable former pupils[edit]

The classical and pop musician, media personality and model Myleene Klass attended the school in the 1990s before becoming a member of the band Hear'Say.[3]


  1. ^ "Gorleston’s Cliff Park High School on special measures following Ofsted inspection - News - Norwich Evening News". Retrieved 2013-06-08. 
  2. ^ "Three new academies open for the New Year.". Ormiston Academies Trust. 2014-01-01. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  3. ^ Interview by Jonathan Sale (2008-05-01). "Passed/failed: An education in the life of Myleene Klass - Profiles - People". The Independent. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 

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