Kineton High School

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Kineton High School
Motto Learning Excellence for All
Established 1958
Headteacher Siona Robson
Location Banbury Road
Kineton
Warwickshire
CV35 0JX
England Coordinates: 52°09′24″N 1°30′08″W / 52.15656°N 1.50230°W / 52.15656; -1.50230
Local authority Warwickshire
DfE URN 125734 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Students 1090
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–18
Houses Adlington, Ainslie, Hoy and Redgrave
Colours Red and Black
Website www.kinetonhighschool.org.uk

Kineton High School is a mixed secondary school in South Warwickshire, England within the village of Kineton. It is a non-selective community school run by Warwickshire County Council. Pupils are aged between eleven and nineteen. The school has specialist Sports College status.

History[edit]

The school opened in 1958 and celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2008.[1] There was a fire in the sports centre in 2009.[2]

Headteachers[edit]

There have been five headteachers since the school opened.[1]

  • Julia Morris 2002-2014[3]
  • Siona Robson 2014-present[4]

Academic performance[edit]

In 2013 the school was in the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust list of top 20 per cent of schools for high attainment in end of Key Stage 4 and the Financial Times’ top 1,000 schools list for post 16 performance.[3]

International links[edit]

The school is partnered with Sanghamitta Balika Vidyalaya.[5]

Alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Kineton High School Turns 50". Warwick Courier. Retrieved 4 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Fire at Kineton School". Leamington Courier. Retrieved 4 January 2015. 
  3. ^ a b "Kineton's Headteacher is Sad to Leave". Kenilworth Weekly News. Retrieved 4 January 2015. 
  4. ^ "Letter to parents September 2014". Kineton High School website. Retrieved 4 January 2015. 
  5. ^ "Jet-setting Kineton Pupils Go On Two Contrasting Trips Abroad". Leamington Courier. Retrieved 4 January 2015. 
  6. ^ "Notable Facts". The William Beck Website. Retrieved 4 January 2015. 

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