Lynn Grove High School

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Lynn Grove High School
School LynnGrove.PNG
Motto Fidelitas in Parvis (Latin: Care over little things )
Established 1965
Type Academy
Headteacher Ms Alison Mobbs
Location Lynn Grove
Great Yarmouth
Norfolk
NR31 8AP
England Coordinates: 52°35′01″N 1°42′33″E / 52.58355°N 1.70904°E / 52.58355; 1.70904
DfE URN 137541 Tables
Ofsted Reports Pre-academy reports
Students Approx. 1200
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–16
Houses Pegasus,Arion,Phoenix
Website www.lynngrove.org.uk

Lynn Grove High School is a secondary school with academy status, located in Gorleston in Great Yarmouth in the English county of Norfolk. The school educates about 1100 children between the ages of 11 and 16. The school was originally constructed as one main building which has been extended and other blocks and facilities such as a new library and astroturf area have been added.

School history and awards[edit]

The school building was originally built for the Great Yarmouth High School for Girls which moved from Trafalgar Road in Great Yarmouth to the new building in 1957. It became the coeducational Gorleston Grammar School in 1970.

Ofsted reports[edit]

The school was inspected by Ofsted in 2010, receiving an overall Grade 1 (outstanding).[1] After becoming an academy the school was inspected in December 2013 when it was judged inadequate (Grade 4).[2]

BBC Newsday[edit]

The School has been in many BBC Newsdays, an event during which students become news reporters. This is run and produced by the media students who take part in the after school media club.

Notable former pupils[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lynn Grove VA High School, Ofsted. Retrieved 2013-01-17.
  2. ^ Lynn Grove High School, Ofsted. Retrieved 2014-02-06.