|Motto||In search of personal excellence|
|Type||Voluntary aided school|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Local authority||Central Bedfordshire|
|DfE URN||109705 Tables|
Manshead School is a Church of England secondary school and sixth form located on the outskirts of both Caddington and Dunstable in Bedfordshire, England. The school (surrounded by countryside and hills) is administered by the Dunstable Ashton Foundation.
The school is the modern successor to Dunstable Grammar School which existed from 1881 to 1971 when Bedfordshire adopted the Comprehensive Education system. from this time it was an upper school educating pupils aged 13–18, with Ashton Middle School in particular acting as a feeder school to Manshead. However in September 2014 Manshead became a full secondary school accepting pupils at aged 11.
Notable former pupils
- Kevin McCloud – designer, writer and television presenter
- Tim Robinson – former cricketer and current cricket umpire
Other secondary schools in the area
- "Change of Age Range " Manshead School". Mansheadschool.co.uk. 5 September 2013. Retrieved 9 September 2013.
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