Presdales School

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Presdales School
Presdales School - geograph.org.uk - 135277.jpg
Motto Bold in God
Established 1906
Type Academy
Headmistress Mrs J Robinson
Location Hoe Lane
Ware
Hertfordshire
SG12 9NX
England Coordinates: 51°48′11″N 0°01′51″W / 51.80297°N 0.03086°W / 51.80297; -0.03086
DfE number 919/4013
DfE URN 137985 Tables
Ofsted Reports Pre-academy reports
Students 1065
Gender Girls
Ages 11–19
Former name Ware Grammar School for Girls
Website Presdales School

Presdales School is a girls' secondary school with academy status, located in Ware, Hertfordshire in the East of England. The school also operates a coeducational sixth form, which welcomes both boys and girls from the age of 16-18. The current headmistress is Mrs J Robinson, who has held the post since 1987.

History[edit]

It was founded as Ware Grammar School for girls in 1906 at nearby Amwell House, and moved to its present site of Presdales House in 1964. It became a comprehensive in 1975.

It was awarded specialist college status three times by the Secretary of State for Education and Skills, namely as: a Language College, in 1995; an English and Music College, in 2003; and as a Mathematics & Computing College, in 2009[citation needed] The school converted to academy status in April 2012.

Notable former pupils[edit]

Ware Grammar School for Girls[edit]

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