Saint Gregory's Catholic College

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Saint Gregory's Catholic College
Saint Gregory's Catholic College, Bath, toward pupil entrance.jpg
Motto "In Christ we flourish"
Established 1979
Religion Roman Catholic
Executive Headteacher Raymond Friel
Location Combe Hay Lane
Bath
Bath and North East Somerset
BA2 8PA
England Coordinates: 51°21′14″N 2°22′53″W / 51.3538°N 2.3813°W / 51.3538; -2.3813
Local authority Bath and North East Somerset Council
DfE URN 109329 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Students 800
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–16
Houses Leo, John-Paul, Clement, Alexander, Peter, Benedict
Colours Green, Gold
Website st-gregorys.bathnes.sch.uk

Saint Gregory's Catholic College in Odd Down, Bath, England is a Roman Catholic, co-educational school that will soon have the addition of a sixth form. It was renamed from Saint Gregory's Comprehensive School, which opened in 1979. It teaches around 800 pupils.

The school has specialist status in Performing Arts[1] and Modern Languages.[2] In 2008 and 2013, it was rated as "Outstanding" by Ofsted.[3]

There are six houses, named after former popes: Leo, John-Paul, Peter, Alexander, Clement and Benedict.

In 2011 the school formed a soft federation with St Mark's CofE School in Larkhall, with St Gregory's headteacher, Raymond Friel, being appointed as executive headteacher in charge of both schools.[4][5] The federation will build a joint sixth form at St Gregory's.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Saint Gregory's Catholic College". Saint Gregory's Catholic College. Retrieved 2009-07-05. 
  2. ^ "Saint Gregory's Catholic College". Ofsted. Retrieved 2009-07-05. 
  3. ^ "Inspection Report". Ofsted. 25 September 2008. Retrieved 30 March 2010. 
  4. ^ "Bath schools to have joint head from September". Bath Chronicle. 16 March 2011. Retrieved 9 November 2011. 
  5. ^ "Head takes charge of two schools". Bath Chronicle. 8 September 2011. Retrieved 9 November 2011. 
  6. ^ "One step closer to first Christian sixth form for Bath and North East Somerset". Bath Chronicle. 21 September 2011. Retrieved 9 November 2011. 

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