Aylestone Business and Enterprise College

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Aylestone Business and Enterprise College
Established 1976
Type Community school
Headteacher Mrs Susan Woodrow
Location Broadlands House, Broadlands Lane
Hereford
Herefordshire
HR1 1HY
England England Coordinates: 52°34′53″N 0°14′49″W / 52.5813°N 0.247°W / 52.5813; -0.247
Local authority Herefordshire
DfE number 884/4015
DfE URN 116936 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Students 759
Gender Co-educational
Ages 11–16
Website ABEC

Aylestone Business and Enterprise College is a co-educational high school in Herefordshire, England, founded in 1976.

Admissions[edit]

The curriculum includes business and enterprise skills, English, mathematics, Science, humanities, and modern languages. There are about 900 students, ages 11 through 16.

It is situated in the east of Hereford, near the A465, and near Hereford Sixth Form College (a highly performing institution), Hereford College of Arts, and Herefordshire College of Technology (HCT).

History[edit]

Grammar school[edit]

The site was originally called Hereford High School for Girls', a grammar school. Hereford High School for Boys was on Widemarsh Street and was built in 1912.

Comprehensive[edit]

It became the comprehensive Aylestone School in 1976.

Academic performance[edit]

It gets GCSE results slightly below the average for Herefordshire and England.

Notable former pupils[edit]

Hereford High School for Boys[edit]

Hereford High School for Girls[edit]

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