Bentley Wood High School

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Bentley Wood High School
Type Academy
Headteacher Ms Janice Howkins
Location Bridges Road
Greater London
Coordinates: 51°37′05″N 0°19′56″W / 51.61796°N 0.33225°W / 51.61796; -0.33225
DfE number 310/4032
DfE URN 137178 Tables
Ofsted Reports Pre-academy reports
Students 797
Gender Girls
Ages 12–18
Website BWHS

Bentley Wood High School is an all-girls secondary academy school in Harrow, England.


Bentley Wood High School specializes in math, science, and computing.[1] It is situated just north of the A410, in the parish of All Saints, Harrow Weald, just south of Bentley Wood Nature Reserve. It can be reached via Masefield Avenue.


The school is located just south of Heriot's Wood, which itself is just south of the famous Bentley Priory. BWHS was originally called Heriots Wood Grammar School. The student body represents a variety of diverse backgrounds.[2]

About the school[edit]

The school was declared outstanding by Ofsted, and has been in the top 1% of schools nationally for three years. It was stated the 7th highest school in the country in 2015 for student progress.

Notable former pupils[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Bentley Wood High School on the BBC news website
  2. ^ "Equality Information - Bentley Wood High School". Retrieved 2013-11-01. 

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