Fitzharrys School

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Fitzharrys School
Fitzlogo print.png
Type Community school
Headteacher Mr Jonathan Dennett
Location Northcourt Road
Abingdon
Oxfordshire
OX14 1NP
England
51°40′54″N 1°17′03″W / 51.68171°N 1.28403°W / 51.68171; -1.28403Coordinates: 51°40′54″N 1°17′03″W / 51.68171°N 1.28403°W / 51.68171; -1.28403
Local authority Oxfordshire
DfE number 931/4127
DfE URN 123257 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–18
Colours Blue, White and Gold
Website Fitzharrys School

Fitzharrys School, is a coeducational secondary school and sixth form located in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, in England. There are about 650 students attending. The headteacher since January 2011 is Jonathan Dennett who took over from Susan Tranter.[1] The school emblem that adorns the gateway and uniform badges depicts three Harriers on a light blue background.

School status[edit]

It is a community school administered by Oxfordshire County Council. Since 2005, Fitzharrys School has held the status of a specialist school for technology. The specialist school status is a joint partnership between the three state secondary schools in Abingdon: Fitzharrys, John Mason School and Larkmead School. As part of the change in status and increased funding many new investments have been made.

Notable former pupils[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New Headteacher". Fitzharrys.oxon.sch.uk. Retrieved 2012-03-30. 
  2. ^ "TV presenter goes back to school (From Oxford Mail)". Oxfordmail.co.uk. 2011-07-19. Retrieved 2012-03-30. 
  3. ^ "The Times". Timesonline.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-03-30. (subscription required)

External links[edit]