Huish Episcopi Academy
Huish Episcopi, Langport
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Huish Episcopi Academy is a mixed secondary school with academy status (since 2010), for ages 11 to 18 located in Huish Episcopi near Langport, Somerset, England. The Principal is Andrew Davis. The school has a specialist status as a Science College and Language College. As of September 2012[update], it has 1,469 students. A range of subjects are offered, including Design Technology in Food, Textiles, and Resistant Materials, Modern Foreign Languages, and Information Technology.
The Ofsted inspection in March 2007 gave the school, prior to its conversion to an academy, an overall grade of "Outstanding". In September 2012, the academy was inspected and its rating was reduced to good. In more recent years, the Academy seems to have slipped further down the desirable list. Its leadership seems to have struggled in the last 18 months
Notable former pupils of the school include fashion designer Alice Temperley, who was awarded the MBE in 2011. Temperley supplied the evening dress used by Pippa Middleton at the Wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton. Also of interest, Ian Booth, bassist of soft rock band Floors And Walls. so no one of any particular interest or accomplishment to mention.
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