Rossett School

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Rossett School
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Address
Green Lane

, ,
HG2 9JP

Coordinates53°58′34″N 1°33′09″W / 53.97608°N 1.55248°W / 53.97608; -1.55248Coordinates: 53°58′34″N 1°33′09″W / 53.97608°N 1.55248°W / 53.97608; -1.55248
Information
TypeAcademy
MottoSuccess for everyone
Established1973; 46 years ago (1973)
Local authorityNorth Yorkshire
SpecialistMaths and computing (operational)
Department for Education URN136896 Tables
OfstedReports
HeadteacherHelen Woodcock
GenderCo-educational
Age11 to 18
Enrolment1,412[citation needed]
Website

Rossett School is a co-educational secondary school with academy status in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England. Its pupils are from Harrogate, neighbouring towns and villages, and nearby Leeds, with the latter being a large part of the enrolment. Current enrolment is around 1,400 including 214 in the sixth form.

History[edit]

The school was founded in 1973 as Rossett High School and is Harrogate's most recently built secondary school with additions to its original building since its construction.

In 2007 a report by the Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted) rated the school as Grade 3 (satisfactory) for overall effectiveness.[1]

In June 2010 a report by the Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted) rated the school as Grade 1 (outstanding) for overall effectiveness [2]

In 2012 the school began a scheme that allows pupils to bring iPads to school, either through purchase, renting, or borrowing from the school.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jan Bennett HMI (January 2007). "Rossett School inspection report 2007" (PDF). Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted). Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 September 2007. Retrieved 23 July 2007.
  2. ^ Mr Philip Jarrett HMI (June 2010). (PDF). Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted) http://www.rossettschool.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Ofsted-Report-July-20101.pdf. Retrieved 10 June 2016. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ "iPads". 6 September 2013.

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