The Winston Churchill School, Woking
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The Winston Churchill School is a comprehensive, secondary school in Woking, England. The school was established in 1967. It is near Knaphill, Bisley, West End, Brookwood and Pirbright. The school holds Specialist Sports College status.
The Winston Churchill School received a score of "good" (OFSTED January 2015) with GCSE results above the national average. "The curriculum is a strength of the school...teaching is good with aspects that are outstanding...students behaviour both in and out of classrooms is good" and "students feel safe & secure".
Teaching occurs during one-hour lessons with Physical Education (P.E.) lessons twice a week (more frequently for P.E. GCSE students). After school clubs provide extra sports and P.E., and other extra-curricular activities.
Notable alumni and faculty
- Sam Underwood, TV actor (Dexter, Homeland, The Following)
- Peter Davison, TV actor
- Philip Gould, Baron Gould of Brookwood, Architect of New Labour
- Winston Churchill sport college details
- OFSTED. "School inspection report". OFSTED. OFSTED. Retrieved 22 March 2015.
- Duffell, Beth (18 October 2013). "Homeland role as young Woking actor heads for big time". getSurrey. Retrieved 28 December 2014.
- "Doctor Who Guide: Peter Davison". Guide.doctorwhonews.net. Retrieved February 22, 2017.
- The Independent (December 1998). "Education: Passed/Failed Philip Gould".