Westlands School, Sittingbourne

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Westlands School
Address
Westlands Avenue

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ME10 1PF

Coordinates51°20′34″N 0°42′40″E / 51.3427°N 0.71104°E / 51.3427; 0.71104Coordinates: 51°20′34″N 0°42′40″E / 51.3427°N 0.71104°E / 51.3427; 0.71104
Information
TypeAcademy
Department for Education URN136286 Tables
OfstedReports
Trust PrincipalMr Jonathan Whitcombe
Head of SchoolMr Simon Cox
GenderCoeducational
Age11 to 18
Capacity1742
HousesTudor Community, Norman Community & Stuart Community
Colour(s)Yellow, Red and Green               
Website

Westlands School is a coeducational secondary school and sixth form with academy status, located in Sittingbourne in the English county of Kent.[1]

Previously a foundation school administered by Kent County Council, Westlands School converted to academy status on 1 September 2010. Westlands School has specialist status in Mathematics, Computing & Science. The school is now part of the Swale Academies Trust which also includes Westlands Primary School, Regis Manor Primary School, Meopham School and Sittingbourne Community College.[2]

Westlands School offers GCSEs and BTECs as programmes of study for pupils, while students in the sixth form have the option to study from a range of A-levels, City and Guilds courses and further BTECs.

It is the largest school in Sittingbourne, with a total of 1,742 students. The school has 3 communities: Tudor (yellow), Norman (red), and Stuart (green), all named after history.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Westlands School". westlands.org.uk.
  2. ^ "Swale Academies Trust - Schools". swaleacademiestrust.org.uk.

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