Why Choose Kingsdown?

Take a fresh look at Kingsdown

See what students and teachers say about our school

“My wife and I looked carefully at the DfE performance data for the schools in Swindon, and were extremely impressed with the results for Kingsdown in 2019. We feel very lucky to have one of the top schools in Swindon on our doorstep. Our daughter is looking forward to September and joining the Kingsdown community.”Prospective parent - 2019

“My son & I are very impressed with Kingsdown.  Keep up the good work!”Prospective parent - 2018

“Kingsdown is my second family.”Antonela - Student

“I thought I was in a private school!”Kingsdown parent - 2018

“My teachers support me in what I love doing and help me achieve goals I didn’t think I could achieve.”Cameron - Former Student (Graduated 2017)

“I visited last year and I said the difference was palpable.  Today Kingsdown again feels like a different school.”Mr Beadnell - Headteacher, Ruskin

“Working at Kingsdown is fast paced and exciting. It has inspired me to challenge myself in a professional capacity. It is hugely rewarding.”Mrs. R Lees - Director of Progress


What we are committed to offering you and your son/daughter:

  • Experienced school leaders with vision, energy and passion
  • Challenging and engaging lessons delivered by specialist teachers
  • A Curriculum designed to meet the needs of all learners
  • A team of staff who focus on accelerating and tracking the progress and performance of all
  • High expectations for learning especially regarding behaviour and attendance
  • Quality and regular communication between home and school
  • Excellent partnership links with our Primary schools to ensure a smooth transition
  • A happy & safe environment as well as excellent facilities and
  • An ongoing investment in the Professional Development for all our staff

Tours

We warmly welcome prospective parents and carers to enquire about possible tours. Please contact Mrs J Carter, PA to Headteacher at jcarter@kingsdownschool.co.uk or 01793 822284.


For more details on visits, admissions process, & application deadlines, please see our Admissions page.

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