Facilities and timings

Our facilities

Originally opened in 1973, the school moved to a new single site in April 2003 and boasts some magnificent contemporary facilities.

  • A state-of-the-art learning resource centre
  • A large sports hall with climbing wall and gym equipment
  • Enhanced ICT provision
  • High quality, contemporary classrooms with networked ICT
  • Several ICT suites
  • A dedicated chapel
  • Purpose built, designed and furnished classrooms
  • A drama area
  • Sixth Form Study Centre
  • A 250-seat theatre and assembly hall
  • Climbing wall and fitness suite
  • Extensive professional standard playing fields with access to the adjacent GOALS five-a-side complex
  • Spacious dining room and fully equipped kitchens
  • Peak Street Café, our WiFi-enabled coffee shop and study area designed especially for Sixth Form students

Our school day

08:40Tutor period/assembly
09:05Period 1
10:05Period 2
11:05Morning break
11:25Period 3
12:25Period 4
13:25Lunch break
14:00Period 5
15:00End of school day

Year 11 students have an additional period 3.00pm – 4.00pm, Monday – Thursday (Week 1), Monday – Wednesday (Week 2).