In 2012, Wade Deacon High School was delighted to be named TES Outstanding Secondary School of the Year.
This award confirms the excellent work of everyone at the school in enabling pupils to achieve their full potential and recognises our continued 'Commitment to Excellence'. In April 2011, Ofsted judged Wade Deacon High School an outstanding school. Every single judgement in the report was given the highest grade of outstanding. This is a truly exceptional achievement for the whole school community.
Combining the traditional with the latest cutting edge teaching and learning facilities, Wade Deacon High School offers the perfect environment within which all pupils can achieve. The school's ethos of 'A Commitment to Excellence' permeates through every aspect of school life. A disciplined, supportive and purposeful working environment enables pupils to excel across the whole curriculum, reflected in the success that pupils enjoy year on year at both Key Stages 3 & 4.
Wade Deacon's external examination results are consistently well above the national average. Mutual respect, hard work and a relentless desire to achieve the highest standards are the hallmarks of our school. As we celebrate over 500 years of education, we look back with pride at our roots and forward with confidence and a determination to provide the very best for each and every pupil in our care.