Warwickshire, United Kingdom
About Hartshill School
Hartshill School is a co-educational secondary academy in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, for students aged 11-16. It is a member of the Midland Academies Trust.
The secondary school is set in extensive grounds and it celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2007. It has a 16-classroom building for English and maths, which opened in September 2012, plus a state-of-the-art drama studio, which opened in 2015. The school’s catchment covers very diverse urban and rural areas.
Values and vision
Hartshill School aims to be a proactive and protective learning environment where staff and students get the best opportunities – opportunities that inspire and engage them. The secondary school believes that good teaching is the foundation upon which confidence and knowledge are built.
Hartshill School wishes to provide every individual in its care with skills that will serve them well not just for further education, but also for the wider world of work and life.
“Students feel safe and behave well in lessons and around the school. Most have good attitudes to learning. Leaders and teachers in the school track students’ progress regularly to make sure that no-one is falling behind in their learning. The headteacher and senior staff lead the school well. They check teaching carefully to make sure that the standard of students’ learning remains high. Leaders have high ambitions for the school and its students. They know the school well and know what they need to do to make sure that it continues to improve.”