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Northwood is a friendly, happy, welcoming school where young people are enabled to make excellent academic progress and develop the knowledge, skills, qualities and values required to lead successful and fulfilling adult lives.
Graded Outstanding by Ofsted our relentless focus on ensuring the highest academic standards has consistently placed us at the top of the School Performance Tables, and our examination outcomes place us well above the national averages for student attainment and progress. In addition to providing the highest quality teaching for successful learning in lessons, we are passionate about providing excellent enrichment opportunities beyond the classroom, so that all of our students have a rewarding and enjoyable time with us as they develop their interests and talents.
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Northwood School has an ethos of ambition and achievement for all its students. As a school we put our students at the heart of everything we do:
- All Students can achieve
- Every student is known and valued as an individual
- All students have immense, natural creative abilities
- Through effort and determination all students can grow and succeed
- We value diversity and seek to give everyone equal chances
- To be a school that embraces and supports the community
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Northwood School encourages and promotes respect for, understanding of, different groups within our school community and in society.
THE 'PREVENT' STRATEGY:
Northwood School encourages and promotes respect for, understanding of, different groups within our school community and in society. We are strongly committed to the development and upholding of democracy, rule of law, equality of opportunity, freedom of speech and the rights of all men and women to live free from persecution of any kind. This is what the Prevent Strategy, released in 2011 to combat extremism, defines as British values.
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