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Head's Welcome

Sandbach School specialises in educating boys. Every aspect of school life is geared to create the right environment for boys to thrive. Statistically evidence from the UK and around the world demonstrates that boys achieve higher results and make better progress in single sex schools. We make no apology for focusing upon academic achievement and setting aspirational targets for our young men. But we balance this with a co-curricular programme of out of class activities which teaches our boys the need for hard work and effort before tasting success. Results academically are impressive: last year 89% achieved a level 4 or above in Maths, 80% in English and 75% gained the old measure of 5A*-C grades including English and Maths. All students left with qualifications which supported their chosen pathway – many returning to our Sixth Form but others gaining prestigious apprenticeships.

In other areas our boys have also excelled. Our aim is always to support them whatever their talent and passion and so the range of opportunity is truly expansive. We have had elite runners taking part by invitation in the London Mini Marathon. Students who have successfully made the national finals in table tennis and cross country. We are U16 county hockey champions and U14 runners-up. U13 Cheshire football champions and Cheshire County finalists in two other age groups. One of our students made the final of the percussion BBC Young Musician of the Year with another winning the best instrumental soloist at the National Youth Brass Band Championships. These are just a few of the successes from last year!

I hope that the website gives you a flavour of our ethos and values. If you would like to know more we warmly welcome you to visit us.

Mrs Sarah Burns


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Home School Agreement

 Sandbach School Commitment

Our motto Ut Severis Seges ‘As you sow, so shall you reap’ encapsulates the school ethos of working hard to achieve.  To facilitate this Sandbach School will endeavour at every opportunity to;

  • provide a safe learning environment to enable your son to achieve his full potential and build positive relationships
  • provide a balanced curriculum and meet the individual needs of your son
  • provide pastoral care, guidance and encourage positive behaviour
  • keep you informed about general school matters and about your son’s progress in particular
  • be open and welcoming at all times and offer opportunities for you to become involved in the life of the school

Sandbach School Parental Commitment

By signing this document a parent/carer agrees to

  • see that my son attends school on time, properly equipped and dressed in full School uniform.
  • make the school aware of any concerns or problems that might affect my son’s work or behaviour
  • support the school’s policies and code of conduct
  • support my son in homework and other wider school activities
  • attend parents’ evenings and discussions about my son’s progress

Sandbach School Pupil Commitment

By signing this document a pupil agrees to

  • Try to attain 100% attendance 
  • Be on time and properly equipped for learning
  • Conduct themselves in a manner that reflects the school ethos
  • Complete homework as required in line with the school policy
  • Build positive relationships with peers and teachers
  • Wear the full School uniform properly.
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