The Grange School, Christchurch

Summary

The Grange School is a co-educational secondary school and sixth form located in the Somerford area of Christchurch in the English county of Dorset.[1] The school mainly admits pupils from the Somerford, Mudeford & Burton areas.

The Grange School
Address
Redvers Road


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BH23 3AU

Coordinates50°44′28″N 1°45′22″W / 50.741°N 1.756°W / 50.741; -1.756Coordinates: 50°44′28″N 1°45′22″W / 50.741°N 1.756°W / 50.741; -1.756
Information
TypeAcademy
Established1955
Local authorityBournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
TrustTwynham Learning Federation
Department for Education URN141378 Tables
OfstedReports
Head of SchoolLiz Garman
GenderCo-educational
Age11 to 18
Websitehttps://www.thegrangeschool.com/

HistoryEdit

The school opened in 1955 as Somerford Secondary Modern School and became The Grange in 1969 when it went comprehensive, at the time Christchuch being in Hampshire until 1974 when it became part of Dorset, the school becoming part of Dorset LEA.

The school converted to academy status on 1 February 2015 and is now part of the Twynham Learning multi-academy trust.

Notable former pupilsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.thegrangeschool.com/ The Grange School

External linksEdit

  • The Grange School official website