Secondary schools in Ewhurst and Cranleigh area

(6 Posts)
Dumbled Sun 31-Jul-16 18:41:33

Hi there.
We are considering a move to Ewhurst / Cranleigh.
Can any advise on which secondary school children from this area most likely go too and what sort of reputations each school has?

Many thanks

mummytime Mon 01-Aug-16 09:34:25

The state secondary for that area is Gleblands, in Cranleigh. Seems to be okay. Unless you are Catholic then you might get into St Peter's and there is a bus.
For Sixth Form most go to Godalming and again there are buses.

Dumbled Mon 01-Aug-16 10:59:26

Thank you mummy time!
Not Catholic so not sure as stabs much of a chance with St.Peters...I'm a bit concerned that only 65% of children got the 5 GCSEs at Glebelands do you have any idea why at all?
Any word on the street it's improving?

Dumbled Mon 01-Aug-16 11:00:11

Sorry about that weird bit of extra text not sure where that came from!

mummytime Mon 01-Aug-16 14:01:10

The d of e table I saw said 70% including Maths and English. It does have a low English baccalaureate percentage.
All schools seem to be getting much harder to get into, in the local area.
I think Glebelands used to tend to not be "full", but I believe that is no longer the case.

Foxyloxy1plus1 Sun 07-Aug-16 13:43:57

Go look at the schools and get a feel for whether they would suit your dc. You can't tell from Ofsted reports.

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