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    Dream Exam Results 2015
    67% A*-C inc. English and Maths at GCSE
  • Header 2 2015
    Best A Level Results for Years
    53% A*-B, 71% A*-C and 99% A*-E
  • Header 3 2015
    New Ofsted Report Published
    We are a 'Good' School!
  • Header 4 2015
    Sixth Form Open Evening
    Monday 12 October 2015 6pm



It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the William de Ferrers School website. I am extremely proud to be the Headteacher of this excellent school, which lies at the heart of its community and aims to provide an outstanding, world-class education for each and every student.

On this website you can find information about our school, its management, staff and pupils. The site also covers the various subject departments, school life and examination results, you can also download our weekly information bulletins from the News and Events section.

If you wish to find out more about us, please ring for a copy of our prospectus or come and visit the school in person by making an appointment.

Read More from the Headteacher.

Neal McGowan


  • 03:29 PM - 24th September, 2015 We are keen to keep in touch with our former students. Join our Alumni at https//networks.futurefirst.org/uk/former-student/wefs
  • 12:05 PM - 17th September, 2015 Enrol here for Sept'16? Open Evenings: Year 7 Sept 30 at 17:00; 6th Form 12 Oct at 18:00. Find out if this is the school for you. Please RT.
  • 10:48 PM - 3rd September, 2015 Looking forward to welcoming our students back this Monday, 7 September. Year 7 at 9am; Year 12 at 10.15am; everyone else at 10.45am.
  • 06:48 PM - 20th August, 2015 Congratulations to all our students who did so well in GCSE and A level exams this summer. We are extremely proud of you. Well done!
  • 08:03 AM - 23rd June, 2015 Summer Ball photos can be viewed on the following link: Read more