Our Mission

Ensure that students develop the knowledge, skills and character to live happy, healthy and successful lives. To all are included and work hard to fulfil their potential regardless of background or starting point and that their choices are not limited by self belief, opportunity or circumstance.

  • Grammar school history with the aspiration of providing a grammar school standard of education for all students
  • High academic standards and expectations
  • Extensive academic and vocational curriculum
  • Individualised support and guidance
  • Unique leadership opportunities
  • ‘Forces Ready Pathway’ in partnership with the Ministry of Defence
  • Experienced teaching staff and specialists in their field
  • Improved student attainment and progress
  • Dedicated Sixth Form social area and study rooms
  • Extensive enrichment programme
  • UCAS advice from an experienced leader including guests
  • Business-like uniform

What do our students say?


Year 13

“My teachers believe in me, which gives me confidence. It’s important to have a learning environment that is positive.”


Year 13

“Smaller class sizes mean we get more help and have deeper discussions with teachers. One to one contact time really helps develop your studies.”


Year 13

“Before Sixth Form I never considered higher education, but visiting universities with Magnus Academy really encouraged me. The support I received with my UCAS application made the whole process much easier.”