Shortlist for WCSQM School of the Year 2021 Revealed
We are delighted to announce our shortlist for the World Class School Quality Mark School of the Year, sponsored by ClickView.
All of the schools in our network are World Class. Our School of the Year exemplifies and role models what it means to be World Class with typicality and consistency.
Berkeley Academy, Hounslow primary
Bluecoat Wollaton Academy, Nottingham secondary
Bosworth Academy, Leicester secondary
Featherstone High School, Ealing secondary
President Kennedy School, Coventry secondary
St Albans Girls’ School, St Albans secondary
The Ashley School, Lowestoft special
Weatherhead High School, Wallasey secondary
Schools that are shortlisted for School of the Year
(in adherence with the charity’s mission statement)
- offer the best education to students in the UK
- develop the World Class skills, competencies and characteristics which students need to flourish in an emerging global economy
- give students the confidence to overcome socio-economic barriers to recognise and achieve their potential
Watch a montage of the videos created by each school’s students in their bid to be awarded World Class School of the Year 2021
The schools’ students live our World Class vision
- for secondary
‘We are #worldclass learners and leaders with a commitment to achieving the best for our community and our best in the work place, by acquiring a deep knowledge and understanding of our world’
- for primary
‘Because of who we are, what we feel and how we learn we are #worldclass.’
In order to be eligible for shortlisting, the students from each school had to submit a video evidencing why they meet the shortlisting criteria.
The winner of the World Class School Quality Mark School of the Year All shortlisted will be announced at our WCSQM Awards Ceremony 6th December, held at Oxford University’s Sheldonian Theatre by our sponsor ClickView.
Previous School of the Year winners
2020 Forest Gate Community School, Newham, runners up Sneinton CofE Primary School and Hillcrest Academy.
2019 King Ecgbert School, Sheffield
Information on WCSQM
WCSQM is a UK charity working to accredit the best non-selective state schools across the UK with the World Class quality mark accreditation. In order to achieve accreditation primary and secondary schools can subscribe to the WCSQM application, giving their entire cohort of students access to the WCSQM framework designed to help students develop and demonstrate World Class skills and characteristics across areas including learning, leadership, community and the workplace.
Media contact: Miranda Perry
Tel: 01727 576 047