New home for Compass School as Mayor of London approves plans
The new site, which is adjacent to the current building, will enjoy state-of-the-art facilities including dedicated spaces to promote sports, well-being and regular community access. The Mayor of London has approved Grosvenor Britain & Ireland’s planning application for the development of the former Biscuit Factory and Bermondsey Campus, after a public hearing at City Hall on 21st February. […]
New School Proposal Goes To Mayor’s Planning Committee
Simon Harding-Roots (Executive Director, Grosvenor Britain & Ireland) writes to the Compass School Community Grosvenor has developed plans for a brand new state of the art facility for Compass School Southwark. The school is an integral part of our wider proposals for the former Peek Frean Biscuit Factory and Bermondsey Campus site, alongside homes […]
Fantastic set of GCSE results!
There was much celebration at Compass School as Year 11 pupils received their GCSE results on Thursday 22nd August. In just our second year of GCSEs, pupils have achieved outcomes in line with national expectations and with some stunning performances. It was a story of progress across the board with a significant improvement in the […]
The School Day – September 2019
Following our consultation on our new school day I am pleased to confirm the arrangements below: Year 7, 8 and 9 Pupils on-site by 8:40 am School ends Monday and Tuesday at 3:50 pm and 2:55 pm Wednesday to Friday All pupils will have a timetabled session of enrichment on Wednesdays session 5, with further […]
Farewell Year 11
It was my privilege to lead year 11s’ final assembly on Friday and provide them with the send-off they deserve. I wished them well on behalf of our school community and urged them to carry our values of aspiration, integrity, exploration and resilience with them. I reminded them to be appreciative of those who have […]
Compass Celebrates GCSE Success
Year 11 pupils at Compass School have received their first ever GCSE results and have much cause for celebration. In a wave of positive results, our pupils have achieved notable success in English, with a full quarter of entries (26%) achieving top grades 7-9, equivalent to A*-A on the previous scale. Over half of […]
Leon De Costa formally stepped down as Chair of Governors on 18th July having served the Compass School community since July 2014. As a Lawyer and Chief Executive of Judicium Education, Mr De Costa brought a broad range of expertise to the role together with a passion to ensure the young people in our community could […]
Summer performance tickets
Compass School Southwark is delighted to be collaborating with The Voices Foundation, Royal Ballet’s Step into Dance and St. James Church Bermondsey to host our exciting Summer production ‘The Lost Voice’ which will be performed at 7:30pm on Thursday 12th and Friday 13th July. Tickets are £3.00 for Adults and £2.00 for children and you […]
Increased numbers for year 7 for 2019-20
Due to increased demand for places at Compass School Southwark, for the second year running we are pleased to announce that we have been able to temporarily increase our Published Admissions Number (PAN) to 120 students for year 7 for 2019-20. We were be holding open events in September and October for prospective families. We […]
Royal wedding celebrations!
On Friday 18th May students and staff at Compass celebrated the royal wedding with a cake sale, music and a wonderfully decorated canteen! We raised £50, proceeds will be given to a charity which the happy couple support. Many thanks to Ms Nazer for organising, baking and decorating the canteen with her hand made decorations!
Consultation on the temporary removal of the sixth form
Please see details here of the consultation on the temporary removal of the 6th Form until our new build in 2021. If you have any comments on the proposed changes, please send these to Claire Wade via firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday the 23rd of April so that we can determine our arrangements. The consultation period expires on Monday 23rd April 2018, so please […]
A small school with ambition to be outstanding
Compass School is fast becoming a school of choice for the community earning a reputation for being a uniquely tight-nit aspirational school that lives its values. Our open events in the Autumn term brought record numbers of visitors to our school and a significant boost in applicants making the school their first and second choices for […]