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Back to School 8th March

We are delighted to be welcoming pupils back for face to face learning from 8th March. Our pupils have been fantastic in Virtual School with high levels of attendance and a 94% approval rating from parents! However there really is no substitute for face to face learning and we can’t wait to see all pupils […]

Virtual Parents’ Meetings Open a New Frontier for Parent Partnership

Even with a 94% parent approval rating for our virtual school and record levels of engagement from pupils, our staff team is determined to keep improving. Compass School is a community school and parents are at the core of this, but we hadn’t had an on-site parent event since September. The advent of Lockdown 3 […]

Virtual Compass Proves A Hit All Round!

Live lessons, assemblies and Learning Family time are proving a hit, with pupils really engaging in the rich learning experiences at Compass. We marked Holocaust Memorial Day with a sobering assembly reflecting on the Holocaust and genocides across the world through the eyes of those who have survived these. Year 10 had the privilege of […]

New Compass School building for September 2023

A brand new school for our community! Work is well on the way on our new building which was approved by the Mayor of London last year. With state-of-the-art learning and sports facilities, the new Compass School building will facilitate fantastic education for our young people. The school is an integral part of the Grosvenor […]

Together We Can! A Term of Teamwork, Resilience and Kindness!

Keeping our sense of community alive, even while apart during the summer term, is one of the things that we are most proud of. From competitions to community quizzes, being at home didn’t mean that we were alone. Even so, we were so glad to be back together in person in the autumn term, it […]

Getting back to school in September

Compass School has been open from the 2nd June for the children of critical workers and pupils who are vulnerable. Then subsequently, we made on-site provision for year 10 pupils to have face to face session with their teachers before the summer holiday. The school made provision to support pupils and their families during the […]

Compass Hits Headlines With 35K Campaign

Our Just Giving fund launched at the end of March with a target of raising £10,000 to support our pupils to overcome barriers to learning during the school shutdown. We have been overwhelmed by the generosity of our community who enabled us to achieve this target in just 2 weeks and the total has since […]

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. […]

A Cracking Christmas Fair! Integrity, Team and Community

We had our Community Christmas Fair on the 6th of December; there was an exciting range of activities including Christmas card and wreath-making stalls, live music, sports and even a pair of donkeys! Year 7 student, Ronnie sang beautifully as did the choir and Samuel, in Year 11 read a very moving self-penned poem, ‘He’s […]