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Aiming high – We expect everyone; students, staff, parents and governors to be ambitious and have an expectation of success. This is a goal for all those who work at and attend Frederick Gent School.
Behaving well – We expect our students to care about themselves, each other and the school environment. Students are expected to wear their uniform properly and with pride and to be respectful and courteous at every turn. Most importantly, we expect our students to approach their learning with commitment and enthusiasm to ensure they become bright and well-rounded individuals.
Openness to new experiences – We expect our students to be ready and willing to try new things and to take on new challenges to ensure their success goes beyond just their academic results.
Unity – We expect our students, staff, parents and governors to work together to provide care and support for each other but also to challenge their peers to be the best they can be in all areas.
Tenacity – We expect everyone to be relentless in the pursuit of a quality education for all.
As a school we motivate our students to achieve these expectations through recognition, reward and celebration. There are a variety of ongoing reward systems in place to positively acknowledge the success of our students as well as key event which represent the culmination of these systems and the hard work and dedication of our students.
Making the right choice of secondary school for your child is a big decision, I thank you for your interest in Frederick Gent. I trust that you will find this website interesting and informative.
“I’m so glad my daughter has changed school to come to Frederick Gent. She is happier than ever and the school looks great” Parent
‘There’s always a teacher to talk to when I need advice without being judged.’ Student
FGS staff are always encouraging, supportive, helpful and willing to go beyond to help us achieve our grades” Student
“When you are not sure the teachers always have ways to help you out” Student