Stowmarket High School

The Future·Our Business

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A big hello Headteacher’s welcome

Thank you for stopping by. Stowmarket High School has a distinguished history, and an exciting future. We are proud to be the town school, working to improve the life chances and opportunities of all of our students.

Dave Lee-Allan

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To achieve our aims, we work collaboratively on effective teaching and learning strategies to deliver a demanding but broad curriculum, with an emphasis on preparing our students for their next stage in their journey.

The Future·Our Business

The leaders, thinkers, game changers, mothers, fathers, trades people, employees and employers of tomorrow, are in our classroom now.  Our curriculum seeks to give our students every access to knowledge, skills, connections and experiences that help prepare them for this future as best we can. Exam success is just one piece of the jigsaw.


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Success Stories Student Testimonials


I have found that Stowmarket High School has been a safe, inclusive, friendly environment, in which all achievements are celebrated and where fun is incorporated into learning. I have made many happy memories at Stowmarket to take into my future.

Barnaby Moore | Year 11T

Stowmarket High School is a safe, nurturing environment where everyone is encouraged to learn. Throughout my time here, I have built bonds with teachers, and made so many friends. My experience has been nothing but rewarding, and I am confident that it is going to help build a career path in my further education.

Maddie Chenery | Year 11
  • School

    The school needs to deliver high quality teaching and learning experiences, a safe environment and a wide range of opportunities.

  • Student

    A student in their time goes through many changes from Year 7 to 11. Success requires determination, ambition, and confidence to name just three.

  • Home

    Difficulties at home can cause enormous stresses for a young person – talk to us so we can do what we can to support.


Our ethos Tripod Success Theory

Student success is most likely to be secured when three key parties work together – the student, home and school. This principle underpins all that we do.

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