Swindon Youth Festival of Literature – 12 to 16 November 2018


As you may have read in the Swindon Advertiser, all Swindon Secondary Schools will be participating in the 11th annual Swindon Youth Festival of Literature (SYFL) from 12 to 16 November 2018. We will ...Read More

PTA Christmas Fair on Friday 7 December 6.30-8.30pm


This year our Christmas Fair is being held on Friday 7 December from 6.30-8.30pm (please note the change of date from the printed calendar).  There will be more than 30 stalls selling an array of gif ...Read More

GCSE certificate and coursework collection – Tuesday 4 December


Year 11 leavers are invited to collect their certificates on Tuesday 4 December 2018 from 3.30pm to 5.30pm.  It is essential that the certificates are collected as they are legal documents which c ...Read More

Have you (or someone you know) been thinking about teaching as a career?


Have you (or someone you know) been thinking about teaching as a career? If so, there is now a new option in Swindon that may make it easier for you!  Highworth Warneford School has teamed up with L ...Read More

Open Evening and Open Mornings


Parents and pupils in years 5 & 6 are invited to our Open Evening on Thursday 27th September 2018.  The tours will begin at 5.30pm followed by a presentation at 7.00pm from Mr A. Steele, Headtea ...Read More

Warneford School receives award for Swindon High Achieving Schools for GCSE English


Congratulations to the English Department who received special recognition at the Education Excellence Awards on 19 July 2018, rewarding inspirational teachers and schools for their hard work and dedi ...Read More

Charlotte Nicol-Cobb

2018 GCSE Results


GCSE Results 2018 Once again Highworth Warneford School is celebrating excellent GCSE results. Pupil progress is very strong across a wide range of subjects. Headteacher, Andy Steele said, “we are d ...Read More

Riveting Read 2018


Thirty-eight pupils from Dorcan Academy and Kingsdown school met up to discuss five books for the annual Riveting Read at Highworth Warneford school on Wednesday 27 June 2018.  The annual event int ...Read More

School of Rock The Musical

School of Rock The Musical


Thank you to all the parents and staff who supported the School of Rock production, I am sure you will agree with me that the show was a huge success, and an experience that the students will never fo ...Read More

Warneford Warriors finish in 2nd place at Nationals

Warneford Warriors finish in 2nd place at Nationals


Congratulations to our Warneford Warriors that went to Manchester at the weekend and came 2nd at Nationals in our cheerleading category.  It was a fantastic experience to watch 63 performances from ...Read More

The Prom 2018


We had a lovely evening at The Marriott Hotel in Swindon, for the Year 11 Prom on Friday evening. The weather was kind, and allowed everyone to enjoy the spectacle of the young people in their dresses ...Read More

Kooth: Online support for emotional health and wellbeing


Kooth is an online emotional health and wellbeing platform for young people, run by Xenzone, a Manchester based mental health organisation. They provide an online counselling service for young peopl ...Read More

Year 7 trip to France


Thank you to all the parents who attended the information evening last night, for those parents unable to attend, please click on the links below to access a copy of the presentation, information shee ...Read More

Ex-Pupils achieve Gold Standard.

Ex-Pupils achieve Gold Standard.


Ex-pupils, Alex Knapp and Patricia Woods-Annan have been awarded their Duke of Edinburgh Gold award in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace. Read the story here. ...Read More

U16 Girls Football Wiltshire Cup Winners!!

U16 Girls Football Wiltshire Cup Winners!!


Congratulations to the U16 Girls Football team who played Bradon Forest at Stanley Park on Wednesday 2 May 2018.  They were 2-0 up at half time but after working hard as a team for 70 minutes and p ...Read More

Music success for Year 10 Rock Band


Congratulations to the School Rock Band ‘The Midnight Activists’ (Caitlin, Cameron, Fraser, Harvey and Noah), who have won the regional festival competition in Swindon, and have earned th ...Read More

Year 11 Study Timetables


The Year 11 Study Timetables are now available, please click on the link below to view all exam timetables on our website.  Copies will also be displayed for students on the noticeboard in the stude ...Read More

PGL Science and Maths Revision Weekend

PGL Science and Maths Revision Weekend


Warneford held the annual A/A* revision weekend on Friday 23rd March – Sunday 25th March at PGL Liddington.  The weekend involved revision activities run by the Maths and Science teachers at Warne ...Read More

World Book Day 2018


This year we had to delay our World Book Day celebrations due to the weather however on Friday 16 March, we arranged a number of fun activities in our school library with a Roald Dahl theme.  Pupils ...Read More



The school has been advised that there will be an Ofsted Inspection of the school on Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd March. Please click the link below for the letter and guide for parents. OFSTED INFOR ...Read More

Year 9 trip to Belgium


Year 9 students have returned home today from a memorable trip to the battlefields of Belgium.  This trip included visits to a number of war cemeteries, the Flanders Fields Museum, Sanctuary Wood Mus ...Read More

Wiltshire Netball Tournament Success

Wiltshire Netball Tournament Success


Following successful qualification within all Swindon Schools, two of our teams (under 13 & under 15) played in the Wiltshire Netball Tournament on Friday 16th March at Dauntsey School, West Lavin ...Read More

Warneford Pupils to represent Team England

Warneford Pupils to represent Team England


Four pupils from the school have been selected to represent Team England at the Dance World Cup in Sitges, Spain at the end of June. Holly Williams, Saffron Hamilton-Gill and Denan & Mackenzie C ...Read More

Year 11 Leavers Hoodies


Hoodies are now available to order online from the Schoo0l Leavers Company website (link below).  Please complete your order, including size and colour requirements, and ensure your online payment is ...Read More

Swindon Inter-schools’ Maths League Competition


On Tuesday 16 January, four Year 8 students took part in the first round of the Swindon Inter-schools’ Maths League Competition at Kingsdown School.  They finished in 2nd place, out of 11 teams ...Read More

Netballing Triumph for Warneford School


We are delighted to say that the Girls U16 Netball Team yesterday won the Swindon Schools Netball League. After a tough final against Commonweal, that went right to the wire, the girls finally triumph ...Read More

Year 11 Leavers Coursework Collection – 15 January 2018


Students who completed their GCSEs in summer 2017 can collect Design Technology, Art and Geography coursework on Monday 15th January from 4pm to 5.30pm.  The work can be collected from Room 29 (DT), ...Read More

Christmas Cracker Concerts Update


The Christmas Cracker Concert scheduled for this evening has been cancelled as a result of the icy conditions on the school site. There will now only be one concert, (Wednesday 13th December 7pm). Tic ...Read More

Early Closure Tuesday 12th December


School will finish at 3.10pm today. The Barnes coaches H99-100 & H99-200 will leave the site at 3.20pm. Pupils who cannot be collected until 3.50pm, will be supervised in the school hall. Mr Nye ...Read More

Transport Update


Barnes coaches have confirmed that the H 99 services will run as normal. SBC services H90 and H93 are not running. Mr Nye ...Read More