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

School open. Tuesday 12th December


The school will be open today as planned. Unfortunately, Swindon Borough Council have cancelled their bus services. This was a decision taken on Monday and is beyond our control. Further updates on t ...Read More

School Opening Tuesday 12th December


The intention is that the school will open as normal tomorrow, (Tuesday 12th December). However, the overnight weather forecast predicts a very hard frost, which could change the situation. Should the ...Read More

School Closure Monday 11th December


School Closure The school will have to remain closed on Monday 11th December as a result of the adverse weather conditions. It is hoped that the school will be able to re-open on Tuesday. Please check ...Read More

Warneford Christmas Cracker Concerts


Tickets are now available from the school office for the Warneford Christmas Cracker Concerts on Tuesday 12th December and Wednesday 13th December starting at 7.00pm.  Join us for a festive feas ...Read More

The Dangerous Daffodils

Staff stepping out for charity


Staff at Warneford have been dusting off their dancing shoes to raise money for Barnados and Make a Wish. Throughout November, 24 members of staff at the school have been busy rehearsing their danc ...Read More

Train to Teach Event


If you are interested in switching careers and want to know more about the different ways you can train to be a teacher then this event will answer all of your questions.  Please click on the followi ...Read More

Sporting success for Warneford girls


A huge congratulations to the year 7 and 8 netball teams who won against Nova Hreod  last Wednesday. Year 7 – 15-2 Year 8 – 10-1 Also a huge congratulations to the U16 netball team who ...Read More

Highworth company, TS TECH, supporting the school

Highworth company, TS TECH, supporting the school


Warneford was delighted to welcome Jeremy Baskott and Lauren Smart from TS TECH to the school this morning. Meeting with Mrs Crockford (School First Aider) and Mrs Lakey (Head of PE), representati ...Read More

Retiring Headteacher receives award

Retiring Headteacher receives award


The recently retiring Headteacher, Mr Saunders, has been presented with an award for his Special Contribution to Swindon Education. Mr Saunders was the headteacher at Highworth Warneford School for 22 ...Read More

Mrs Watkins (Deputy Head) with Kieron Hogg

GCSE Results


Once again Highworth Warneford School is celebrating some excellent GCSE results with good progress made by the pupils in a wide range of subjects. Out-going headteacher, John Saunders said, “we are ...Read More

Year 6 Tours for Parents and Pupils


We will be holding tours for parents and prospective pupils in Year 6, who will be applying for a secondary school place for admission in September 2018.  The tours will take place from Monday 25 Sep ...Read More

Highworth Warneford School Uniform 2017/18


The following uniform and appearance guidelines have been issued to all pupils, to assist parents in purchasing uniform for the new academic year.   While in essence the uniform requirements haven ...Read More

School Trips 2017-2018


Parents may find it useful to be aware of the main trips planned for next year and the approximate costs.  Additional day trips may be added at the school year progresses.  Please contact the school ...Read More

Warneford Warriors win Schools National Cheerleading Competition for second year in a row


The Warneford Warriors includes 15 girls from years 7, 8 and 9 have been training hard as a cheerleading squad since October 2016.  Last weekend, the girls competed in the annual Schools National Ch ...Read More

Year 7 information evening for Château du Broutel


Thank you to all the Year 7 parents who were able to attend the information evening last night about the residential trip to Château du Broutel from 7 to 10 July 2017.  A representative from Manor ...Read More

Extend Project


On Tuesday 30 and Wednesday 31 May we welcomed over 100 Year 6 students from twenty-two primary schools, to experience a taste of secondary school life at Highworth Warneford School.   Students were ...Read More

PTA update and Party in the Park


We would like to invite you to attend our ‘Party in the Park’ end of year music concert on Wednesday 19th July (poster attached – please click the link below). The concert will tak ...Read More

School Open


I am pleased to say that we have been informed that the electrical issues are now resolved. School is open as usual on Thursday. Mr Nye ...Read More