The Observatory School has a strong commitment to the personal and social development of all pupils.  The school vision and values, put together by all the staff and pupils, supports spiritual, moral, social and cultural characteristics in all pupils. What is SMSC – Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural development? Here is a summary to explain…
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Eco School

Eco-Schools is a global programme engaging millions of children across 67 countries, making it the largest educational programme in the world. For more than 20 years Eco-Schools has been empowering children to drive change and improve their environmental awareness through the same simple seven-step process that has been used successfully across the world. Eco-Schools improves pupils’ skills, raises environmental awareness, improves the…
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Extreme Classrooms

The Observatory School continues to explore and push the boundaries of opportunity for our pupils. We venture further, we take our learning outside the classroom at every opportunity, we are bound only by our imagination and we provide an education like no other school. The school has been able to create an amalgamation of the…
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Flight Paths

Flight Paths Our Flight Paths are a prediction of what our pupils will achieve in Key Stage 4. In September 2016 the use of leveling was abolished, meaning schools were no longer required to report on a 'level' of a pupil, but rather show how much progress they are making. Upon joining the school our…
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