At Sedgefield Community College we seek to promote high standards of literacy in all of our subjects across the school. We believe that it is vital for students to leave Sedgefield Community College well equipped with the literacy skills they will need to be successful throughout their life.
the learning box
“At Sedgefield Community College, striving for the highest possible standards in Learning and Teaching are central to everything that we do. It is only by ensuring high quality learning that we can enable our students to ACHIEVE their full potential and ensure their enjoyment of their lessons each day.
We believe that we need to ensure our students do not simply know information, but they fully understand it. This desire to ensure ‘Deep Learning’ means we want to support our students in having the skills to be successful learners. “
SEDGEFIELD achieves Qiss recognition award
Sedgefield Community College has recently been awarded the QiSS accreditation. Quality in Study Support and Extended Services (QiSS)has a national reputation for excellence in both the application of knowledge and creating practical solutions for education providers in the areas of Study Support, Extended Services, professional development and learning outside of normal lesson time. Full credit goes to the staff for creating these experiences for our students.
Thinking Schools accreditation
In June 2012, Sedgefield Community College was successful in becoming only the second secondary school in the region to receive Thinking School Status. This award reflects the commitment to develop a thinking culture in our school and confirms the rapid progress that has been made in developing thinking and learning through the use of our Sedgefield Learning Box.