John Henry Newman School

Secondary North Hertfordshire District



The John Henry Newman School is a Mixed Comprehensive Academy, with 1600 on roll. 'Proven to be one of the top 100 non-selective state funded schools in England showing the greatest sustained improvement in the percentage of pupils achieving five or more A*-C grade GCSEs', Minister of State for Schools 2015.   The School sees the quality of interpersonal relationships as the most significant factor in the provision of an outstanding education. The School is continually striving to create the most conducive learning environment which results in our students fulfilling their potential and going out to change the world. 

In 2016/17 the students achieved:

92% GCSE English at grade 9-4; 36% at grade 9-7

85% GCSE Maths at grade 9-4; 31% at grade 9-7

59% A Level at A*, A and B

95% Distinction* - Merit at BTEC

The raising of £50,000 for charity

The John Henry Newman School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check. The school is an Equal Opportunities employer and complies with the Equalities Act 2010 and as a result welcomes applicants for all posts from appropriately qualified persons