Open Evening & Week

Open Evening is on 19th September 2017 starting at 6pm, with Headteacher's talks taking place at 6:45pm & 7:30pm.

Tours will be taking place from Thursday 21st to Friday 29th September, at 9am & 10am. No appointment is necessary.

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This Week

Week Commencing: 4th September 2017 Timetable:   Week A

Your Brain & Learning

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Maximise your thinking skills to get the most out of your learning.

How do you learn best?

What strategies can you use to improve your exam techniques?

Tips on diet for learning...
Thinking skills explained...


Year 7 Pupil Prospectus

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Check out our new Year 7 Pupil Prospectus - Find out more about your school.


Employability for Life

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The Employability for Life Charter offers pupils an opportunity to display the standards that employers feel are needed in the world of full time employment.



Our School

A warm welcome to the Sweyne Park School, a successful academy school in Rayleigh, Essex. From September 2014 our age range is 11-18, with the opening of a new sixth form.

Mr Hodkinson with a pupil.

Our school is a safe and happy environment and central to our school is a belief in respect - respect for yourself, respect for others and respect for the environment. We believe that our focus on respect leads to high expectations and excellent discipline, and this in turn leads to the highest possible achievement for each individual pupil.

At Sweyne Park we are determined to provide first class teaching and learning for all our pupils. This aim is supported by our commitment to recruiting and retaining the very best staff, and our nationally recognised programme of staff training. We do our utmost to ensure our pupils achieve excellent examination results. We have a strong commitment to science, whilst providing a broad and balanced academic curriculum with a wide range of cultural, sporting and social opportunities.

We are committed to very strong partnerships between home, school and community members. We believe that the whole community can contribute to motivating and supporting pupils’ progress.

Andy Hodgkinson

Andy Hodgkinson
MA (Oxon)


Sixth Form Enrolment


Coming Soon



When Yassa’s baby girl, Watta, started crying constantly and losing weight, Yassa knew something was wrong. What she didn’t know was that Watta’s road to recovery from malnutrition would lead to a huge change in her own life.

Yassa is a community health volunteer. She joined the healthcare team in Lofa, Liberia after her own daughter became malnourished and Yassa started learning about the importance of a varied and nutritious diet.

Today, Yassa runs cooking demonstrations for other mothers, where she passes on her knowledge of the right kind of nutrition for children as well as basic hygiene and care. ...


Parent View

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Parent View is an online facility that allows parents and carers to give their views about their child's school at any time of the school year. The questionnaire is also the main mechanism for parents to give their views to inspectors about their child's school at the time of a school inspection.

The questionnaire can be accessed directly at or from the home page of Ofsted's website