Groby Community College

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Groby Community College
Address
Ratby Road

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LE6 0GE

Coordinates 52°39′30″N1°14′08″W / 52.6584°N 1.2356°W / 52.6584; -1.2356 Coordinates: 52°39′30″N1°14′08″W / 52.6584°N 1.2356°W / 52.6584; -1.2356
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Type Academy
MottoWork Hard; Be Kind
Department for Education URN 138627 Tables
Ofsted Reports
PrincipalRobert Coles
Gender Coeducational
Age14to 19
Colour(s)Navy, light blue
Website

Groby Community College is a coeducational upper school and sixth form with academy status, located in Groby in the English county of Leicestershire. [1]

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The school shares a campus with Brookvale High School, and previously they were both community schools administered by Leicestershire County Council. Both schools converted to academy status in partnership in September 2012. However, they continue to coordinate with Leicestershire County Council for admissions. A significant number of pupils also join Groby Community College from South Charnwood High School. [2]

Groby Community College offers GCSEs and BTECs as programmes of study for pupils, while students in the sixth form have the option to study from a range of A Levels and further BTECs. [3]

The school is now linked with Brookvale High School, with lessons happening cross-campus.

Notable former pupils

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References

  1. "Groby Community College". Grobycoll.leics.sch.uk. 28 December 2011. Retrieved 19 January 2014.
  2. "About us". Grobycoll.leics.sch.uk. 28 December 2011. Archived from the original on 2 February 2014. Retrieved 19 January 2014.
  3. "Post 16". Grobycoll.leics.sch.uk. 28 December 2011. Archived from the original on 2 February 2014. Retrieved 19 January 2014.