Prize Giving 2015

                We were delighted to welcome Mike Brown, England Rugby Player and former Wyvern College Student to be our Guest of Honour at Prize Giving. Born in Southampton, Mike started playing rugby at the age of eight, when he joined his local Rugby club’s U8 team in Salisbury. After performing consistently in several youth championships, in 2002 Mike was invited to train with the Harlequins Academy. He soon excelled, making his debut during Read More …

England rugby international star and former student officially opens Wyvern College

England rugby international star and former Wyvern College student Mike Brown officially re-opened Wyvern College after its £10million transformation.  The Harlequins’ full back unveiled a plaque at a ceremony to mark the reopening of Wyvern College in a state of the art new building. Wyvern College is one of 16 schools across the South West to be rebuilt through a £4.4billion government scheme, which is transforming some of the most run-down schools in the country. Wyvern now Read More …

GCSE Results 2017 →

Following the release of the DFe league tables and the recalibration of the P8 score following remarks and appeals nationally we were disappointed to see that our P8 had moved from -0.30 which had placed us in the average category to -0.31 which now places us in the below average category, which we feel fails to recognise the genuine position of the school. Our P8 score places us very near the boys national average of -0.24 and Read More …

Performance Tables

The tables showing Wyvern’s performance last year compared to other, similar schools has now been updated. School Performance Tables for comparison Results Summary   2012 2013 2014 5A*-C EMA 50% 65% 44% Average point score 298 282 261 3 LOP Eng 80% 66% 78% 3 LOP Maths 71% 60% 55% 4 LOP Eng 29% 23% 35% 4 LOP Maths 16% 16% 13% % A-C Eng and Maths 60% 65% 57% Ebacc 3% 7% 7%

Wyvern bucks the trend

Although some results have still to be confirmed, students and staff at Wyvern College are celebrating after an encouraging set of GCSE examination results. Of the boys educated at Wyvern in Year 11, 56% have achieved the all-important 5 A*-C grades and a hugely impressive 73% of students achieved eight GCSE qualifications including English and Maths.  Particularly strongly performing subjects included ICT (96%), Art (83%), French (73%), History (72%) and PE (75%). It is anticipated that 47% Read More …

Wyvern Judged Good by Ofsted

‘Over the last four years, the results for Year 11 have improved significantly year on year.  The school now exceeds current floor standards’ ‘Strong improvements in standards have been achieved by the vision of the headteacher and the good support for key leaders’ ‘Teaching is good, with some that is outstanding.  Strengths include teachers’ subject knowledge and the variety of activities in lessons’ ‘Students’ progress is checked very regularly.  Students who are not making the progress they Read More …