Welcome to the website of the John Hampden School Wendover. We hope you enjoy browsing the site to learn more about our school, as well as giving you a flavour of what the school can offer your child.
The John Hampden School is an infant school teaching children from 4 to 7 years old. Staff and governors work hard to ensure that children are happy and challenged and leave the school with the highest levels of attainment they are capable of. The school is very proud of its achievements and its excellent reputation.
“Staff at The John Hampden School have created a delightful learning environment in which all pupils can thrive and flourish. Pupils make good progress and their achievement overall is outstanding”
“Provision for pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities is outstanding and consequently these pupils make excellent progress”
“By the end of Key Stage 1 attainment in reading, writing and mathematics is significantly above average as a result of good teaching and an outstanding curriculum”
“Pupils feel safe, secure and valued, thanks to the outstanding quality of care, guidance and support. Their behaviour is exemplary”
Ofsted Inspection 18-19th January 2010
"The school has developed an inclusive and harmonious community which is an ideal setting for all pupils to learn well."
"Attainment in all subjects has been well above average for a long time"
"Pupils work extremely well, both with others and on their own. They are incredibly supportive and respectful of each other."
"There are excellent opportunities for all pupils to be actively involved in the development of the school."
"Social, moral, spiritual and cultural development is strong. The staff, pupils and parents are proud of their school. It is a happy, welcoming and harmonious community."
Ofsted Inspection 11th-12th December 2013
To gain a fuller understanding, please contact the school office to make an appointment to visit us, ask us questions and see our children working – you will be made very welcome.
Mrs Sue Barnes (Head Teacher)