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Samuel Whitbread Academy

Samuel Whitbread Academy

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Samuel Whitbread Academy is a popular and highly successful upper school (Years 9-13) of 1650 students which includes 450 in the Sixth Form and is the largest school in Central Bedfordshire Local Authority.

We offer an exceptional academic and extracurricular experience at Samuel Whitbread Academy in an outstanding learning environment where students are expected to work hard and achieve their best. In our last Ofsted inspection, we were judged as ‘Good’ with many outstanding features and over the next three years we have set ourselves the target of being Outstanding! 

Latest News

  • 29 Jun 2020 - 5:06 PMJun 29 2020 5:22:47 PM

    We are looking for a full-time Communications Officer to join our dedicated central services team based in #Shefford. Closing Date: Midnight, 21st Jul 2020 Apply Today: https://t.co/ANBmCCJ2A9 https://t.co/y9aBPVEFNI

  • 26 Jun 2020 - 3:06 PMJun 26 2020 3:02:39 PM

    The Sixth Form team have put together a video for all Sixth Form applicants to supplement their Induction Day sessions and resources. Please enjoy. https://t.co/30wepAjop4

  • 22 Jun 2020 - 8:06 PMJun 22 2020 8:39:52 PM

    .@SamWhitAcademy, situated in #Shefford, are looking to appoint a reliable and organised Publications & Images Assistant. Permanent | Full-Time Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 5th July, 2020 Apply online https://t.co/rlqLj3NaRf @BedsSchTrust

  • 12 Jun 2020 - 2:06 PMJun 12 2020 2:15:56 PM

    We are delighted to announce that Campton Lower School have had their academy order approved by the RSC. All of us at BEST are excited to work with Campton and we warmly welcome them joining BEST in Autumn! #BESTfamily @CamptonLower

  • 10 Jun 2020 - 12:06 PMJun 10 2020 12:14:23 PM

    Students and Parents - we are so thankful for your continued hard work and motivation over the past few months. Remember, we continue to upload video lessons each week to Google Classroom. Keep working hard Geographers, we are all very proud of you! #swapride

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    How to Find Us

    Samuel Whitbread Academy
    Shefford Road, Clifton, Shefford
    Bedfordshire SG17 5QS

    01462 629 900

    swa-info@bestacademies.org.uk