Magdalen College School
Brackley's Secondary School
When you're considering secondary education in the Brackley area, you'll be pleased to learn more about Magdalen College School
Magdalen College School is a co-educational comprehensive secondary school and sixth form centre (serving ages 11-19). Through its voluntary status, its ancient links with Magdalen College, Oxford are preserved.
"At Magdalen College School we strive to be a caring school where the quality of learning of each student is our priority"
The school offers:
a broad & balanced education
a secure well-disciplined and congenial working environment
a caring pastoral support network
a high standard of teaching, academic support and personal guidance
education based on high expectations
extra curricular activities
good role models to promote pride in all student achievement
school buses from surrounding areas including Buckingham, Helmdon and Aynho
Parents of students can read the school's website for the latest news and the school's newsletters here
The Sixth Form
Based on the St John's site on the High Street in Brackley, MCS offers sixth form students a programme of courses providing flexibility and breadth. Students have the opportunity to select a combination of subjects and qualifications to suit individual requirements.
We have a highly successful one, two and three year programme, based on AGCSE; Level 2 GSCE courses and 28 AS/A2 Advanced level subjects.
to arrange to meet
Mr Copas; Director of 16-19
please call Mrs Andrews on
all students and staff belong to one of six houses, led by a Year 13 student:
Waynflete, Godwin, De Quincy,
Lovell, Beaumont, Barnard
these names are associated with historical aspects of the school
In September 2004, Magdalen College School achieved specialist status in Maths & Computing. The school uses its specialism to promote and enrich teaching & learning on a school-wide basis and to the benefit of the community.
Using its status as a Maths and Computing specialist school, the following courses have been offered:
- free courses in Maths and ICT for parents of children in year 7
- free computer courses to members of the Brackley 50+ Club
- free Internet Cafe for members of the Brackley 50+ Club
- GCSE course in ICT for adult learners
- community short courses including "Shopping on e-Bay", and Organising Digital Photographs
"The school plays an important part in the local community, is oversubscribed and generally well supported by parents"
To find out more about Brackley's secondary school, or to request a prospectus, please email:
please mention The Best of Brackley
when contacting Magdalen College School