Welcome to The Cavendish School

Headteacher’s welcome

A successful school is built on the relationships that are built between staff, students and parents and I believe this is a real strength of the school. Hopefully the website will give you a feeling of who we are as a school.
Kind Regards
Peter Marchant


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Children can join our Pre-School from the age of two years.


Please click on the link to view our prospectus.

Year 3 School Trip

On Monday 12th June, Cavendish School Primary Pupils are having a fun and exciting day out to Herstmonceux Science Centre. The children will be there all day and they will be taking part in a team bridge building competition as well as watch a science show. They will...
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Our exciting All-through school canteen menu

Dear Parents, We have just published the pictures of our Pre-School and Primary Phase canteen meals on our catering page. Big thanks to Cavendish School Secondary Phase Pupil - Elliott Davis for taking all the pictures. The Pre-School / Primary and secondary phase...
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Primary Phase Parent’s Evening

Cavendish Primary and Pre-School parent/pupils are invited to Parents Evening on Tuesday 23rd May from 3:00pm - 4:00pm and Thursday 25th May from 3:00pm to 4:00pm. Parents can visit class teachers in the primary hall to find out how well their child is doing. Please...
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PTA Quiz Night

On Friday 19th May Cavendish School PTA are running a Quiz night in the Primary Phase Hall from 7:00pm onwards.
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2016 GCSE Success. Our best results ever.


of students achieved A*-C in both English and Maths.


of students achieved the prestigious English Baccalaureate.


of students achieved 5A*-C including English and Maths.


of all grades were A or A*.


of students made 3 Levels of Progress in English. The best result in Eastbourne.


of subjects exceeded national rates of progress by more than 5%.


of students made 3 Levels of Progress in Maths.


of subjects exceeded national A*- C pass grades by more than 5%.

At Cavendish School, the staff and governors are delighted to congratulate all Year 11 students for achieving another set of excellent results. 70% of our students achieved A*-C in both English & Maths which represents our best ever result for this measure and is an 11% improvement on last year. Please look at our Exams Results page for more details.