The Denes High School


The Denes High School
The Denes High School
Type Community school
Headteacher Mr M Lincoln
Specialism Business & Enterprise
Location Yarmouth Road
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR32 4AH
England England
Local authority Suffolk
DfE number ???/4066
DfE URN 124826
Ofsted Reports
Students 789
Gender Coeducational
Ages 13–18
Colours         Black and White
Former name Lowestoft Grammar School
Website DHS

Coordinates: 52°29′23″N 1°44′55″E / 52.489779°N 1.748652°E / 52.489779; 1.748652

The Denes High School is a High School located in the northern outskirts of Lowestoft, Suffolk, England.

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Admissions

It has approximately 850 students aged 13 to 18 (years 9 to 13)[1]. It is also home to a sports training centre open to the public. The Head Teacher is Mick Lincoln[1].

It is situated on Yarmouth Road (A12).

History

The school was known as Lowestoft County Grammar School, and previous to that, Lowestoft Secondary School. It went comprehensive in 1971.

Specialist school

In September 2004 the school was designated by the Department for Education and Skills as a specialist school as a Business and Enterprise College.[2]

Lowestoft 6th Form

The Denes is one third of the Lowestoft sixth form consortium, the other two member schools are Benjamin Britten High School & Kirkley Community High School. However this will change with the completion of the Lowestoft Sixth Form College in September 2011.

Notable alumni

Lowestoft Grammar School

References

  1. ^ a b Suffolk County Council School Profile. Retrieved 2009-11-13.
  2. ^ "Specialist Schools Home". DfES. http://www.standards.dfes.gov.uk/specialistschools/. Retrieved 2007-09-27. 

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