Welcome

I am privileged and proud to be the Headteacher of Jack Hunt School and I am delighted to welcome you to our school. We are a vibrant, multi-cultural, mixed, 11-19 comprehensive school which has achieved much over the years. We have a wide range of impressive awards and accreditations, including:
 
  • Language and Sports College specialisms
  • Leading Edge
  • International School
  • Training School
  • Investors in People
  • Leading Parent Partnership
  • Eastern hub school for Gifted and Talented
  • School of the Year, Living Sports Award 2012 & 2011
  • Membership of the Get Set network 2012
  • Heart FM Community Award 2011
  • Aegis White Rose Award 2012, for our work in the Pledge against Prejudice
  • Lead School for Restorative Practices and the SEAL (Social Emotional Aspects of Learning) Programme
  • Lead school for the Extended School Cluster
  • Sports Mark
  • RE Gold mark
  • The first school in GB to be awarded Sports Leader Academy status December 2011
  • Winners of the Diana Award for promoting Awareness, 2013
Each of these initiatives has contributed to improvements and benefits for our students. We are also looking to the future and the positive impact we can have on our students, families and the wider community through our development as a Trust School and the work we will do together with our partners; Anglia Ruskin University; Anglian Water, and our Cluster Primary Schools.

Most importantly, we are extremely proud of our students and committed to meeting their needs. Our well-qualified and dedicated teaching and support staff have high aspirations for, and high expectations of, every single student. We want our students to be well-rounded, confident, caring young people with leadership skills, who are motivated to achieve their best; are fully involved in the school, local and global community and leave us as life-long learners equipped to build on their success and contribute positively to our future.

Pamela Kilbey
Headteacher