Bassingbourn Village College, South End, Bassingbourn, is an 11-16 comprehensive academy school. Rated as Good by Ofsted, in 2018 35% of students achieved at least 3 or more 7+(A/A* equivalent) grades and 25% of all grades were at 7 or above.  52% of all students achieved 5+ in English and Maths and 71% at 4+ in English and Maths. Founded in 1954. Approx 600 pupils. Principal: Duncan Cooper.

Bottisham Village College, Lode Road, Bottisham, is an 11-16 comprehensive academy school. Rated as an Outstanding school by Ofsted, in 2018 75% of students achieved a pass in both English and Mathematics with a quarter of results grade 7 or above and 7% of results overall at grade 9. Founded in 1937. Approx 1100 pupils. Principal: Jenny Rankine.

Sawston Village College, New Road, Sawston, is an 11-16 comprehensive academy school. Rated as a Good school by Ofsted, in 2018 83% of all results were at or exceeded the new standard pass of grade 4.  In English and Maths, 68% achieved a grade 5 or better.  More than a third of all grades were at the highest levels with 37% achieving grades 7-9, the equivalent of A and A*, and 8% of all grades at level 9.  Founded in 1930. Approx 1000 pupils. Principal: Jonathan Russell.

The Netherhall School, Queen Edith’s Way, Cambridge, is an 11-18 comprehensive academy school. In 2018 in both Maths and English 68% of our students achieved a standard pass (9-4) and 26% of our results were at A, A* or the new 9 level (A**).  74% achieved a C (4) in English Language and 76% achieved a C (4) in Maths. A Levels: 95% of students are going to their first choice destination in Higher Education, Apprenticeships, or employment.  Founded in 1871. Approx 1100 students. Principal: Chris Tooley


The Oakes College Cambridge, Queen Edith’s Way, Cambridge, part of Netherhall school but formerly known as Netherhall Sixth Form Centre, has a long tradition of teaching A-level and Applied course education and supporting young people. Head of Oakes College Cambridge: Karim Marsaoui