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As Head of School, I have great pleasure in welcoming you to Carleton High School. I work closely with the Trust's Executive Director of Secondary Education in order to achieve our vision to provide aspirational and continuously improving outcomes for our students through structured collaborative working, effective professional development and operational excellence.


Mrs Jo Cross, Head of School

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2 January 2019

OFSTED Monitoring Visit

On 20 and 21 November 2018, Phil Smith and Mary Lanovy-Taylor (HMI Inspectors) completed an OFSTED monitoring visit of Carleton High School on behalf of Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills. The inspection was the fourth monitoring inspection since the school became subject to special measures following the inspection that took…

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1 October 2018

Student Ambassadors Organise McMillan Coffee Morning

Staff and students baked cakes for the MacMillan Coffee Morning in school on Friday 28th September. School Ambassadors did a…

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3 September 2018

Pontefract Academies Trust Celebrate GCSE Success with record number of 9’s

The King's School and Carleton High School, both members of the Pontefract Academies Trust, are celebrating GCSE success with a…

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