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  • Furze Platt has been officially recognised by the SSAT as one of the top 20% of non-selective schools nationally for GCSE attainment.

  • Furze Platt students make significantly better progress at GCSE than other students nationally.

  • Newly released Department for Education data shows that at Furze Platt both boys and girls make better progress than other students of the same sex nationally.

  • Whether students arrive at Furze Platt with Key Stage 2 SATS scores of Level 3, 4 or 5, they make better progress in English and Maths than similar students nationally.

  • Progress of students from disadvantaged backgrounds in English and Maths is as good as those from advantaged backgrounds nationally.

Welcome To Furze Platt Senior School

Furze Platt is a highly successful mixed comprehensive school serving the children of Maidenhead. Boys and girls of all abilities thrive at our school and our aim is to help them develop the skills and qualities which will allow them to excel in the future. We want them to enjoy the time they spend with us and this is accomplished by providing an education which is broad, stimulating and rewarding. There is an enormous range of opportunities f...

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    What the students say

    • George

      The fantastic staff at Furze Platt Senior School allow it to offer a wide range of subjects that students of all abilities get the opportunity to excel in, evident in the wide range of degree subjects and universities chosen by Furze Platt students each year. I cannot imagine any school in the area allowing me to simultaneously develop myself as a person and build my academic track record to the standard that I have here.

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    • Sophie

      Since joining the school in Year 7, I've been provided with an environment which has allowed me to grow and develop into an independent and confident individual.

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    • Harry

      I love every subject at Furze Platt and couldn't possibly choose one favourite.

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    • Justine

      Everybody makes you feel welcome at Furze Platt and there's always people to talk to when you need help.

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    • Will

      I joined Furze Platt in Year 12 to study for my A-Levels, the thing I enjoy the most about my new school is the strong sense of community. Students and teachers are happy to help at all times. The school has opened up many opportunities for me, whether it be inside or outside of school.

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    • Amelia

      My favourite thing about Furze Platt Senior School is the great atmosphere in the classroom encouraging us all to work well.

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    • Patrick

      My main passion in and out of school is Drama, and, thanks to the wonderful drama facilities and inspirational teaching, this school has helped me to realise and explore this subject. I am so glad I chose Furze Platt as my school, as it has given me a lot both academically and socially and left me with many great memories. I highly recommend this school and Sixth Form!

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    • Jess

      I have been at Furze Platt Senior School since Year 7 and I have enjoyed every day at school. For all new students thinking of coming here I strongly recommend it, I couldn’t have gone to a better school. There are so many students around who are there to help and guide you in whatever you may need help in so you will never feel alone, and you will make the best friends who you will stay in contact with when you leave!

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    Sixth Form

    The Right Choice

    Sixth Form

    Furze Platt Senior School’s Sixth Form is one of the most pre-eminent in the Windsor and Maidenhead area. As a result of their focus, passion and commitment, combined with excellent teaching and positive learning culture, our young women and men emerge highly qualified and well-rounded, ready to thrive at university or to excel in their chosen career.

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    • Furze Platt has enabled me to not only further my education but also enhance my future, teaching me the essential skills I need upon leaving the school.Sam, Year 12
    • I think the golden ticket is a good idea because people with good behaviour can be rewarded.Ben, Year 7
    • One of the things I love about Furze Platt is the interactive learning. All of my teachers try their hardest to make sure our lessons are as fun and interactive as possible. Sean, Year 7
    • Furze Platt Senior School has helped me improve not just academically, but also as a person. I cannot wait to see what my future at FPSS will be like, and I hope that it is recognised for its success in educating the next generation.Jacob, Year 8
    • I have been given the independence to learn and develop myself within courses I really love. Abi, Year 12
    • I had the opportunity to be in the show band for "Seussical" the musical. I thoroughly enjoyed the experience working alongside the fantastic cast and learning to play the music with help from the very talented music teachers. I have to say my confidence improved so much and I have lots of good memories from the show week.Charlotte, Year 10

    Get In Touch

    Furze Platt Rd, Maidenhead,
    Windsor and Maidenhead SL6 7NQ

    01628 625308

    office@furzeplatt.com