Welcome to Lansdowne School

After an £8m rebuild , Lansdowne Secure Children's home is now the country’s most modern, secure children’s home. The brand new, state-of-the-art building will provide young people with the best possible environment for living, learning and socialising.

Lansdowne School is housed in one wing of the home and has been consistently judged by Ofsted to provide excellent outcomes in education and related learning activities. The school is provided through a Service Level Agreement by The SABDEN Multi Academy Trust ensuring a rigorous quality assurance process and an extensive support network ranging from overall accountability to the Trust CEO a National Leader of Education and distributed leadership with the Head of School of Cuckmere House School and Head of Education.

The Head of Education works closely with the Registered Home Manager to ensure education and enrichment opportunities continue outside of the school day.

The school offers a broad curriculum incorporating the latest educational technology. Courses like home economics, design technology and hair and beauty supplement the core curriculum of literacy, numeracy and social development.

There is a fitness suite and sports hall in regular use, emphasising the importance of personal wellbeing.

Lansdowne School offer residents an outstanding educational experience. The curriculum is broad and is supplemented by daily assemblies and a varied enrichment programme.