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Student Absence Line: 01442 404340

Welcome to The Cavendish School

The school’s main aim is to develop our students’ potential to the full and to help them grow into successful, caring and respectful young people. In order to achieve this, Cavendish provides a safe, supportive environment within which their academic, cultural and emotional needs are met. The school motto – “committed to achieving our personal best” – underlines the responsibility of all members of the Cavendish community. Read more ...

Important Notice: Proposal for Change of Status to Foundation School

Read more or see our Ofsted page for links to recent reports



Spurs Academy at Cavendish

Parents Supporting Literacy

Important dates

Spurs academy front page

Read more



All students in years 7, 8 and 9 are now taking part in the Accelerated Reader scheme. Please encourage your child to use the quick link below to take a quiz when they have finished a book.

See our literacy page to find out more and for advice on how to support your child with literacy in general.



Tuesday 29 November - EPQ trip


Tuesday 29 November - Years 12 and 13 Parents' Consultation Evening


Wednesday 7 December - Christmas Concert 6:30-8:30 pm


Tuesday 20 December - Christmas Lunch


Tuesday 20 December - Upper School Awards Evening 6.15 pm.


Thursday 12 January 2017 - Beyond Key Stage 4 Evening 6.30 pm.






New Assessment Criteria

The new assessment criteria for GCSE and throughout students' time at secondary school, explained by our Deputy Head.


Letters to parents

Copies of recent letters to parents of ALL year groups can be found in our Parent zone.


In addition, letters regarding school trips are also available via the School trips button on this page.




NOTE TO PARENTS: If you require a paper copy of any document on this website, please email your request to:
The Cavendish School
Headteacher: Mrs Sarah Lansley
Warners End Road, Hemel Hempstead HP1 3DW
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