Austen House










“It isn’t what we say or think that defines us but what we do” – Jane Austen

Jane Austen has been chosen as the symbol for our house.  Through her work and in her life she ​represented:

  • PASSION for learning
  • DETERMINATION to succeed
  • backed by strong MORALS and ETHICS

House Office contact number – 01780 761020

  • Head of House – Mr Steve Bull


  • Senior Tutor – Mr Mark Wilson –


  • Student Support Advisor – Patricia Lillywhite

Our House Subject Specialisms:



  • English and Literacy – Teacher of English –


  • Drama and Dance – Subject Leader  Adam Fox –


  • Values and Ethics – Subject Leader – Mrs Sue Lomas –




“It is the house that cares and really understands what you need to succeed” – Elodie, Year 9

“Being in Austen, is like being in a big family where everyone knows you.” – Aisha, Year 8

“​The staff know exactly how to push and challenge you in order to get the best out of you” – Isaac, Year 11