Colton Hills Community School

Jeremy Road
Goldthorn Park
West Midlands
United Kingdom

Tel: 01902 558420


About Colton Hills Community School


About Colton Hills Community School

Colton Hills Community School is a mixed, non-denominational community secondary school and sixth form for pupils aged 11-18. It is located in Wolverhampton in the West Midlands.

The school is supported by Wolverhampton City Council, has over 900 pupils, and was formerly known by three other names: Wolverhampton Municipal Grammar School, Graiseley Secondary School, and Penn Secondary Modern. It was established in 1974.  The Headteacher is Mrs A Stephens.

Colton Hills Community School is a highly regarded 11-18 Community School judged by OFSTED to be a ‘GOOD’ school in May 2015.  The school encompasses a rich and harmonious multicultural community and is committed to the development of all students with the majority staying on in the sixth form.

Values and Vision

Our motto at Colton Hills Community School is: Learn, Grow and Achieve Together. It describes the school’s aims to recognise that every student should be challenged to succeed, and every student should be supported to do so.

The school aspires to provide each pupil with a learning experience that will ensure they become: successful learners, who make good progress, enjoy their lessons, and achieve well in their examinations; confident people who are equipped to live healthy, safe and fulfilling lives; responsible young adults who are able to make a positive contribution to both their families and their communities.

ColtonOur Vision. Our School. Our Values

Learn, grow and achieve together

  • Respect
  • Commitment
  • Teamwork
  • Fairness
  • Happiness


OFSTED May 2015

  • “The quality of teaching is good. Teachers ask searching questions that provide a good level of challenge to all students, including the most able.”
  • “Students are currently making good progress in English, Mathematics and Science.”
  • “The sixth form is good and students are achieving improved standards across a wide range of subjects.”
  • “Behaviour around the school is of a high standard.”
  • “Students demonstrate positive attributes to their learning, show respect for each other and have pride in their school.”

Working at Colton Hills Community School

Colton Hills Community School has a clear vision based on strong principles and you will have the advantages working for a LA maintained secondary school can offer plus the benefits offered by Wolverhampton City Council (   The school has a good track record of Continuing Professional Development.

We are a caring school, we know our pupils and are continually growing which provides us with a strong base for the future.

We can offer you:

  • Pupils eager for success
  • Supportive parents who value education
  • Supportive colleagues
  • Excellent professional development and guidance
  • Refurbished buildings with dedicated home-bases for independent learning.
  • Major investment in ICT
  • Extensive grounds and facilities set in green belt.
  • Ample free car parking for staff
  • City of Wolverhampton Council employee benefits

Link to website and prospectus

Link to ofsted report


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