We were recently awarded 'Investors in People' Gold status in recognition of our outstanding commitment to continuing professional development for our staff. Highlights from the report include:

“JFS is widely recognised as an outstanding school. It has strong governance and leadership throughout the school. It is very well organised, with a collegiate supportive working culture and extensive professional development in place.”

“The senior team lead by example and have created a strong culture of excellence for the school and management style well respected by the staff. There is an active and involved Governing Body supporting the strategic leadership of the School.”

Welcome to JFS

We are committed to the development of students who achieve academic excellence; who have a strong sense of identity with Judaism and Israel; are thoughtful, tolerant, responsible and caring.

For over 280 years, since 1732, we have provided opportunities which motivate our students to achieve their full potential. We equip them with the skills and confidence to achieve.

We have the best teachers and support staff in all disciplines; they are proud to work in a school with exceptional facilities, a strong Jewish ethos and an unrivaled dedication to professionalism. Our staff are committed to nurturing the individual talents of every student. Our curriculum is broad and our extra-curricular provision is varied and challenging.

We take time to develop a nurturing family of students, parents and staff in an inspiring and challenging environment, enabling our students to meet and exceed their own expectations.