Key Facts

JFS was recently awarded two prestigious accolades.

We were awarded 'Investors in People' status in recognition of our outstanding commitment to continuing professional development for our staff.

We were also awarded the 'Challenge Award' by NACE, one of only 60 secondary schools to have received this accolade for excellence in teaching gifted and talented students.

Welcome to JFS

As the leading Jewish Secondary School in the UK 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 professional and 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.