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    "This is a rapidly improving school in which pupils' progress targets are extremely challenging for both teachers and pupils" - Ofsted 2013
  • quality

    "Teachers have high expectations of all groups of pupils, particularly in fostering excellent attitudes to their learning" - Ofsted 2013
  • exemplary

    "Pupils' behavior is exemplary in all situations" - Ofsted 2013
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Scissett Middle School

Working together, respecting all, because everyone matters

Scissett Middle School is a 10-13 middle school situated in the semi-rural Dearne Valley. It has a wide catchment area which includes the villages of Scissett, Denby Dale, Skelmanthorpe, Flockton and Cumberworth.

Children at Scissett Middle School enjoy a wide range of activities which extends their experience in many parts of the curriculum. Health and Safety is emphasised in all school activities, and always plays a key role in the organisation of field trips and visits.


To ensure that we are all inspired with a love of learning, a zest for life and the confidence to excel whilst keeping our values at the heart of everything we do.


A school that provides outstanding learning opportunities underpinned by a culture of: Respect, Resilience, Excellence, Support, Pride, Enjoyment, Creativity and Trust.

A Message from the Headteacher

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