Welcome to
Meden School

As you explore the website, you will get a flavour of the unique culture that exists within Meden School. Our aim is very simple and that is to be recognised as outstanding in every aspect. The determination of staff and governors to achieve this goal is very strong and is based on a simple but direct strategy: ABC (Achievement, Behaviour and Curriculum).

Whether you are a current or prospective student or parent/carer, potential member of staff or a casual browser taking an interest in the school, I trust that you will find our website a useful source of information. If you would like to find out more, please contact us.

At Meden, we are committed to academic excellence and many features on the following pages will reflect that excellence. We are ambitious for our students and keen to ensure that they are thriving in a vibrant academic environment which provides pace, challenge and support.

We place an emphasis on the development of skills alongside knowledge so that our students become active and independent learners, prepared for both further education and for their place in an increasingly global society.

We know every individual is unique and we want every talent and ability to be recognised and developed. Through our Tutors and Heads of House we provide a strong and effective pastoral system that supports every child in our school.

Janet Brashaw
Head of School

Latest News and Tweets

  • Maths Star Students

    These students have been nominated by their maths teacher for their work in the winter half term.

    After such a fantastic start to the year, there are many students that deserve to be recognised for their hard work and achievements. Star student nominations are reserved for those students who truly do stand out. They have made great progress in their own work and are a credit to the school.

    The nominations are:

    Yr 7: Lewis Finch, Adam Sills, Jack Storer.

    Yr 8:  Jack Sharpe, Billie Slinn, Will Brown, Akira Hampson

    Yr 9: Kyle Crook, Adam Carter, Jess Coles, Molly Gill, Emily Daniels

    Yr 10: Holly Dennett, Owen Roberts, Tamzin Stockdale, Jess Keelan

    Yr 11: Tegan Fletcher, S...

    Posted 18/01/2016 by Mathematics - Read more

  • Nottingham Evening Post Awards

    Sophie Williams wins Most Improved Student Award

    Year 9 student, Sophie Williams scooped the Nottingham Evening Post's Most Improved Student award, after a remarkable change in her attitude. Supported by both her family and her teachers, Sophie has turned her attitude and school life around to an amazing extent in the last 6 months. Sophie, who hopes to become either a professional footballer or a PE teacher has shown remarkable determination and we are all so proud of her. Miss Ellis who nominated her for the award said "Sophie has taken on board advice from counsellors and has reflected at a very deep level. She still has the odd challe...

    Posted 15/01/2016 by Whole School - Read more

  • Nottingham Evening Post Awards

    Laura scoops runner up prize in the Community Champion category

    A massive well done to Laura Simpson from Meden who scooped the runner up prize in the Nottingham Evening Post Awards recently. Laura has worked tirelessly to improve young girls' confidence, running frequent workshops  to help them see what should be valued in a girl rather than body image. She has planned and run session to support the National Council of Young Women which is attended by 5 other Nottinghamshire Schools.

    Miss Hickinbotham who nominated Laura for her reward said "Laura really inspires young girls, not just because she is intelligent and hard-working but because she reall...

    Posted 15/01/2016 by Whole School - Read more

  • Nottinghamshire Evening Post Awards

    Matthew Curd wins Creative Award in recent awards

    Meden Student Matthew Curd in Year 11 scooped the top prize in the Creative award at the recent Nottinghamshire Evening Post Awards. His love of writing is not only something he loves to do in his spare time but a way of escaping and preventing him from bottling up his emotions. "Writing is just something I love to do in my spare time. It's just writing whenever I can, whether I have two or five minutes", said Matthew when asked about his love of writing. Having gone through some difficult times in his life, Matthew uses his love of writing as a way of taking him away from the place he was ...

    Posted 15/01/2016 by Whole School - Read more

  • "Eclipse" National Theatre Connections

    Key Rehearsal Dates for National Theatre Connections: "Eclipse"

    Students involved in "Eclipse" Please ensure that you attend these key rehearsal dates: 

    Saturday 20th and 27th Feburary: Technical Rehearsals - all day. 

    Wednesday 17th Feburary: Full Dress Rehearsal - all day. 


    Posted 11/01/2016 by Performing Arts

  • Oliver

    Half term Rehearsal

    All students involved in "Oliver" who are in Act 1 will all be required to attend a half term rehearsal on Tuesday 16th February. 

    Posted 11/01/2016 by Performing Arts

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