Welcome to Sawston Village College

Welcome to Sawston Village College, a 1050 pupil 11-16 mixed academy, 7 miles south of the iconic city of Cambridge.  We are a proud and happy College, fully committed to inclusive, comprehensive education for all.  Pupils and staff work hard together to achieve excellent academic outcomes and, as importantly, to do so in a safe, caring and supportive environment built on mutual respect. Read more...


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Parent Bulletin updated 22nd May

Please find the latest Parent Bulletin attached. This will signpost information, guidance and support that you may find useful at this time. Pupils are sent their own Weekly Bulletin each Monday uploaded to ShowmyHomework. A message from the Principal is sent home at the end of each week...
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Reporting an absence
If your son/daughter is unable to come into school due to illness or other unforeseen circumstances, please telephone 01223 712623 before 8.30 am (alternatively email attendance@sawstonvc.org)

Returning to school after sickness
Sawston Village College has a 24 hour policy after last bout of sickness


Cambridge Teaching Schools Network (CTSN) is holding an information evening about routes into teaching at Chesterton Community College on January 8th 2020 from 6.00 to 8.00 pm. Senior Tutors will be available to discuss the different routes available to train to teach and how the CTSN programmes work. The event will be in the auditorium at Chesterton, Gilbert Road, Cambridge CB43NY.

Please register if interested
details are also available at ctsnscitt.info 


Stepping Stones Autumn 2019

Raising Teens Autumn 2019

Sawston Village College is a partner school in the Cambridge and Suffolk Schools Alliance (CASSA), which brings together leading primary, secondary and special schools to support improvement, initial teacher training and educational research. Please click on the logo below to learn more.

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