Boarding Open Morning - Saturday 11 May at 10.00am

  • Student dressed in traditional civil war outfit

    Recreating life in the 1600s

    Today we welcomed members of the English Civil War Society into school to speak to Year 8 about life in the seventeenth century

  • Careers talk_Navy speakers

    Careers preparation

    We have a strong commitment to preparing our students for life beyond Sexey’s. Read on to learn about our careers inspiration this term.

  • Sexey's students meet the Queen

    Meeting Her Majesty The Queen

    Testimonials from when our students met Her Majesty The Queen in Bruton

  • Coffee morning

    Coffee Morning & Cake Sale

    Come and join us in the Community Hall on Saturday 23rd March. 10.00 until 12.00

  • Read & Write

    Read & Write Software

    It is now possible for students at Sexey’s to install Read and Write onto their own devices, including Windows based PCs/Laptops.

  • BYF 19

    Big Yellow Friday – Thanks

    Over £1,300 raised - Thank You!

  • Go Karting students

    Go Karting Success

    Find out what happened when our students took to the karting race track - described by Ayrton Senna as “purest driving experience”...

  • Reading tower of books

    Year 7 reading challenge: accepted!

    The Year 7 reading challenge has renewed many students' interest in literature. Read on to learn about our winners.

  • Female students with certificates from GCHQ competition

    GCHQ CyberFirst competition

    A group of our Year 8 girls took up GCHQ's challenge and entered its CyberFirst competition. Find out what they thought...

  • Gold DofE Awards

    Gold D of E success

    Congratulations to Megan Gillanders and Lottie Pottow for completing the triple crown and collecting their Gold D of E certificates from St James' Palace

  • Sixth Form students gather around laptop to invest shares

    Sixth Formers qualify for Student Investor Challenge semi-final

    Eight of our Sixth Form students are celebrating as they have qualified for the semi-final of the prestigious Student Investor Challenge, run by the London Institute of Banking and Finance

  • Dr Peter Vardy with Sexey's students at Candle Conference

    Welcoming Dr Peter Vardy for Candle Conference 2019

    Once again, we hosted neighbouring schools for this year's philosophical and theological Candle Conference

  • Celebrating A Level Results Day 2018

    Sixth Form leads in National League Tables

    Sexey’s School is celebrating its students’ success once again as the Department for Education’s league tables ranked its Sixth Form as best in Somerset for a state academy last week

  • Bank of England economist visits Sexey's School

    Sixth Form visit from Bank of England economist

    The Bank of England's economist, Malindi Myers, visited Sexey's to speak to Sixth Form about Brexit, the role of the central bank, and careers as an economist

  • Cranmer Awards Jan 2019

    Cranmer Awards 2019

    From Bruton to Lambeth Palace - our students competed with great success at this year's Cranmer Award local heat

  • Psychology symposium

    Dissection, genomics and stimulating the brain

    Lucia Elliott, Y13, reports from the 25th annual Biology and Psychology Symposium at Millfield School

  • Visiting pop group Power of Muzik at Sexey's

    Power of Muzik: #StopSpeakSupport

    Read what happened when celebrity pop group Power of Muzik visited Sexey's, armed with a powerful message

  • Tyne Cot

    WW1 Battlefield Tour

    Two pupils' accounts from the recent World War 1 Battlefields tour to Belgium and France.

  • Winning Year 7 hockey team

    Year 7 girls hockey: county finalists!

    Our Year 7 girls hockey team is through to the county finals at Millfield! Read about the area finals here

  • Students visit HE+ careers conference

    Exploring beyond the curriculum: HE+

    Sixth Form students visit the launch of HE+ 2018 to explore beyond the curriculum

  • Dr Rowlands visit to A Level Psychology students

    Psychology visits

    This term, our A Level Psychology students have been visited by two experts in their respective medical fields - read on for our students' accounts

  • charlie higson at sexey's speech day

    Speech Day with Charlie Higson

    Young Bond author Charlie Higson inspires students to be 'fresh thinkers' at Speech Day

  • Mental Health Day logo

    World Mental Health Day

    "It's okay not to be okay" - read our students' views on World Mental Health Day 2018

  • Aicha Masrour

    Canoe Slalom Success

    Congratulations to Aicha Masrour (Y8) who competed in a few Canoe Slalom competitions over the summer and was 1st in the UK National Women’s ranking in Division 3 Slalom.

  • Top GCSE students 2018

    GCSE Results 2018

    Students at Sexey’s have yet again attained above the national average in their GCSE’s. Staff, students and their families are quite rightly celebrating super results with 70% gaining a standard pass (9-4) in GCSE Maths and English compared to the national figure of 66.9%. High attaining students have done well with 23% of all grades achieved being the new top grades of 7-9, again exceeding the national figure of 21%. These results will quite rightly open up a range of opportunities to these students for further study, training and employment.

  • Celebrating A Level Results Day 2018

    A Level Results 2018

    Students from Sexey’s Sixth Form are celebrating excellent results, once again exceeding the national average. Staff and students can quite rightly be proud of the results with 34% gaining the top grades of A* or A, compared with the national average 26%. Once again the school has bucked the national trend with an increase in the A* to C pass rate to 90% where nationally there been a fall in this figure. Staff and students quite rightly have a lot to celebrate, students have done exceptionally well with a 100% pass rate and 66% achieving A*to B grades. Sexey’s Sixth Form is proud to yet again have high performing, hardworking students who are reaping the benefits of their hard work and the excellent teaching, care and support they receive from their teachers.

  • Visit to Cambridge University

    A group of high achieving year 12 students visited the University of Cambridge this week as part of a program working with the University of Cambridge, Trinity Hall College and Sixth Form providers in the Somerset (and North Dorset) area, to develop and support academically-able Year 12 students.

  • Sexey’s at the races

    Sexey’s School was well represented at the Family's Fun Day race meeting at Wincanton race course last weekend for a full ten race card which included the maximum number of runners allowed on its eight-race card, and two pony races taking place earlier in the day.

  • Changes to Absence notification

    Please note that we have updated our system for reporting absence. Please telephone 01749 813393 and press number 1 for attendance to report your son/daughter absent from School. Please leave your son/daughter’s name, their tutor group, and a brief description of why they are absent.

  • Student takes selfie in Chinese classroom

    China visit 2017

    Read our students' travel diary from the 2017 trip to China.

  • Two Sexey's students hold signed shirt with Bath Rugby player

    Sexey’s signs training agreement with Bath Rugby

    Sexey's students are benefitting from a year-long training and event agreement with Bath Rugby.

  • Speakers at Sexey's TEDx event

    Old Sexeian James Brickell speaks at School’s TEDx

    James Brickell, BBC Natural History Unit speaks at student-organized TEDx event.

  • Sexeians meet HRH Prince William

    Sexeians meet HRH Prince William

    Find out what happened when our students met HRH Prince William at Tusk’s ‘Time for Change’ event at the London Shard.