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Latest News

  • Keswick School - top state school in Cumbria in Sunday Times rankings

    date posted: Wednesday 19 Feb 20

    Keswick School is listed as the sixth best non-selective state school in the North West and the top state school in Cumbria (including selective schools) according to the Sunday Times Parent Power guide. This national schools guide of Britain's leading schools was published over the weekend. Schools are ranked on their combined performance at A-level and GCSE exams in the summer.

  • Arkwright Engineering Scholarships

    date posted: Wednesday 19 Feb 20

    The Arkwright Engineering Trust organises scholarships to be awarded to pupils in Year 11 across the country.

  • Keswick School 'offers' a very bright future for students

    date posted: Friday 31 Jan 20
    The publication last week of the 16-18 performance tables once again places Keswick School as the top performer in West Cumbria.
  • Languages and Science stand out at Keswick School!

    date posted: Tuesday 28 Jan 20

    The newly published school performance tables reveal the exceptional progress made by students at Keswick School in languages and science. This is notable at a time when the national performance in languages and science is coming under close scrutiny, particularly regarding the recruitment of high quality teachers.

  • Rotary Young Chef Competition

    date posted: Friday 20 Dec 19

    Budding young chefs from Keswick School took part in the first heat of the Rotary Young Chef Competition on Monday 16th December.

Daily Bulletin

  • Daily Bulletin

    date posted: Thursday 17 Jun 21

    School buses

    If students travel to school by designated school bus they will have been allocated a specific seat by the transport provider. They must sit in their designated seat and no other, as we will use transport provider seating plans if we are required to close contact trace.

    Lost Property


    - House Key

    - Single black Beats bluetooth headphone (right ear)   

      Please ask at the PE Office

    - Pair of glasses (tortoise shell)

    - Ring


    - Blue mask with air vents

    Blue nike drawstring bag containing boys PE kit and white new balance trainers

    - ‘Harry Potter Chamber of secrets book

    (has been borrowed from school library)


    Any items found can be handed in at Pupil Reception.

    If you have lost any items whilst at school please ask at pupil reception. Lost PE kit can be collected from outside the PE Office.