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Learn how to think, collaborate, create, debate ...

Be yourself

Discover your strengths and learn in a way that suits you

We’re not just about results

We add value to educaton that goes way beyond results

Opening our doors to boys from 2017

Introducing single-sex learning for the 21st century


“If you think lessons are boring, think again. Here, Latin comes alive with a Mexican wave, a maths choir sings quadratic equations and when you use decorations on iced buns to explore atoms, you can even eat your research …”

Our Diamond model

The best of both worlds

Our girls and boys (we’re welcoming boys from 2017) learn in single-sex classes for core subjects, but enjoy all the benefits of socialising together outside the classroom.

Results 2016

Through individual academic support and a progressive approach to learning, our students achieve top results in  GCSEs and IGCSEs.

A* grades
A or A* grades
A* to C grades

Latest News

  • You said: we did...

    In 2016, we ran a survey across the Foundation which identified ways in which we could improve parent and carer communication...

  • An aerodynamic experience from Marshalls

    Students in Year 8 were treated to an aerodynamics experience using a wind tunnel from Marshalls in an initiative called Launch Pad...

  • Students invent interactive pill box for Alzheimer's sufferers for national competition

    Three students from the Stephen Perse Foundation have come up with an innovative new idea to help sufferers of Alzheimer's...

  • I'm an engineer... get me out of here!

    How tall can you build a tower with just five pieces of newspaper and a metre of masking tape...

  • Fancy a lunch of Gadus Morhua and J.J. Thompson pudding as part of British Science Week?

    Fancy tucking into some Gadus Morhua and carbohydrates with a side of citric acid emulsion?   Then how does a J.J. Thompson pudding a...

  • Students celebrate Chinese New Year

    Students in Year 9 and 10, learning Mandarin Chinese, welcomed the Year of the Rooster with a variety of activities in class, including the...

  • Year 8 Global Outlook is taken over by the linguists!

    Earlier this term the Year 8s had the chance to learn some German, Mandarin Chinese, and Russian, as well as to practise their Latin derivat...

  • Senior School alive with the sound of music for Chamber Music Day

    The school has been alive with the sounds of chamber music for the last few days...

  • Year 11 go to London for Art and Design Galleries trip

    On Monday 6th February Year 11 students studying Visual Arts and Product Design headed off on a trip to the Tate Galleries and London's...

  • Success in the ESAA Anglian Cross Country Championships

    Five students from The Stephen Perse Foundation qualified to represent Cambridgeshire in the English Schools Athletic Association Anglian Cr...

  • Year 9 STEM trip to FlexEnable

    Thirteen students from Year 9 went on a half day trip to FlexEnable last Friday as part of their ten week Go 4 SET project on 'Our elect...

  • Holocaust survivor Eva Clarke talks to Year 10 students

    Eva Clarke, who was born in a concentration camp during the Holocaust, visited the Stephen Perse Foundation on Monday (16) to tell her...

  • Tricia Kelleher's blog

    Lies, damned lies and critical thinking

    Knowledge is power. Or is it? It is fair to say that there has been something of an onslaught on the integrity and indeed authority of knowledge in recent times...

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