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Accessibility Information

Accessibility Information

This site has been updated using web standards that make it more accessible to visitors who use screen readers, key commands, or other non-traditional methods to navigate web sites. These methods also make the content more accessible across platforms and web browsing devices.

Browser Compatibility

This site is designed and tested on the following browsers:

  • Windows Internet Explorer 6, 7, 8 and 9
  • Firefox 1.5 and above
  • Opera 8 and above
  • Safari
  • Google Chrome
Access Keys

If you do not have access to a mouse, or just prefer to use keyboard input to navigate, we use Access Keys to allow you to navigate the important pages of the site with ease.

Each browser uses a different combination of keys:

  • Internet Explorer - Alt + , then <Access Key>
  • Mozilla Firefox - Shift + Alt + <Access Key>
  • Google Chrome - Alt + <Access Key>
  • Safari - Alt + <Access Key> 
The following pages are paired with Access Keys:

  • Home: key = 0
  • School Life: key = 1
  • Prospective Families: key = 2
  • Parents: key = 3
  • Pupils: key = 4
  • News and Events: key = 5
  • Terms: key = a
  • Site Map: key = s
  • Accessibility: key = d

Visual Design

This site uses cascading style sheets for visual layout sizes that are relative, compatible with the user-specified "text size" option in visual browsers. If your browser or browsing device does not support stylesheets at all, the content of each page is still readable.


All content images used in this site include descriptive ALT attributes. Purely decorative graphics are assigned in the cascading style sheets. This makes the site more flexible for different web-enabled devices.


For the most part, this site uses valid, semantic xHTML-compliant markup. Following standards compliance allows the site to be viewed by users with special needs.