Year 12 Students Scuba Diving

Year 12 Students learning about gases in a fun way More »

Sixth Form Psychology Trip to London

Sixth Form students and teachers at London Dungeon More »

Guilford Performance Textiles PC donations

Local Automotive Fabric Manufacturer, Guilford Performance Textiles (part of Lear Corporation) has donated 36 PC’s to Colonel Frank Seely School as part of their community and charity commitment. More »

Sixth Form Students win Award

ICAEW Base 2014 regional runners up More »

The Merchant of Venice

Year 10 students outside Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre where they saw a performance of The Merchant of Venice More »

Year 7 Girls Tag Rugby

Year 7 girls finish second in a Tag Rugby Tournament More »

Year 9 Battlefields Trip

Year 9 students on the annual Battlefields Trip More »

Y10 Gifted and Talented Physicists

A group of Year 10 pupils experienced a thrilling day in the department of Physics and Astronomy More »

Wear it Pink for Charity

Year 12 and 13 students Wear it Pink More »

Year 7 Activity Trip to Walesby

Over 100 Year 7 pupils attended the activity day at Walesby More »

Appointment of new Headteacher

Mr Gale with (left) Chair of Governors Mr Musson, (right) Mr Kurylec, (front) current CFS pupils More »


Appointment of New Headteacher

The Governing Body at Colonel Frank Seely School is delighted to announce that Jonathan Gale has been appointed Headteacher with effect from 1 January 2015.

Jonathan Gale commented “I feel extremely proud and privileged to introduce myself as the new Headteacher of Colonel Frank Seely School. It is an exciting time for us with further academic, pastoral, and extra-curricular achievement to be nurtured and developed. I would like to thank all the governors, staff, parents and pupils for their fantastic support and I look forward to working closely together to create a school that nurtures every individual’s talent”.

Mr Kurylec, Acting Headteacher added “Jonathan Gale not only has the complete backing and support of the school’s leadership team but also that of the whole staff body. We all feel that he is the right person for the job and that his success is well-earned and merited and we are all delighted with the Governing Body’s decision”.


Ex-pupil lays Rememberance Wreath

On Sunday 9th November Brendan Burns, a former pupil of Colonel Frank Seely School was invited to represent his Regiment, 2 Mercian, by the Royal British Legion to lay a wreath at the Arnold and Daybrook War memorial.

The day began with a short parade to St. Paul’s Church for a Service of Remembrance led by Revd. Sally Baylis. Following the Service a parade through the streets of Arnold was greeted by a large turnout of residents.


Sixth Form Open Evening

Please click here to view the latest edition of the Sixth Form Prospectus.

Please click here to view the presentation given by Mr Kurylec on Beyond Year 11

Please click here to view the presentation given by Mr Kurylec on Why CFS Sixth Form?

If you require any additional information please telephone the school on 0115 9652495


Beyond Year 11 Presentation

Please click here to view the Beyond Year 11 Presentation


Update for Parents and Carers regarding the appointment of a new Headteacher

The Governor Selection Panel met on Wednesday 21 October to consider the written applications for the post of Headteacher.

There were 10 applications of which 6 strong applicants were shortlisted.

A series of interviews with these applicants will be held on Wednesday 12 and Thursday 13 November.

Kind Regards

Dave Musson
Chair of Governors