Shaftesbury High School

The Metropolitan Police and Harrow Council are hosting a free one time event discussing what child sexual exploitation is, what do children do online, what apps children use when online and advice on how to keep children safe whilst online. The event is on Monday 25th April from 6pm – 8pm and is at Harrow School, Harrow On The Hill. For more information please look at this PDF.
Shaftesbury staff invited by the Estonian Government’s Education Department for a visit in December to share how we work with parents & families and how we are developing the new Code of Practice. Please click here to view the Prezi presentation given by two members of staff at Shaftesbury to the Estonian Education Department in Tallinn on Tuesday 1st December 2015.
We are delighted to have found out today that Shaftesbury has become a Centre of Excellence for Financial Education. We have been working with the Personal Finance Education Group (PFEG) to achieve our status as a centre of excellence.
In September 2015 Shaftesbury opened the new Autistic Resource Centre (ARC). For more information please click this link.
Please click here to see a PDF of photos shown in a recent assembly of Mrs Stone’s visit to our partner school, Kisindizi 2 primary, in Uganda.

Welcome to Shaftesbury High School’s website

Shaftesbury is a special needs school located in the London borough of Harrow. At Shaftesbury there is capacity for approximately 160 students, aged between 11 and 19, with learning, emotional, behavioural, autistic, communication, medical, physical, sensory and social needs.

Please look at the SEND Offer PDF which explains our Special Educational Needs and Disability Offer at Shaftesbury.

Calendars & Events

Please download our school calendar for dates of events at Shaftesbury for the academic year from September 2015 to July 2016. You can also look at our term dates for the 2015-16 academic year.

Museum of London show for KS3
Tuesday 9th February

Half Term
Monday 15th February – Friday 19th February

Parents Evening
Tuesday 1st March

World Book Day
Thursday 3rd March

KS3 & 4 trip to Globe Theatre
Thursday 3rd & 10th March


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