Gosforth High Schoolhttp://www.gosforthhigh.newcastle.sch.uk/
Gosforth High School in Newcastle was the only Language College in Tyne in 1966. The college has now attained a Training School status since 2003. Gosforth High School provides education to students above 16 years of age. It also has a Sixth Form college where a majority of its students continue their further education. There are part-time adult courses available as well. The school also maintains a centre for students with visual impairment.
Gosforth High School has a three tier structure where their students transfer from Gosforth Junior High and their two middle schools. The school mainly offers courses in post-16 education, languages, education for the gifted and talented. It offers courses in foreign languages such as German, French and Spanish. It is also the largest centre providing adult education in the region.
Gosforth High School has many facilities and activities for its students. The school has fifteen science laboratories, a Drama studio, a dance studio, a Learning Resource Centre which has a library and study area, an indoor and two outdoor sports courts, computer rooms and a gym. There are many extra curricular activities in the school as well. The school has a choir for all year groups, drama club, games club, fusion band and a science club.
There are various sporting activities like tennis, rugby, cricket and athletics as well. The school has around 1700 students with almost 600 in the post 16 department.
Gosforth High School
Great North Road, Knightsbridge, NE3 2JH, Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear, North East Region
Tel: 01912 851 000, Fax: 01912 132 068