Our Ethos


Stanmore College offers a highly distinctive ethos unique in this part of London, the key feature of which is our high expectation of what each student can achieve. If you join us, you will work hard and be given every encouragement to fulfil your potential.

  • Stanmore College provides a secure environment where there is mutual respect and co-operation
  • all members of the College community behave with consideration towards one another
  • staff and students have high expectations of each other
  • students are actively supported to achieve their full academic and personal potential
  • students are self-discipline and proactive in their learning
  • traditional and new subjects are combined to create an exciting and broad curriculum designed to meet the academic and career needs of each individual
  • staff are specialists in post-16 education and must have business and industrial experience
  • students take advantage of the wide variety of extracurricular activities
  • there is a spirit of social inclusion where all students are welcome
  • there is good provision for students with additional needs
  • students are sensitive to the needs of the wider community and both contribute to and benefit from involvement in local projects