Projects and collaborations


Mental Health First Aid Training

Staff from partner schools are invited to attend two-day Mental Health First Aid training alongside Headington staff. Courses are delivered by Headington staff and places for partner schools are offer …


Theatre Tech Support Partnership

Headington Tech support staff are providing technical support for The Cherwell School's Summer 2019 musical.  Pupils from Headington's Theatre Tech club and The Cherwell School will assist H …


Use of Science facilities for A Level pupils

Headington School is hosting 6 pupils from City of Oxford College to support their A level practical work.   …


Use of Headington facilities for KEEN events

Headington School welcomes KEEN into our facilities every year, allowing them to run a large-scale birthday party to celebrate with their volunteers and participants. …


German Onatti Play

The German Onatti Theatre performs to all of our KS3 pupils in our Theatre facility.  This year we have invited pupils from Cheney School and we are hosting 38 pupils and 2 staff. …


Seconding Staff Governors

In 2018 there were 5 members of Headington’s staff actively involved in a governor role at primary or secondary level in local maintained schools.       …


Shakespeare Schools’ Foundation Free Letting

We provide a free of charge letting for the SSF to run an annual festival in our Theatre facilities.      …


R.A.D. Dance Exam space

We now host Royal Academy of Dance Ballet exams three times per year, and in 2018/19 we opened the exam days to pupils from three local state schools.    …


IB CAS Volunteering Programme

Every year 40 of our Year 12 pupils studying the IB course do weekly reading and Maths tuition with 120 Year 1 to Year 5 pupils in a range of local primaries.     …


Hosting ‘NeuroScience for Teachers’ Event

As part of Brain Awareness Week we provided New College, Oxford with free use of our Hall and lecture facilities to host a twilight ‘Neuroscience of Learning’ event.  The event hosted …


Computing in Primaries

Our Prep School’s Computing Subject Leader has visited St Mary & St John CE Primary School to deliver a physical computing taster session for the Year 5 class.   …


CAS Oxfordshire Primary Hub

Headington Prep School is a lead school within the CAS network of excellence in computing teaching.  The Prep School teacher who leads the school’s Digital Strategy and is Headington's Comp …


Theatre Experience

Our Senior School Drama Department hosted 36 pupils from John Henry Newman Academy to attend a special preview performance of the winter production in our Theatre. …


Use of Swimming Pool

On an annual basis Cheney School is given free of charge access to our swimming pool and equipment, including boats, for capsize tests. This access allows Cheney School to induct pupils into their row …


Ogden Trust School Physics Partnership

Since Summer 2018 Headington School has been the Oxford hub school for the Ogden Trust, aiming to support Physics teaching at primary and secondary level and to support students to develop Physics ide …


National Mathematics and Physics SCITT (NMAPS)

The National Mathematics and Physics SCITT (NMAPS) offers unparalleled and high quality teacher training, led by Mathematics and Physics experts from the best schools nationally in a unique collaborat …


Music Teaching for Years 1 & 2

Our Prep School Head of Music delivers weekly music lessons to Year 1 pupils at St Andrew’s CE Primary.  Additionally, our Prep Head of Music has led weekly sessions with the KS1 choir …


Young Orchestra Day

A full day of sectional rehearsals and performances involving primary school pupils from a range of local schools, hosted by the Headington School music department.   …

School details

Headington School
Headington Road

T: +44 (0)1865 759100

Head's name
Mrs Caroline Jordan
Religious affiliation
Day/Boarding type
Day, Weekly, Full boarding
Gender profile
Girls only
1055 pupils
Sixth form


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