About

We are an aspirational and supportive community, we have high expectations of ourselves and each other and we all love learning.

Uckfield College is a highly successful and popular comprehensive school serving students between the ages of 11 and 18. We have a student community of approximately 1750 students, including more than 400 in our thriving, high achieving sixth form.

We are situated in the heart of rural Sussex within easy commuting distance of Brighton, Eastbourne, Tunbridge Wells and the South Coast. We have an excellent working environment characterised by happy, well-motivated students and innovative and enthusiastic staff. As you walk into our College, you will find a vibrant learning community where our students are drawn in and engaged by the energy and enthusiasm of our staff and the passion they have for their subject. Our students are both helpful and polite and they are very engaged with their learning and wider college life.

We boast specialist provision, teachers and facilities for Computing, Engineering, Design Technology, Science, Food and Nutrition, PE, Dance, Drama, Art and Textiles and so we are able to provide a very broad curriculum and diverse curriculum pathways to suited to the needs of all students.

We are an aspirational, supportive and tolerant community, we have high expectations of each other and our collective love of learning means that all students really do have the opportunities they need to thrive here. By the time Uckfield College students leave school, they are resilient, intellectually curious and emotionally intelligent thinkers, capable of engaging sensitively and effectively with the world around them.