The Bishop David Brown School

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The Bishop David Brown School is a mixed comprehensive secondary school for students aged 11 to 16 years, in Woking, Surrey, England.<ref name="edubase1">Template:Cite web</ref> Its former name is Sheerwater Secondary School. In 1982 Sheerwater Secondary School merged with the Queen Elizabeth II School and changed its name to the Bishop David Brown School. The school is commonly referred to as BDB


The 2007 OFSTED inspection states "The school is inspiring, motivating and caring". The school, previously in special measures, was rated as "Good" at that time. The most recent inspection in May 2011 rated the school as Grade 3 - Satisfactory.<ref name="ofsted1">Template:Cite web</ref>

Notable former pupils

  • Rick Buckler<ref name="getsurrey1">Template:Cite web</ref> - drummer with The Jam
  • Bruce Foxton<ref name="getsurrey1"/> - bass player with The Jam
  • Jilly Johnson - an early Page 3 Girl
  • Rick Parfitt<ref name="bbc1">Template:Cite web</ref> - guitarist with Status Quo
  • Richard Shaw - footballer Crystal Palace
  • Richard Short - actor
  • Paul Weller<ref name="getsurrey1"/> - member of The Jam



External links

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