Secondary School and Further Education

Secondary School and Further Education

A secondary school is planned for Alconbury Weald in the next few years, which will be run by the Diocese of Ely Multi Academy Trust (opening date will be confirmed by the end of 2017).

In the meantime, Alconbury Weald is in the catchment area of Sawtry Village Academy, which offers a high-quality education and is committed to developing all students into successful, confident, responsible and employable citizens. Sawtry Village Academy is part of Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust. Other secondary schools in the area include: Hinchingbrooke College St Peters School Kimbolton.

Further and higher education

The area has a rich choice of further and higher education, including:

  • Huntingdonshire Regional College
  • Peterborough Regional College
  • Cambridge Regional College
  • The College of West Anglia
  • West Anglia Training Association.

There are also a wealth of apprenticeship schemes being developed in the area, including with contractors working on the development of Alconbury Weald. These can be access through the EDGE partnership and looking at our vacancies pages.

Winter 2017 will see the opening of the Alconbury Weald Skills Centre: iMET. Further information at