About Us

Meet the Sutton Virtual School Team Kate Leyshon, Headteacher, Sutton Virtual School 07515137705 Sara Martin, Deputy Headteacher and Strategic Lead for Children with a Social Worker 07534528680 Moira Adams, Assessment and Quality Assurance Manager 07534539588 Donna Spiller, Virtual School Education Advisor  07534525344 Kieron Ifill, Virtual School Education Advisor 07736338158 Lisa […]

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Designated Teacher Training

Sutton Virtual School is committed to ensuring Designated Teachers can receive access to high quality training to support them in their role.   Please review the training options below to ensure that you have a strong understanding of your role as Designated Teacher and are actively engaging in training that will support Children Looked After […]

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Post 16

Post 16 Online Learning MOOC and Free Online Courses from Coursera, edX, FutureLearn and other Top Providers and Universities in a wide range of categories and subjects. FUTURE LEARN  Free to access 100s of courses in a wide variety of topics. OPEN UNIVERSITY FREE COURSES –  A wide range of free online courses from the […]

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Preventing suspensions and exclusions

Sutton has developed a Local Area Graduated Response for Preventing Exclusions which has been in place since September 2019. The document details aims and principles, as well as a range of interventions and support available, which schools should use to ensure that all reasonable steps are taken to prevent exclusion and to and provide early […]

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Our Virtual School Offer

Sutton Virtual School support both families, schools and professionals to ensure that children receive the best educational opportunities.  We now support children looked after, children previously looked after and children with a social worker.                   What does our offer to schools include? We support schools to develop […]

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Our Values

 Be Courageous  Have Aspiration  Show Integrity  Be Kind Our motto ‘Aim, Aspire, Achieve’ Our rewards We issue rewards each term to children who have reflected our values in their learning – both in or out of school.  We will email carers a link to receive a book or educationally linked resource if they are successful […]

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Schools & Professionals

Sutton Virtual School work with schools and professionals to help improve educational outcomes for children.  The children we work with include Children Looked After, Previously Looked After and strategic support for all other children with a social worker.  We value the importance of building relationships with other professionals and use collaborative approaches to support the […]

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Sutton Virtual School

Sutton Virtual School acts as a local authority champion to promote the progress and educational attainment of Children Looked After (CLA), Previously Looked After (PCLA) and children with a social worker so they achieve educational outcomes comparable to their peers. Sutton Virtual School does not exist in real terms, or as a building. Children do […]

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