Drayton Manor High School

Drayton Manor High School
Drayton Manor High School
Hanwell, London
Type Comprehensive
Motto Nec Aspera Terrent
Established 1930
Principal Sir Pritpal Singh
Enrollment 1500 approx.

Drayton Manor High School, formerly Drayton Manor Grammar School, is a comprehensive school located in Hanwell, Ealing, England. The current headteacher is Sir Pritpal Singh. The school is a specialist Humanities College. Its emblem is a phoenix rising from a crown with the legend 'Nec Aspera Terrent', which means 'Hardships do not deter us'. The school's colours are navy, purple and yellow.


Court Case

On October 28, 2008, Drayton Manor High School successfully contested a ruling in the High Court. Ealing Council had accused the school of discriminating against children living in poorer areas by only admitting those that lived close to the school.[1]


Notable alumni

Notable Teachers


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Coordinates: 51°30′57″N 0°20′10″W / 51.5158°N 0.3362°W / 51.5158; -0.3362

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