Bonus Pastor Catholic College, Lewisham
Address: Winlaton Road
Postcode: BR1 5PZ
Phone: 020 8695 2100
Fax: 020 8695 2975
Website: Bonus Pastor Catholic College
Nearest tube or station: Beckenham Hill Station - overground line from London Bridge
Funded: Voluntary Aided
Age group: 11-16
Number of Pupils: 761
Latest Ofsted report (external)
Bonus Pastor Catholic College is a mixed, voluntary aided, Roman Catholic, comprehensive school of around 750 pupils between 11-16 years of age, located in Downham, Lewisham.
Bonus Pastor Catholic College was founded by the Catholic Church to provide education for children of Catholic families. In 2006, the college succeeded in becoming the first school in Lewisham to specialise in Maths and Computing. The college works very closely with Northbrook School, Christ the King Sixth Form College and Lewisham College.
As a specialist College in Maths & Computing, the school blends innovation and 21st century education with its valuable traditions to create a meaningful Christian life for its students. Its strong Catholic ethos helps drive students' learning and focuses efforts on inclusion and a strong sense of community.
Bonus Pastor Catholic College was rated as "Good" overall by Ofsted in 2013. Ofsted said that, "Students make good progress and achieve well, particularly in mathematics, the college's specialist subject. Students' attainment by the time they leave school is often above average." They also said that, "Students' behaviour is outstanding. They conduct themselves with courtesy and show generosity towards others and commitment to achieving their very best."