The next Open Morning for Carew Academy will be held on 23rd January 2020 at 9.15am. If you would like to book a place, please contact the School Office via info@carewacademy.org or by calling 0208 647 8349.

About Us

Carew Academy is a special academy for pupils aged 7-18 with a wide range of ability levels and additional learning needs, including complex needs.

Due to the complex nature of pupils’ needs, we consider referrals to the school in the light of the needs of the whole school population. We do this to ensure that we continue to meet the needs of the whole school community.

All pupils have a Statement of Special Educational Need or an Education Health Care Plan (EHCP) maintained by the London Borough of Sutton or other Local Authorities.

The school strives to develop the full potential of everyone within its community and is able to provide a broad and wide ranging curriculum, adapted to meet the needs of individual pupils. We are also able to offer pupils other opportunities through life-skills based lessons, residential visits, work experience and access to therapies, including Speech and Language Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Music and Drama Therapy.

History

This beautiful manor house is situated at the edge of Beddington Park, next to the historic St Marys Church. The building and grounds are steeped in Tudor history and the Carew family were in residence here for over four hundred years. Sir Nicholas Carew was the cousin of Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII is said to have spent several days visiting the manor during their courtship. Elizabeth I, Sir Walter Raleigh and Jane Seymour are all said to have had links to Beddington and Carew Manor in particular. The great Tudor hall, boasts a magnificent arch-braced hammerbeam roof and is one of the few remaining examples in the country, other than Hampton Court Palace. Adjacent to the front of the building is Carew Manor Dovecote, which dates to the early 18th Century.

 

The school is making such a difference to the lives of our young people. I am immensely proud of all that you are achieving.

Cllr Ruth Dombey, Leader of Sutton Council

 

Latest News

Taekwondo

On 9th and 10th December, all students at Carew Academy were treated to an amazing Taekwondo experience. Gidae Taekwondo Academy held 45-minute sessions for everyone. All students had an amazing time and got to learn a range of self-defence moves. …

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Crystal Palace F.C. Christmas Party

On Thursday 6th December a few students (Blu, Anuj, Kai, Freddie and Luke) were lucky enough to be invited to the annual Crystal Palace Christmas party. We arrived for 5pm and the children were greeted and given a Crystal Palace Annual …

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Carew Christmas Shopping Extravaganza!

On Sunday 1st December, Carew Friends held the 5th Christmas Shopping Event here at Carew Academy with a variety of Christmas fare on sale. A wonderful afternoon was supported by students, parents, neighbours and friends of the school. We were …

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London Youth Games

On 19th November, Carew Academy were invited to take part in the London Youth Games. This was a fantastic day for all that took part. It was held at a great venue with the addition of fantastic staff from the …

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