Carew Open Mornings @ 9.15 am: 10th January, 7th February and 7th March 2019

Please contact the School Office on 0208 647 8349 to book.

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

Christmas in the Community

Christmas cheer swept across Sutton today when students from The Link Secondary School, Carew Academy and Orchard Hill College performed in the atrium of the St Nicholas Centre. They were joined by Dr Caroline Allen OBE, Principal and CEO of …

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CPFC Christmas Party

On Thursday 6th December 2018, three lucky staff members and five lucky students had the opportunity to attend the Crystal Palace Christmas Party. They got to meet professional football players such as Jason Puncheon, Max Meyer, Julian Speroni, as well …

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Girls Represent CPFC

Nine students from Carew Academy completed the 30-mile trip from Wallington to wear the Crystal Palace away colours at the Spurs Foundation Under 16 Girls Disability Football Tournament. Southampton, Watford and Tottenham Hotspur were the three Premier League Clubs that …

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Rugby Round Up

On Friday 7th December 2018, in the storming rain and wet and windy Carew took 9 of their finest young rugby players down to Cobham Rugby Club to attend the Harlequins RFU Touch Rigby Festival. Due to the poor weather, …

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