In the news

Cowes Principal Sails to Place on National Shipbuilding Taskforce

Island Echo

27th May 2022

All aboard: How coastal schools can keep their maritime heritage afloat

Schools Week

3rd August 2022

Cowes Enterprise College Wins Prestigious Maritime UK Award

Isle of Wight Radio

22nd March 2022

Rachel Kitley, Principal of Cowes Enterprise College, spoke to The Guardian to discuss A Level and GCSE exam results.

The Guardian

9th August 2021

Top university places for pupils at Cowes Enterprise College

Isle of Wight County Press

28th July 2021

Princess Royal joins Cowes College students for sailing celebration

Island Echo

2nd May 2021

Students at Cowes Enterprise College Sixth Form, sponsored by Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT),
were honoured to be joined by The Princess Royal as part of the Royal Yacht Squadron’s (RYS) Youth Race Training event.

Isle of Wight Radio

29th April 2021

We are delighted to have been mentioned in an article by The Times and The Sunday Times naming the Isle of Wight as
one of the best places to live in 2021. The article lists ‘the popular Cowes Enterprise College’
and our good Ofsted rating among the many reasons why the Isle of Wight is one of the best places to live.

The Times

28th August 2020

Cowes Enterprise College has been ranked by the Government
as the top-performing school on the Isle of Wight for the progress made by its students

Island Echo

12th February 2020

Cowes Enterprise College ranked top on Isle of Wight for GCSE results

On The Wight

12th February 2020

Principal of Cowes Enterprise College, Rachel Kitley, is delighted to be taking part in a high-level panel discussion at The Schools & Academies Show in Birmingham on 14th November. The expert panel will be discussing and exploring how to build a broad and balanced curriculum, helping students to achieve highly.

11th November 2019

A short BBC South news report, on the high quality teaching at Cowes Enterprise College, an Ormiston Academy

BBC South

4th December 2018

Cowes Enterprise College has been named in Ofsted’s annual report, which provides an overview of educational standards in
schools across the country

Isle of Wight County Press

4th December 2018