Half Term 25th – 29th May

Posted by on May 21, 2020 in News | No Comments

Following advice given we will be closed during this half term.  We hope that you will all have a safe and restful week and well done to all our students.  Make sure you have a break to be ready for the summer term.

Information for any students interested in going to City College

Posted by on May 21, 2020 in Careers, News | No Comments

City College: Open Days, Careers Support & Student Competition Virtual Open Day for University-level Courses Following the success of their virtual open day for 16-18 year olds, City College are now planning a second online event focusing on their university-level provision. The event will be held on Saturday 6 June, via Zoom. Potential students can […]

My Career College – head start for Year 11 students

Posted by on May 18, 2020 in Careers, News | No Comments

Cornwall College today have launched their portal ‘My Career College’ which is an on-line tool for all year 11 students – and will be invaluable for those students who are already joining in September, but it will also be really useful for any students who are undecided as to their future plans to help them […]

Letter to Yr10-12 parents 15.05.2020

Posted by on May 15, 2020 in News | No Comments

Dear Parent/Carer, Further to my letter on Tuesday, we have been looking at a range of possibilities about what we can safely put in place with regards to re-opening the school for students in Year 10 and Year 12; whilst continuing to accommodate those children of key workers and others deemed eligible by the Government […]

Letter to Parents 12.05.2020 – Update

Posted by on May 12, 2020 in News | No Comments

Dear Parents/Carers,​ ​​Just after 7pm last night the Department for Education released further guidance with regards to the return of students to school. I thought it would be useful to update you with the situation and our plans moving forward.​ ​​The key paragraph in the guidance relating to secondary schools is as follows:​​ ​‘From 1 […]

Letter to parents 01.05.2020

Dear Parent/Carer, As we come to end of week six in lockdown and the beginning of a new month, I wanted to update families with some of the steps we are taking in school to further improve our current offer, to support our community, as we adjust to the impact of the school closure. We […]

New Resources Available to Aid Home Learning

Posted by on Apr 21, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

Launch of the Oak National Academy Online Classroom and Resource Hub The sector-led Oak National Academy has today launched its online classroom and resource hub. The Academy offers 180 video lessons each week for schools to use, across a broad range of subjects. The lessons cover children in Reception through to Year 10 and are […]

Year 11 Destinations

Posted by on Apr 17, 2020 in News | No Comments

Dear Parents/Carers, During the Summer Term, we usually ask our Year 11 students what their plans are for next year. It’s important to us that every student is clear about what options there are. Whilst we’re not able to be together, we still want our students to know that we’re here for them. Our staff […]

Psychology Associates – Update on provision of support

Posted by on Apr 17, 2020 in News | No Comments

Karen Allin Counsellor MBACP (accredited) is available to provide support to all our students during term time. If you would like to access the support please contact school reception between 8am to 3pm and we will pass details to Karen.   Thank you and keep safe.

Ofqual update on GCSE and A Level Grades

Dear Parents/Carers, Ofqual has now released information about the mechanism it will use to issue GCSE and A Level grades this summer. Please see the attached letter from Ofqual for further information. (Ofqual letter to students) It is important that your child continues to undertake the work set on Show My Homework to ensure they […]