Letter to parents 01.05.2020

Posted on May 1, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

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 […]

Year 11 Destinations

Posted 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 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

Posted on Apr 8, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

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 […]

Safeguarding update letter April 2020

Posted on Apr 3, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

Dear Parent/Carer Coronavirus – COVID-19 – Safeguarding and General Advice for Parents/Carers Safeguarding We have reviewed and adapted our safeguarding and child protection arrangements and procedures to reflect the new, interim operating environment – details can be found here. As the majority of students are being educated at home and those that do attend school […]

Important Update – Care Packages

Posted on Apr 1, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

This has been emailed to Parents/Carers, please check your Junk folder as sometimes our emails find their way into these folders. Dear Parent/Carer, We are currently planning our care package provision for after Easter. The next care package will be available on Tuesday 14th April due to Bank Holiday Monday (collection from school is between […]

Talking to your child about Corona Virus

Posted on Mar 30, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

Here is a useful link to provide support: Talking to a child worried about coronavirus (COVID-19)  

School Update 26th March 2020

Posted on Mar 26, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

Dear Parent/Carer, As we begin to get used to a new routine, there are a few things we wanted to provide a little more information about. Home Learning Our website (Student Area – Home Learning) contains lots of websites and suggested resources your child can use at home. Our teachers have also set work on […]

IMPORTANT UPDATE – 23RD MARCH

Posted on Mar 23, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

Thank you all for the kind messages and emails sent to school. We really appreciate your support. We have now notified all parents/carers who had applied for a school space from tomorrow. As I’m sure you can appreciate, these are unprecedented times. We have done everything we can to ensure we have spaces for those […]

Exams Update

Posted on Mar 23, 2020 in Covid-19 News and Updates, News | No Comments

Dear Parents/Carers of Year 11 and Year 13 students, You will probably have read the announcement from the DfE that GCSE and A level grades are going to be calculated using a range of factors, including teacher recommendation. However, if a student (or parent) is not happy with the final grade then students will have […]