A short update this week as there is not much news to share at this point.Read More
This week we have welcomed Year 10 students back into school for face to face sessions in English and maths. After a slow start on Monday, numbers picked up quickly and overall 72% of Year 10 students have taken advantage of the opportunity to come into school during the week.Read More
Besides the sheer joy of exercising the imagination, reading for pleasure: Expands the Mind. … Allows for Creative Thinking. … Helps Improve Concentration. … Can Help You De-stress. … Can Provide a Sense of Belonging. … Is a Great Conversation…Read More
I hope that you have been able to take some sort of break over the Spring Bank Holiday period. During half term, the Prime Minister has given further statements about secondary schools starting to reopen for small numbers of students in Years 10 and 12.Read More
Over the last two years your child has had the opportunity to learn the basics of
two foreign languages – French and German. We are now beginning to cover the
more complex aspects of the languages and therefore it is best for the students
to focus on one language in Year 9.
May 2020 Dear Year 11 Student, Most of you will have firm plans in place for the next stage of your education. We look forward to welcoming many of you back to sixth form. This is, as in every year,…Read More
I am sure that, like me, you have been watching the news over the last week or so to
try to decipher the messages about schools returning next half term. I am sure that
you will appreciate that it is very difficult to plan when everything is still subject to
changing announcements from the government or the Department for Education. The
current expectation is for us to look to provide some opportunity for students in Years
10 and 12 to come into school towards the end of next half term.
This is the fifth school week of the lockdown and the seventh week overall. Everyone is
dealing with the lockdown in different ways but one thing is clear – most people are beginning
to tire of being shut away and everyone is beginning to speculate about how and when we can return to any sort of ‘normality’.