News & Notices

  • January 2021
    • End of a Week of Remote Learning - Friday 15th of January 2021

      I wanted to take this opportunity to write to you at the end of a week of Remote Learning. We would like to thank you for all the support that you are giving to our students at this time. It is very much appreciated. Over this last week, we have been formalising what our remote learning offer is so that our expectations are clear. We have...

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    • Arrangements for Onsite and Remote Learning - Tuesday 5th of January 2021

      Following the news yesterday, we know that schools will be closed until at least February half term with the exception of the provision for identified key workers and vulnerable students. We will, of course, let you know of any updates as we receive these. We do understand that the idea of remote learning can cause anxiety for students and...

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    • National Lockdown - Tuesday 5th of January 2021

      Last night, the Prime Minister announced a national lockdown, with schools scheduled to be closed to all but vulnerable children and the children of key workers, until at least after the February half-term. All of our schools will now be moving to online learning and we will be in touch with you shortly to provide details on how to access that...

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    • Arrangements for Scool Reopening Jan 2021 - Sunday 3rd of January 2021

      I hope you have enjoyed a happy, peaceful and safe break. I wanted to write to clarify the arrangements for the return to school given Gavin Williamson's announcement yesterday. School will be open to staff only on Monday 4th January. This will allow us to carry out key strategic planning around the testing programme we have been asked to roll...

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  • December 2020
    • Non-teaching staff has tested positive for COVID 19 - Tuesday 22nd of December 2020

      We have been made aware that a member of our support staff has tested positive for COVID 19. We know that you may find this concerning but we are continuing to monitor the situation and are working closely with Public Health England. This letter is to inform you of the current situation and provide advice on how to support your child. Please be...

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    • Staggered Return to School in January 2021 - Monday 21st of December 2020

      As some of you will have seen in the press, the Government announced yesterday that secondary schools should arrange to have a staggered return to school in January. The Government has indicated that part of the rationale for this approach is that secondary schools will be asked to administer rapid lateral-flow testing to staff and students from...

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    • Positive Covid Case - Thursday 17th of December 2020

      Dear Parents, Carers and Guardians We have been made aware of a member of our school community who has tested positive for COVID 19. This is a student in Year 10. We know that you may find this concerning but we are continuing to monitor the situation and are working closely with Public Health England. This letter is to inform you of the current...

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    • Star of the Week for the Autumn 2, 2020 - Wednesday 16th of December 2020

      Congratulations to all pupils nominated for Star of the Week for the Autumn 1, 2020. The nominations were made by the teachers and members of staff for exceptional effort, attitude, work or progress.  These names will be entered into a half term draw to win vouchers.  Well done and keep up these excellent standards. Star of the Week

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    • End of Autumn Term 2020 - Thursday 10th of December 2020

      Dear Parents, Carers and Families, Firstly I would like to thank you for your support in what has been an extremely challenging term. We are grateful for the flexibility you have shown and the way we have all adapted to new ways of doing things. We would all acknowledge that there have been ups and downs but on the whole, it has been a positive term...

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    • Positive Covid Cases - Wednesday 9th of December 2020

      Dear Parents, Carers and Guardians We have been made aware of 2 members of our school community who have tested positive for COVID 19. This is a student in Year 7 and a student in Year 12. We know that you may find this concerning but we are continuing to monitor the situation and are working closely with Public Health England. This letter is to...

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  • November 2020
    • Non-teaching staff has tested positive for COVID 19 - Tuesday 24th of November 2020

      We have been made aware that a member of non-teaching staff has tested positive for COVID 19. This is a member of staff who would only ever come into contact with a very limited number of students. We know that you may find this concerning but we are continuing to monitor the situation and are working closely with Public Health England. This...

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    • Positive Covid-19 Test in non Teaching Staff - Monday 23rd of November 2020

      Dear Parents, Carers and Guardians We have been made aware that a member of non-teaching staff has tested positive for COVID 19. This is a member of staff who would only ever come into contact with a very limited number of students. We know that you may find this concerning but we are continuing to monitor the situation and are working closely with...

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    • Positive Covid-19 Test - Wednesday 18th of November 2020

      Dear Parents, Carers and Guardians We have been made aware of a member of our school community who has tested positive for COVID 19. This is a student in Year 9. We know that you may find this concerning but we are continuing to monitor the situation and are working closely with Public Health England. This letter is to inform you of the current...

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    • Star of the Week for the Autumn 1, 2020 - Thursday 12th of November 2020

      Congratulations to all pupils nominated for Star of the Week for the Autumn 1, 2020. The nominations were made by the teachers and members of staff for exceptional effort, attitude, work or progress.  These names will be entered into a half term draw to win vouchers.  Well done and keep up these excellent standards. Star of the Week

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    • Second Half of Autumn Term - Monday 9th of November 2020

      Dear Parents, Carers and Guardians I wanted to welcome you back to the second half-term of Autumn and say thank you for all your support since September. There is no doubt that the first half term was successful and we were really pleased with how well students settled back into school despite the difficult circumstances. I think it is important that...

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