Category Archives: Headteacher’s Bulletin

Headteacher’s Weekly Newsletter (16 July 2020)

Dear Parents Over the coming months and years many people will look back and write much more eloquently than I, about just how unusual, challenging and at times surprisingly uplifting the last few months have been. We will all have our own memories, interpretation of the times and experiences to share. As a Headteacher I […]

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Headteacher’s Weekly Newsletter (10 July 2020)

Dear Parents Firstly, I would like to take the opportunity to welcome our Year 6 (new Year 7 in September) parents to the parental body of the school. We have started to circulate the Newsletter to you, as well as existing parents, as we start to inform everyone of our plans for September. If you […]

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Headteacher’s Weekly Newsletter (3 July 2020)

Dear Parents Who would have thought that this week came the week after the hottest days of the year last Wednesday and Thursday! While the weather was little inclement at times and the temperature dropped, the positivity around school has been fantastic. After we decided to extend our Key Worker provision to target specific identified […]

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Headteacher’s Weekly Newsletter (26 June 2020)

Dear Parents I have to admit that on Wednesday and Thursday of this week, I scooted out of work just after the end of school (which I have firmly locked into being 3.15pm) to push a lawn mower around in the garden. It was just one of those jobs that needed doing and with the […]

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Headteacher’s Weekly Newsletter (19 June 2020)

Dear Parents I have to start this week by thanking the many parents who have sent emails and called to pass on your thanks to the staff and school for the manner in which we continue to work with you, to deliver the best remote learning we can. The comments are appreciated and always passed […]

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Headteacher’s Weekly Newsletter (5 June 2020)

Dear Parents Like always at the moment it has been another incredibly busy week in school. In my role I sort of expect that to be honest and while there are undoubtedly more things to react to, I cannot really complain, it’s my job. My private mini rants that my long-suffering wife has to put […]

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Headteacher’s Weekly Newsletter (18 May 20)

Dear Parents The weather continues to be good, as is the engagement of our students with their remote learning. I have been incredibly impressed by the enthusiasm and standard of work students continue to produce, as well as with the adaptability of staff to planning such a prolonged series of learning remotely. I hope the […]

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Headteacher’s Weekly Newsletter (1 May 2020)

Dear Parents As we enter week 4 of the summer term, the 5th week of remote schooling, this is all starting to feel oddly normal! I never thought that would be the case but we seem to have now established routines and we know from our extensive tracking, that students are engaging well in their […]

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Headteacher’s Weekly Newsletter (24.4.20)

Dear Parents As we seem to settle into the current way of running the school, I hope everyone is safe and well. Engagement across the school has been good in the work being set and I thank you for your continuing support with this. Families are learning to adapt to new routines and new ways […]

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