Category Archives: Notices

New Parent App Guide

We switched off our old Parent App in the summer holiday as we have been preparing to transfer to Edulink One. This has now been activated to give access to all parents and students. An activation email will be sent to parents using the email address of the primary contact we hold on our system. […]

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Headteacher’s Newsletter (September 2022)

Dear Parents It is a pleasure to welcome back all of our students, new and old, to this academic year. Having had a successful 2021-22 in so many ways, it is exciting to think of what may be achieved by the students and staff over the 38 weeks of this school year. The start of […]

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New Extra-curricular Programme for Autumn 2022

The new Extra-curricular timetable has been launched for the autumn term. There’s a wide offering of sports, music, activities and clubs on offer, so we hope there’s something to interest everyone. New activities may be added in future weeks, so watch this this space! Don’t forget, there’s a free bus that runs to Longtown for […]

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Letter Regarding the State Funeral

Dear Parents Further to my letter at the end of last week I am writing to confirm that, following the announcement over the weekend of a bank holiday on the day of HM The Queen’s state funeral next Monday, school will indeed be closed for the day on Monday, 19 September 2022. The state funeral […]

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SIMs Parent App Switch-off

Over the summer we switched off the SIMS Parent App. We know that many parents have found this useful, but equally it has also had quite a few glitches and accessibility issues that have led to frustration for many. In the new term we will be switching to a new app called Edulink which is […]

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Sixth Form Dress Code

The dress code for Sixth Form students is smart/office wear: T-shirt/Shirt; Sweatshirt/Jumper Smart skirt / Dress / Trousers / Jeans Student Lanyard Sensible Footwear Outdoor wear (hats/coats) for outside only Specific stipulations: Midriffs should be covered (i.e. no crop tops) Skirts should be knee length or longer Modesty should be considered Underwear must not be […]

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Exam Results Days 2022

The A Level and GCSE results days this year are as follows: A Level – Thursday, 18 August 2022 (doors will be open from 8.15am for collection of results) GCSE  – Thursday, 25 August 2022 (doors will be open from 8.00am for collection of results) As always, our pastoral staff, teachers and Inspira will be […]

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Headteacher’s Newsletter (July 2022) & Departments News

Dear Parents This academic year across the school we have taught an eye watering 60,000+ lessons; as a result there have been roughly 1,800,000 different individual learning experiences. There have been the trips, the visits, the opportunities and, just as importantly, the friendships (and the odd falling out), laughter and sorrow that the 1,550 people […]

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Assistance in Purchasing School Uniform

As we approach the end of term, you may find the following information helpful with regard to uniform and available grants. There is a large swathe of unclaimed uniform in Lost Property as the academic year draws to a close – please could you encourage your child to check for it with Lost Property if […]

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