Category Archives: Notices

Newsletters From the Directors of Learning

Year 7 Welcome to all Year 7 students, parents and families! I can’t believe it’s almost been a month since the new academic year started and our Year 7 students joined the William Howard family. The last two years have not been easy for anyone in education but, despite the upheaval and the lack of […]

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Headteacher’s Newsletter (September 2021)

Dear Parents It is a pleasure to welcome back all of our students, new and old, at the start of this academic year. Having had a very successful 2020-21 in so many ways, it is exciting to think of what may be achieved by the students and staff over the coming 38 weeks of this […]

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First Day of Term Arrangements

Autumn Term begins for students on Monday, 6 September   ON ARRIVAL All Year 7s – go straight to the Performance Hall on arrival for assembly. All other students – directed to form rooms on arrival (notice board in the foyer with form rooms listed)   REGISTRATION & ASSEMBLIES Registration takes place in form rooms […]

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Start of Term September 2021

We are looking forward to welcoming students back to school on Monday 6 September. The Department for Education has asked that all students are offered two supervised Lateral Flow Tests, in school, at the start of the new academic year. The purpose of this is to identify any asymptomatic Covid-19 infections that the students have […]

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Exam Results Days

The A Level and GCSE results days are both in the same week this year: A Level – Tuesday, 10 August 2021 GCSE  – Thursday, 12 August 2021 The Joint Council for Qualifications has embargoed all results until 8.30am on both days and this is the time school will open for students to collect their […]

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Headteacher’s Newsletter (July 2021)

Dear Parents As we near the end of this academic year, I cannot convey just how proud I am of all our students and staff with the way they have coped over the last 11 months. It hasn’t been without challenges, that is a rather obvious point, but I want us to celebrate the huge […]

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Teacher Assessed Grades Information

Following the decision by the government in January 2021 to cancel public examinations this summer, we have worked to put in place robust arrangements for awarding centre assessed grades. Your teachers have used a range of evidence in order to determine a fair grade for each student; the evidence that has been used to make these decisions […]

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