Category Archives: Notices

Headteacher’s Newsletter (June 2022)

Dear Parents As I write this Newsletter the semi-final of the British Sewing Bee is finishing on the TV. I am not an avid sewer by any means, my pinnacle of sewing (if it was a pinnacle) was an apron in HE at school. I do find all of the skill challenge TV shows quite […]

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Years 10 and 12 Exam Timetables

Please find the Mock Exam Timetables for Year 10 and Year 12 exams, starting on Monday, 27 June, running until Wednesday, 6 July (Year 12) and Thursday, 7 July (Year 10). Year 10 Exam Timetable (June/July 2022) Year 12 Overall Exam Timetable (June/July 2022) Seating lists will be displayed in Year Group bases and the […]

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STEM Summer Courses

The Smallpeice Trust have a number of exciting courses coming up for students this Summer. The summer engineering courses are an opportunity for students to unlock their potential and expand their knowledge, supported by industry experts and academics from some of the UK’s top universities. They have some fantastic residential and virtual courses on offer […]

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Year 12 Higher Education & Apprenticeship Information

Here you can find the information presented by Mrs Swan and Mrs Meakin at the Higher Education & Apprenticeship information evening on Wednesday, 15 June: Year 12 Post 18 Information Evening 2022 The evening was to provide parents of Year 12 students with an insight into the UCAS process and how we support students to […]

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Translation using Immersive Reader

Immersive Reader is available in many of the Microsoft products as well as Firefly (our virtual learning platform). It can be used to translate into over 60 different languages. Download the simple guide how to use it here: Immersive Reader Instructions Mrs McGaffin is our Lead for helping students who use English as an Additional […]

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External Exam Dates and Revision Sessions (Summer 2022)

Please find below timetables for the Key Stage 4 and 5 External Exam Dates for Summer 2022. GCSE-BTEC External Exam Dates 2022 A LEVEL-BTEC External Exam Dates 2022 Please note all dates are provisional and are subject to change. The official contingency day is Wednesday 29 June 2022. This means that all exam candidates must […]

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Foodbank Help

With rapidly rising living costs, many people are finding it difficult to afford basic necessities. If you find yourself struggling to provide for your family, here are two sources of help you can find locally:

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Extracurricular Summer 2022 Programme

The Extracurricular timetable has been updated for the summer term. There’s a wide offering of sports, music, activities and clubs on offer, so we hope there’s something to interest everyone. Don’t forget, there’s a free bus that runs to Longtown for students attending after school activities. Places can be booked online here: Longtown Minibus Booking […]

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Ski and Snowboarding Trip 2023

Dear Parent We are hoping to run the 2023 school skiing and snowboarding trip to Passo Tonale in Italy during February half-term next year, the dates being: Departure: Saturday 18th February 2023 Return: Sunday 26th February 2023 This resort is excellent for school parties providing facilities to learn to ski or snowboard and also slopes […]

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