The Sixth Form Virtual Open Week begins on 7 December, for students wanting to join us for September 2021.

Visit our special event pages to get more information about what we have to offer you in Sixth Form!
Open Week Page
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2021-22 Prospectus
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Subject Profiles
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Sixth Form Virtual Open Week 7-11 December 2020

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Test and Trace A letter to parents/carers from the NHS Public Health England outlines symptoms for a Covid-19 test. You should only book a test if your child has any of the three coronavirus symptoms: 1. a high temperature: any new high temperature where your child feels hot to touch on their chest or back (you do not need to measure the temperature)

2. a new continuous cough: coughing a lot for more than an hour, or three or more coughing episodes in 24 hours

3. a loss of, or change in, sense of smell or taste: a noticeable loss of smell or taste or things smell and taste different to normal
Please see this PDF download for more details. https://bit.ly/2RTENsR

September 2020

Find all our correspondence and information about September 2020 in this panel and by clicking the links below.

Letter from SMBC on futher COVID restrictions

Police Letter from SMBC

SMBC Face Coverings

Communication from SMBC regarding the use of face coverings in school

Downloads

2020 September Start of Term Information

Visit the September Start page for more about uniform, decided essentials, tutoring, structure of the day and other information with document links:

School Transport

Bus Pass Application Form

Changes to Transport Services

Letter from 3 September containing information about service routes, suppliers and bus passes:

A letter about potential changes to transport services can be viewed from the link below:

Sixth Form Arrangements

Catering Arrangements

Caterer’s Update

PE Arrangements

Information of how PE will work and the steps we will be implementing to keep students safe:

News Blog

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04
Nov

“Courage is Grace Under Pressure,” Ernest Hemingway

This first term of the 2020-21 year has certainly been unique and there have been many challenges we have all...
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25
Sep

Open Event: A Time of Choices

Heart of England have been holding a Virtual Open Week during 21-25 September for those seeking to join us for...
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03
Sep

Heart of England Bus Service Survey

The purpose of this survey is to gather vital information about how our students get to school so we can...
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Upcoming Events

18Dec

End of Autumn Term

12:00 am - 11:59 pm
21Dec

Christmas Break

12:00 am - 11:59 pm
04Jan

Start of Spring Term

12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Access to School Systems

Email Login

When logging into your email account use your school email address (not your normal login,) for example use:

  • username@heart-england.co.uk

How to Access Office 365 for Students

GCSE and A Level Examinations links

Resetting Your School Login Password

Contact us if you need to reset your password.  It is not possible to do this yourself outside school.

Student Quick Guide to Teams

How Send Work to Your School Email

Online Learning Resources

Doddle Login

Maths Resources

MathsWatch Password Reset

You will need to email your Maths Teacher from your school email address.  You will be notified when when it is reset.

Our Maths Department have the following suggestions for support pupils developing their core skills in Maths.

Times Table Practice

Mixed problem solving starters

Fun Maths

Health and Well-Being

Stress and Anxiety Video

The Solihull School nursing team have created a short video for students about ‘Stress & Anxiety’.  Video link below:

Pastoral Support

Pastoral support it still available and you can access our pages on the website.  Other resources are available such as Kooth.com which offers online support for the well-being and resilience of young people.

Solihull School Nurses

The Solihull School Nurses would like all the Young people of Solihull to be aware that School Nurses are still available for advice and support during the school closures and the Easter Holiday. 

We can be accessed by a number of ways…

  • The confidential CHAT HEALTH text service number is 07520 615730
  • The website that can be accessed for advice, support, tips and information is http://www.healthforteens.co.uk 
  • Twitter is @solschnurses
  • Please keep an eye open for our NEW Facebook and Instagram pages (Solihull_School_Nurses – instagram)

Information for Students from Solihull Council

The council have sent this link for the students and pupils of all schools.

  • Please select this link for the council’s communication for pupils.

Coventry and Warwickshire Emotional Well-being and Mental Health Services

NHS Mental Health Support

ThinkUKnow

#NEW# Social, Emotional and Mental Health Team

Read the latest Newsletter from the Social, Emotional and Mental Health Team at Solihull.  Includes tips on relaxation, mindfulness and coping with stress. Download…

Community Educational Psychology

Family Telephone Support Line: 0121 779 1734

In order to support families during the Covid-19 pandemic, the Solihull Community Educational Psychology Service is providing direct access telephone consultation services for parents and carers.  Download the flyer for more information…

NHS Coronavirus (COVID-19) Advice

Visit the NHS pages for all the lastest information and guidance about coronavirus (COVID-19.)

  • Get the latest NHS information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19): www.NHS.uk
  • Check if you have symptoms on the NHS updated symtoms page which include loss or change to sense of smell or taste : www.NHS.uk

The NHS pages also have more information including guidelines on social distancing, what to do if someone in your household has symptoms, information about testing and more.

Gov.UK Advice

This site has an updated interactive symptoms checker as well as other useful information and frequently asked questions about COVID-19.

Our School

Heart of England School is a Secondary school and Sixth Form in the Borough of Solihull, for students between 11-18 years of age (Years 7 to 13)

The school was founded in 1957 and has just celebrated 60 years of education for children in the local area and is an integral part of the local community of Balsall Common and the surrounding area.

Creating Futures

Your child’s future and happiness are central to our vision.  Our school has a clear sense of educational direction and believes everyone has the potential to excel.  We strive for one standard – the best imaginable

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Learning by Design

Our philosophy of Learning by Design is quite simple: we educate with purpose.  Our design is to equip students with the skills and attributes that will help secure good lives.

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Curriculum

Our approach to the curriculum aims to give our students every opportunity to build on their learning from primary school, develop further knowledge and understanding of core subjects and discover new interests, skills and talents and refine them.

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Core Values

Our core values of Courage, Kindness, Honesty, Determination and Humour are woven through our culture bringing a unique ethos to our school which is shared by students, staff and governors.

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