NewsBrief: 18.02.2022

Half Term

Next week: Monday 21-Friday 25 February is the half term
. Students return on Tuesday 1 March.

Professional Development Day – Monday 28 February

A reminder that Monday 28 February is a staff training day and that school is closed to students.

 Year 9  Parent/Carer SchoolCloud Consultation

  • Tuesday 1 March. This is an online event.

A pre-booked appointment is necessary to take part in this.  Help is available in the SchoolCloud
user guide on our website
if you need to refresh your knowledge of how to do this.

It is important that you ensure you contact details including names and titles are correct. If you have any problems, please check your details by logging on to INSIGHT, making any necessary changes if required. It is important that names and other details are correct and match the SchoolCloud system.

 Year 9  Lena Gore Coaching Evening

This event will take place on Wed 9 March, 6.00-7.30pm. A letter has been sent out. See:

by Fri 4 March to book a place.

 Year 11  Revision Sessions

  • English revision sessions for Year 11 students. Details below:
  • Poetry – after school sessions on Thursdays in M217 with Mr Karimjee. Bring snacks and anthologies:

English Language Paper 1 –

o  Wednesday 3.25pm in M125 with Mrs McLarnon for those going for
Grades 8 + 9

o  Thursday 3.25pm All Grades

  •  An Inspector Calls Revision – Thursdays 3.25-4.30pm M125.  All welcome. Bring a snack. If anyone wants a different focus for their English revision let Mrs McLarnon know.

 Year 11  Sixth Form Taster Day – Friday 4 March

Sixth Form Taster day for students who applied to Sixth Form is on Friday 4 March. If you have applied for a place in Sixth Form you will have been sent a letter with details and a link to select the courses you would like to try out on the day. The deadline for completing the form is Sunday 27 February.

All communication will be via your school e-mail account so please make sure you are checking it.


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