Secondary School Information

Pupils receive expert help to gain the reading and writing skills they need to do well in all subjects. As a result, pupils make good progress

There is much joy in this school. Pupils value their teachers, and the rich and diverse community in which they learn

Teachers take account of individual pupils’ needs in their good lesson planning. They make sure that pupils, even those who arrive at unusual points in the school year, are quickly assimilated and make good progress

Teaching is strong in the sixth form. Teachers are extremely knowledgeable and passionate about their subjects. They show great commitment. Students are fulsome in their praise of the impact their teachers have had on their future education

Lessons are characterised by strong and positive relationships between pupils and teachers. Teachers know pupils well. Often teachers target the learning that individual pupils need because they know them so well

In key stages 1 and 2 teachers plan many opportunities for pupils to deepen their knowledge, understanding and skills.

The School Day

Group A – Years 7, 9, 11

08:30am – 09:30amLesson 1
09:30am – 10:30amLesson 2
10:30am – 10:50amRegistration
10:50am – 11:10amBreak
11:10am – 12:10pmLesson 3
12:10pm – 12:50pmLunch
12:50pm – 13:10pmLesson 4
13:10pm – 13:50pmLesson 4
13:50pm – 14:50pmLesson 5
14:50pmEnd of Day

Group B – Years 8, 10, 12, 13

08:30am – 09:30amLesson 1
09:30am – 10:30amLesson 2
10:30am – 10:50amRegistration
10:50am – 11:10amBreak
11:10am – 12:10pmLesson 3
12:10pm – 12:50pmLesson 4
12:50pm – 13:10pmLesson 4
13:10pm – 13:50pmLunch
13:50pm – 14:50pmLesson 5
14:50pmEnd of Day

Autumn Term 2020

  • Monday 7th September – Friday 23rd October
  • Monday 2nd November – Friday 18th December

Spring Term 2021

  • Monday 4th January – Friday 12th February
  • Monday 22nd February – Friday 26th March

Summer Term 2021

  • Monday 12th April – Friday 28th May
  • Monday 7th June – Monday 23rd July

Inset Days

  •  Monday 7th September 2020
  • Monday 30th November 2020

Bank Holiday

  • Monday 3rd May 2021

Target Setting Days

2020

  • Thursday 26th November – 4:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Friday 27th November – 8:00am – 12 noon

2021

  • Thursday 1st July – 4:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Friday 2nd July – 8:00am – 12 noon