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 2018

  • Monday 3rd September – Friday 26th October
  • Monday 5th November – Friday 21st December

 

Spring 2019

  • Monday 7th January – Friday 15th February
  • Monday 25th February – Friday 12th April

 

Summer 2019

  • Monday 29th April – Friday 24th May
  • Monday 3rd June – Monday 19th July

Inset Days

  •  Monday 3rd September 2018
  •  Friday 26th October 2018
  • Monday 5th November 2018
  • Monday 3rd December 2018
  • Monday 18th March 2019

 

Bank Holiday

  • Monday 6th May 2019

Target Setting Days

2018

  • Thursday 29th November – 4:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Friday 30th November – 8:00am – 12 noon

 

2019

  • Thursday 14th March – 4:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Friday 15th March – 8:00am – 12 noon

Parent Evenings

  • Monday 15 October—Year 7

 

Year 10 Work Experience Week 2019

  • Monday 1st April –  Friday 5th April