Diary Date : Beginning Tuesday 26th Sept – Year Group Harvest Communions
Diary Date : Thursday 28th & Friday 29th Sept – Deeper learning Days 2 & 3
Diary Date : Friday 29th Sept – Opal Coast Year 8 Languages Trip departs
Diary Date : Monday 2nd Oct – New Year 7 timetable begins
Diary Date : Wednesday 4th Oct – School Tours for prospective new intake families finish
Diary Date : Wednesday 4th Oct – Year 11 Great Expectations Theatre Trip
Diary Date : Monday 9th Oct – Deeper Learning Day 4
Diary Date : Wednesday 11th Oct – Year 7 Pastoral Consultation, 1.25pm – 7.00pm

Engaging Parents Evenings

The school holds a number of Engaging Parents Evenings in order to help parents understand more about curriculum and other issues affecting their child at the time in question. There are many changes taking place both in curriculum and assessment processes at a national level so it is possible that further evenings will be offered as the year progresses.

Currently, the following evenings are planned for the 2016 – 2017 academic year.

Due to an additional Engaging Parents Evening being added to the calendar a number of events have had to be rearranged. The adjusted calendar is displayed below.

Diary Date : Monday 19th September (NOTE DATE CHANGE) 7pm – 8pm. Year 7 Engaging Parents Evening – “Languages”. For Parents of Year 7 students to help them understand how our languages curriculum works and how they can support their child in this subject.

Diary Date : Tuesday 20th September (NEW EVENT) – Year 10 Engaging Parents Evening – “E-Safety”.

Diary Date : Wednesday 28th September – Year 7 Engaging Parents Evening – “Mathematics”. For Parents of Year 7 students to help them understand how our maths curriculum works and how they can support their child in this subject.

Diary Date : Thursday 29th September (NOTE DATE CHANGE) – Year 10 Engaging Parents Evening – “Supporting your child in Key Stage 4”. For parents of Year 10 students to help them understand the Key Stage 4 curriculum which their children have just embarked upon. This evening has now taken place and notes can be found via the following links. Art ¦¦ Computing ¦¦ English ¦¦ French ¦¦ Geography ¦¦ German ¦¦ History ¦¦ ICT  ¦¦ Maths ¦¦ Media Studies ¦¦ Religious Studies ¦¦ Resistant Materials ¦¦ Textiles. Information is also downloadable about Year 10 assessment procedures.

Diary Date: Wednesday 5th October  – For Parents of Year 7 students to help them understand how our monitoring, assessment and reporting systems operate in school.  Additionally there will be an introduction to the parent portal and consideration given to e-safety in and out of school. (Agenda subject to minor changes)

All parents of students in these year groups are warmly welcomed to attend.