Spring Term Letter

Dear Parents/ Carers We were delighted to welcome all of our students back to school this term. School is once again as it should be; a vibrant, busy and happy environment in which our students thrive as they engage with their excellent teaching and learning. We are delighted to have been able to open up […]

Commencement of Homework

Dear Parents/ Carers, Thank you for your support to date which has helped ensure a smooth return to school for all of our students.  As you will be aware students completing work away from the school site (whether this be set tasks or independent study/revision for assessments) is proven to have a positive impact on […]

Year 11 Update

Dear parents/carers and year 11 student, Re: Year 11 – Welcome back and next steps… We have been delighted to welcome back all of our year 11 students this week; it has been a long wait for us all!  We thank you again for all the support you have given with their school work throughout […]

Year 10 Parent/Carer Consultation Evening

Dear Parents and Carers Year 10 Parents / Carers Consultation Evening – 24 March 2021 We are pleased to be able to confirm that we will be holding our Year 10 Parent/Carer Consultation Evening on Wednesday 24 March 2021 between 4pm and 7:30pm. Due to the ongoing restrictions in place due the COVID 19 pandemic, […]

Royal Academy of Art Young Artists’ Summer Show

Calling all of our AMAZING #TeamDurrington young artists! The Royal Academy is inviting submissions from young artists to take part in their Young Artists’ Summer Show.  The Young Artists’ Summer Show is a free, open submission exhibition for students aged 5 – 19 studying in the UK and British schools overseas. Artworks are judged by […]

Year 10 Assessment Week Update

Dear Parent/carer, I am writing to update you with the plans we have for yr. 10 remote assessment week w/c 1st march. As mentioned before, the aim of the week is to give students a tangible focus to work towards. They will also be given additional feedback to inform the next stage of their learning. […]

Year 9 Options Process

Decision Form Link Dear Parent/ Carer I hope your child is finding the 9am option assemblies from subject areas informative. We are enjoying meeting each tutor group to discuss options and will continue this week and after half term so we see all of the tutor groups before the decision form is completed by the […]

Year 9 Parent/Carer Consultation Evening

Dear parent/carer We are pleased to be able to confirm that we will be holding our Year 9 Parent/Carer Consultation Evening on Wednesday 24th February 2021 between 4pm and 7:30pm. Due to the ongoing restrictions in place due the COVID 19 pandemic, we will again be using video appointments through the School Cloud online system. This […]

Year 10 Assessment Week

Assessment content Yr 10 assessment week timetable Dear Parent/carer, I am writing to update you with the plans we have over the coming weeks to further support your child. Your ongoing support will be invaluable and we are so proud of year 10 as they continue to work hard in their remote lessons. The majority […]

Year 9 GCSE Options

Dear Parent/ Carer It is our pleasure to attach the booklet to help you make decisions with your child for courses in Year 10 and Year 11. The key dates for the options process this year are: 01-11 February 2021 Online assemblies 9am-9.15am each morning for students. 08 February 2021 – Loom video/PowerPoint for parents/carers and […]