1st year students will begin on Friday 26th August 2022. The school day on Fridays is from 9:00 until 13:20.
1st years will be the only students in school that day along with their mentors. They will be allocated classes, provided with lockers and rental books and take part in induction activities.
There is no need to bring lots of books or copies - just one copy and pens. The canteen will be open during morning break
School buses will run on this day. If your child is using school transport it is an ideal day to begin using it without the crowds of other student,. The school can have up to 16 buses so it is an ideal time to get to know their bus and driver and get use to the service in a quiet time.
The remainder of the school calendar can be found here
School Book Rental
Book Rental for 2022/23 is currently being organised. All first year books and workbooks will be available for rent/purchase. Payment will be made through our school Easy Payment system. There will be one flat payment for rental of textbooks and purchase of workbooks this year.
Book lists will be put on the school website when finalised and you will receive a text message to let you know when this system goes live for you (sometime mid July - early August)
Books for options subjects are not required during the taster period
All parent will have access to VSWare which is used to mange and communicate timetables, attendance, term tests, behaviour issues etc. The system will not roll over until later in the summer and you will receive a text to let you know when your account is live.
You can find out more by clicking here
OnLine Payments System
All payments must be made online . Check our school website for full details
You will receive a text to let you know when your account is live (early August)
More details can be found here
The school has a strict uniform policy and must be followed. Proper school jackets are the only jackets permitted in the school. Footwear must be black shoe or complete blackout runners
Full details of the uniform and where it can be purchased can be found by click here