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  • News

    The great debate

    Much is being said and written about Grammar Schools recently. Votes are being held and politicians interviewed about whether grammar schools are an engine for social ...

    Posted at 08:30 on 19 Sep 2016 Read More
    The trials and tribulations of the 11+ test

    Last weekend the Slough Consortium of Grammar Schools held the 11+ test for around four thousand students. Staff spent their Saturday at work from 7am to 5.30pm to ena...

    Posted at 16:00 on 12 Sep 2016 Read More
    Back To School

    To the untrained eye it may seem as if the school was closed for business for the summer but this is far from the truth. During the five week holiday staff came in to ...

    Posted at 10:52 on 09 Sep 2016 Read More
    What DO teachers do during those six weeks they are not at school?

    Duncan Lesley, writing for the Metro last summer, shared with his readers the true secrets of what educators do when school is out for summer. 1. Sleep, sleep and m...

    Posted at 09:17 on 16 Aug 2016 Read More
    Goodbye, and hello!

    Each year, at the start of July, we reach a stage which sees the juxtaposition of the past and the future. Over the past weeks we held farewell assemblies for year ...

    Posted at 12:06 on 14 Jul 2016 Read More
    Taking Action

    On Tuesday 5th July the school was closed to students following the announcement from the NUT that members in England had voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike acti...

    Posted at 12:14 on 05 Jul 2016 Read More
    Taking back control of Education

    Recently I read an article from Graham Moore* published in SecEd on Wednesday 22 June 2016 where he explores the culture and relationships that are vital to what most ...

    Posted at 11:44 on 05 Jul 2016 Read More
    EU Referendum

    I woke up the day after the Referendum to the sad news that Britain had voted to leave the EU. I was fully aware of the arguments of the Leave campaign, in particular ...

    Posted at 11:49 on 30 Jun 2016 Read More

    Calendar

    Summer - Term 5
    Starts 08:30 on 19 April 2017
    Bank Holiday
    Starts 00:00 on 01 May 2017
    Parents Evening - Year 7
    Starts 16:30 on 18 May 2017
    Half Term
    Starts 08:30 on 29 May 2017