WLD Update Sunday 16th September

It is Open Evening tomorrow (Monday).... Students will leave school at 12.20pm.  Many thanks to students who coming back in the evening to help - it is our showcase event of the year.  That being said, I know that I will be showing many parents and carers around school over the coming weeks and…

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School Improvement Planning

As everyone knows we were disappointed with the Ofsted report (that is putting it mildly!).  Having been a "Good" school for a decade and with no changes to the fundamentals of the school we are absolutely determined to restore our status as quickly as possible.  Consistency was our main issue -…

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Upcoming events (and a couple of reminders)

No sooner does term start than a number of important events are upon us!

Firstly, it is Year 11 Mentoring Evening on Wednesday, starting at 3.30pm and running until 6.30pm.  Each Year 11 has a personal mentor and Wednesday is the time when parents/carers meet with the mentor, along with the…

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Start of the new year!

The start of a new school year is always a time for reflection.  Many parents and carers will wonder where the time goes as students who started in Year 7 so recently now become our senior students and are facing GCSEs as Year 11.  As always it is wonderful to welcome our new Year 7 intake - we…

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