22 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Friday 22nd May 2020

Good afternoon, As you know, our primary focus has been on the wellbeing of our students, their families and our staff.  We have also been determined to provide appropriate resources for our students to study at home and access to individual support from their teachers. ...

21 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Thursday 21st May 2020

Good afternoon, Half term - suggestions for activities:  We will be sending out more suggestions for activities over half-term tomorrow, but Mrs Long has produced some relaxing suggestions which are available at the top of this update Oak...

20 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Wednesday 20th May 2020

Good afternoon, Mental Health Awareness Week - focus on Kindness - have a look at the stories here and our presentation for

19 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Tuesday 19th May 2020

Good afternoon, Mental Health Awareness Week:  The BBC has made good resources available for young people - https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/52557800 Examples of work done during...

15 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Monday 18th May 2020

Good afternoon, Mental Health Awareness Week:  The theme this year is Kindness - please have a look at the resources and information at  

15 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Friday 15th May 2020

Good afternoon, Home study for next week:  The study schedule can be found on the website here - just click on the right year group.  It has been attached to...

14 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Thursday 14th May 2020

Good afternoon, Slightly later this afternoon - just been a busy day.... First Aid Champions:  The British Red Cross have created resources so that young people can learn first aid from...

13 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Wednesday 13th May 2020

Good afternoon,, A number of updates today... School Council Members and Prefect applications: Mr Howarth has emailed all the members of the school council about a new plan for the School Council in the future. If your child is on the the council,...

12 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Tuesday 12th May 2020

Good afternoon, I said yesterday that I would be unlikely to send a parents' & carers' update today!  Yesterday evening, however, the government issued its guidance for schools following Boris Johnson's speech on Sunday.  Given the amount of comment in the...

11 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers 11th May 2020

Good afternoon, Many of you will have seen the Prime Minister's speech at 7pm yesterday.  From our perspective as as secondary school the announcement was that we may have be able to have Year 10 in school in some way before the summer break.  Beyond that we are...

8 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Friday 8th May 2020

Good afternoon, I hope that you are managing to enjoy the Bank Holiday in these difficult times.  The Royal British Legion has some excellent resources for commemorating VE day - you will find them at 

6 May 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Thursday 7th May 2020

Good afternoon, Remote Science lessons:  To support home teaching, STEM Learning is offering remotely delivered, curriculum-linked science lessons for young people aged 5-19 accompanied by live Q&A sessions with subject experts.  There is more...