A letter was emailed to parents/carers on Friday, and a paper copy will be sent home on Monday, to outline the funding crisis facing all schools nationally, the impact on our schools, and the ways in which you can help.

Some of the links in the letter are no longer working. Updated links are below:

  • To sign the petition that is being organised by some teaching unions click here.
  • To comment on the National Funding Formula consultation click here.
  • To view our response to the National Funding Formula consultation click here.
  • To access the standing order form and the electronic version of the Gift Aid form, click here.

German Exchange Group Edinburgh Castle German Exchange Group Tyne Bridge

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The German Exchange group have enjoyed their time visiting the North East.

First photo: the students at Edinburgh Castle. 

Second photo: German Exchange group spends the day in Newcastle taking in the local sights and learning about the city's history from their tour guide Mr Harbron!

Spanish Exchange Group in Toledo

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Mrs Bevan has sent through this picture of the Spanish Exchange trip, with an update to say the trip is going well and the group enjoyed a visit to Toledo yesterday. 

The timetables for the Year 11 and Year 12 mock exams during February/March 2017 are now available. Individual student timetables will be handed out in Assembly over the next couple of weeks. If you have an exam clash, information about what will happen on the day of your exam will also be handed out with exam timetables.

For any other questions, please either call into the Exams Office at break/lunchtime or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Due to demand of tickets on the night of the sportsman’s dinner, we have made more tickets available for the night. The dinner is on Saturday 4 February 2017 and tickets cost £25. The guest speakers on the night are Jim Alder and Dean Richards. The dress code for the evening is lounge suit for the males and evening formal wear for the females. The evening will start at 7.30pm and carriages will be at 11.45pm. If you would be interested in purchasing a ticket for the sportsman’s dinner, please contact Graeme Armstrong at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

There have been additional auction items added, see below for the full list:

Mr Byers' presentation on Year 10 Option Choices, along with a quick link to the Year 9 Guidance Booklet (courses commencing June 2017) are available below: