Arrangements for Mock Exams for Year 13 Students
Year 13 Mock Exams are from Monday 16 January to Friday 20 January 2017.
Although no formal teaching will take place this week, we have asked teachers to arrange catch up/study support sessions during lesson times, with individual students based on need and their availability.
All BTEC, OCR and art (fine art, graphics and photography) lessons are, however, continuing as normal and these students should continue to come in for their lessons. For students who wish to revise within school, the LRC and Sixth Form study area will be available and, if necessary, additional study rooms will also be made available. The Sixth Form Café and Café extension will also be open.
Mock exams are of great importance; results from these exams will give students an indication of what they need to do to achieve their target grades (and better) in their actual exams. It is essential that students prepare thoroughly for their exams using the forthcoming weeks to revise. Students need to attach the same importance and bring the same positive attitude to these exams as they will do for their actual exams.
Information for Year 11
A number of departments have sent out details to parents/carers of Year 11 students regarding upcoming assessments. These letters and resources are now all collated under the Curriculum section of our website, as 'Information for Year 11'. Please read this important information over the Christmas holidays.
Youth Theatre Production: The Addams Family
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This year Youth Theatre proudly presents the gothic musical The Addams Family.
Our shows run from Wednesday 7 December until Saturday 10 December 2016. Ticket prices this year will be £5 for under 18s, and £6 each for adults. Tickets are on sale in the school foyer on Wednesday lunchtime or from the Curriculum Office on Thursday and Friday.
Year 12 Wellbeing Mornings
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Year 12 students took part in a carousel of three different sessions based around mental health on Thursday 24 and Friday 25 November 2016. Educational psychologists and mindfulness professionals delivered sessions on Mindfulness, Winning with Worry and Stress to Success. The mornings were well attended and overall our students found the sessions useful.
Sixth Form Pastoral Team
Winter Clothing and Toiletries Collection
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REVISED MESSAGE RE. WINTER CLOTHING, TOILETRIES AND CHRISTMAS CHOCOLATE COLLECTION
If you have any of the following, your donations will help those who have nothing: waterproof jackets, hats, scarves, gloves, men’s shoes, toiletries and sanitary pads. Additionally chocolate of any description to give as a Christmas gift.
Please put your donations in a plastic bag and place in the boxes in the foyer.
Collection will end Friday 9 December 2016.
QEHS Human Rights Group
Curriculum Support Sessions
Details of all 2016-17 Curriculum Support Sessions (lunchtime or after-school study sessions run by each department) are now available.
Adverse Weather Guidance
Important information from QEHS and Northumberland County Council for parents/carers regarding adverse weather conditions is now available.