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  • Year 11 Prom Update

    Published 13/06/24
    Please see below for a letter about an update on our Y11 prom...
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  • Y9 Work Experience

    Published 12/06/24
    Please see below for a letter about Year 9 work experience... 
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  • Key information you need to know about HAF this summer

    Published 10/06/24
       
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  • Y6 Induction Booklet

    Published 10/06/24
    Please see below for a PDF version of the Y6 parent booklet, which was used in our recent Y6 induction meeting... 
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  • Key Dates

    Published 07/06/24
    Please see the downloadable PDF below for our upcoming key dates...
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  • 10-2-11 Challenge

    Published 04/06/24
    We are inviting all Year 10 students to take part in a number of challenges to help prepare them for their move into Year 11 and for independent life. We held an assembly this morning to talk them through this process and they have been han
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  • Y11 Newsletter

    Published 17/05/24
    Please see below the Y11 newsletter sent to all Y11 parents/carers... 
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  • Y11 Newsletter

    Published 10/05/24
    Please see below for our Y11 newsletter...
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  • Info Regarding Year 10 Mock Exams

    Published 07/05/24
    It is nearly time for our Y10 students to embark on their first-ever set of mock exams! Please see the attached letter, which was sent out to parents/carers today...
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  • PE Kit Price Increase

    Published 03/05/24
    Our PE Kit suppliers will be increasing prices of our PE Kit from 1st June, new price list attached. As of the 1st May, you can get a 10% discount at checkout if you spend £25.00 or more on Dene Magna clothing when ordering online, you just
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  • Exam Stress

    Published 29/04/24
    With the exam season just around the corner we thought it would be useful to share the attached poster about stress...
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  • New Headteacher Appointment

    Published 26/04/24
    Exciting times are ahead at Dene Magna!  To find out more, please see the downloadable PDF below...
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  • A Level & GCSE Exam Timetable

    Published 23/04/24
    Exam season is approaching fast! Please see the downloadable PDF below for the A Level and GCSE exam timetable...
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  • Have you logged into My Child at School yet?

    Published 09/04/24
    Year 7 parent’s evening is later this half term, with bookings being made through the My Child at School App If you haven’t logged in yet, now is the time to give it a try so that you are ready when bookings open. Click on the follo
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  • Gatsby Benchmark Progression Report

    Published 20/03/24
    Following on from the letter sent in September 2023, this report is a summary which we would like to share, to provide you with an update on your establishment’s performance against the 8 Gatsby Benchmarks for the Autumn Term 2023/24. For
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  • Y11 Leavers Hoodies

    Published 20/03/24
    The Y11 exams are quickly approaching, which means that it is now time to order the Y11 hoodies. Please see below for sizing, cost and more information...
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  • Holiday Programme and Food Activities

    Published 18/03/24
    Holiday Activities and Food (HAF)
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  • Focus eLearning

    Published 28/02/24
    Please see the PDF below for login details for Focus eLearning...
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  • Thank you to Lancett & Co Ltd

    Published 06/02/24
    A big big thank you to Lancett & Co Ltd for their generous donation towards this year's Timetable Suspension activities.  If there are any other local companies who would like to donate, please contact the school
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  • Thank you to Forest of Dean Fasteners​​​​​​​

    Published 05/02/24
    A big big thank you to Forest of Dean Fasteners for their generous donation towards this year's Timetable Suspension activities.  If there are any other local companies who would like to donate, please contact the school.  
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  • Thank you...

    Published 02/02/24
    A big big thank you to Axiom Building Services for their generous donation towards this year's Timetable Suspension activities.  If there are any other local companies who would like to donate please contact the school. 
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  • Uniform Reminder

    Published 11/01/24
    Please see the PDF below for a letter from our assistant headteachers about uniform... 
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  • Year 9 Options Evening/Subject Fair & Form

    Published 09/01/24
    It is now time for our Y9 students to consider the options they want to study for Y10 and Y11. For the timeline of this, please see the PDF below... 
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  • End of Term Letter

    Published 20/12/23
    Wow, it's that time already! Please see below for our end-of-term letter from Mr Brady...
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  • Class of 2023 Leavers - Exam Certificate Collection

    Published 14/12/23
    Class of 2023 Leavers - Exam Certificate Collection We would like to warmly invite the leavers from the Class of 2023 to collect their exam certificates between 10am and 4pm between Monday 18th to Wednesday 20th December 2023. For A Level 2023
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  • Holiday Activities and Food over Christmas

    Published 08/12/23
    Holiday Activities and Food (HAF)
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  • Morse road closure

    Published 04/12/23
    We are aware of the road closures and road works on the school routes that caused mayhem this morning, we have contacted the Authorities for an update on this, when we have any information we will let you know. We have the following mess
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  • Rugby World Cup Bags for sale

    Published 04/12/23
    Ideal Christmas Present for someone who likes Rugby or for someone who needs a new bag! On sale we have some high quality Rugby World Cup France 2023 bags. About A3 in size. For a bargain price of just £2. Plenty available.  If you w
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  • Book Fayre

    Published 01/12/23
    Our Scholastic Book Fayre is now up for students to buy books! This is an excellent opportunity for our students and is live until the 5th of December.  
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  • Matilda Production

    Published 01/12/23
    Tickets for our Matilda Production are available now from reception! Our students are excited, and we cannot wait for you to see them!       
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  • Christmas Dinner

    Published 17/11/23
    Tickets will be on sale from Tuesday 28th November... Please download the PDF below for the Christmas Menu...
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  • Year 11 Trial Exams

    Published 17/11/23
    Please see below for a timetable of the Y11 Exams...  
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  • Updated PE Kit

    Published 17/11/23
    Following student feedback we have sourced a Dene Magna PE Legging, which is Navy Blue and has "DMS" on the leg, these are a high quality sports item and can be purchased from Harris Sports.  No alternative should be worn &
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  • Bromcom App

    Published 07/11/23
    Please do not worry if you are yet to recieve an email from Bromcom about the My Child at School App. Please give this email at least 24 hours to appear. Thank you for your patience
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  • Year 11 Parents/Carers Information Evening Resources

    Published 20/10/23
      Thank you to everyone who came to our open evening this week. For access to the slides, please click the link below and see the PDF below -  https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1ND9Mb3Qe-XgRhFNe6Gc8AYPmQ7GPe2bUfZHVxT8PVtk/edit?us
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  • Y10 Work Experience

    Published 20/10/23
    Please see below for a letter for Year 10 parents/careers and students about their work experience...
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  • Year 11 Information Evening

    Published 10/10/23
    Please see below for an important for Y11 parents and carers...
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  • Term Dates 2024/2025

    Published 05/10/23
    Please see the attached letter about our term dates of 2024-2025. 
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  • Nit Notice

    Published 02/10/23
    Hello,  Unfortunately, there are currently nits going around our students. Please check students' hair and ensure all long hair (below the shoulders) is tied up, conforming to school rules.  Thank you. 
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  • Year 7 Tutor Evening - Thursday 5 October 2023

    Published 28/09/23
    Year 7 Tutor Evening is being held on Thursday 5 October 2023.  This is a virtual appointment with your son/daughter's tutor.  You will need a device lthat has a webcam and speaker.   Appointments are made via the Parent
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  • INSET Day

    Published 28/09/23
    A gentle reminder that it is INSET day tomorrow, the 29th of September. 
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  • Spellzone Update...

    Published 18/09/23
    This week the English department are launching Spellzone ILT for all Key Stage Three students. Students will be given their login details with their username and password. There is even a QR code which students can scan to access their accounts. 
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  • Ski Trip March 2024

    Published 15/09/23
    There is a space which has become available on our Ski Trip! If you are interested, please get in touch with reception for more information...
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  • KS4 Evening - Rearranged

    Published 14/09/23
    The Y10 information evening which was scheduled for this evening has been rearranged, and the new date will be announced soon. Thank you. 
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  • We Raised £3,331.40 for the Great Western Air Ambulance Charity

    Published 04/09/23
     
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  • SCO Pay Unavailability

    Published 31/08/23

    SCO Pay will be unavailable from 31/08/23 to 01/09/23

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  • Help in the Summer Holidays

    Published 18/07/23
    Please see the document below, which contains lots of helpful information about food banks and help during the summer holidays...
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  • End of Term Letter

    Published 17/07/23
    End of term letter below...
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  • Non School Uniform

    Published 17/07/23
    Non School Uniform Day this Thursday to raise Funds for the Great Western Air Ambulance. For more information, please see the document below...
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  • Year 11 Prom Update

    Published 13/07/23
    Please see the downloadable PDF below for our Y11 prom letter... 
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  • For all those students that travel to school on the Stagecoach 24

    Published 10/07/23
    For all those students that travel to school on the Stagecoach 24  there is some minor adjustments to the timings from the September 2023 School term. The times for the September 2023 term are:   Service 24 - Schooldays 
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  • Year 9 Calling It Out Programme

    Published 29/06/23
    Please see below for information on the Year 9 Calling It Out Programme...
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  • London Ininerary

    Published 29/06/23
    Please download the PDF below to see the itinerary for the upcoming London trip...
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  • Letter from Mr Brady

    Published 27/06/23
    Please see below better from Mr Brady regarding tragic losses...
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  • PE Kit Letter

    Published 12/06/23
    Please see below for a letter for all students and parents/carers...
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  • Strike Letter

    Published 27/04/23
    Please see below for the attached strike letter...
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  • Strike Letter

    Published 24/04/23
    Please see below for a letter about the strike this week...
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  • 6th Period for Y11

    Published 21/04/23
    Starting from Monday, the 24th of April, we will be running a 6th period for our Y11 students. This will help them to prepare for their exams as they are quickly approaching. 
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  • Hoodie Letter

    Published 31/03/23
    Please see below for the hoodie letter...
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  • Royal British Legion Fundraiser

    Published 31/03/23
    Please see below for more information...    
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  • Summer Exam Information

    Published 23/03/23
    Summer 2024 External Examinations timetable will be published in the Spring Term.
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  • Tuck Shop!

    Published 17/02/23
    We are opening a Tuck Shop at Dene Magna! The Tuck Shop will open on the 27th of February and will be open from 3:20pm to 3:50pm. It will be located in the main hall. Who doesn't want a snack while they wait for the bus, on the bus on the
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  • Year 11 Geography and Revision Guide

    Published 16/02/23
    Please see below for an important letter for Y11 parents of students who take Geography...
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  • Y11 Prom Letter

    Published 16/02/23
    To see the letter for the Y11 prom, please see the downloadable PDF below...
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  • Termly Newsletter

    Published 14/02/23
    Our termly newsletter contains all the events that have gone on this term and even some of what we are doing next term! To see our newsletter, please see below for a downloadable PDF version...
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  • Breakfast Special Offer!

    Published 14/02/23

    This special offer is available every Wednesday morning!

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  • Y11 Newsletter

    Published 13/02/23
    Please see below our Y11 Newsletter
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  • Y9 County Lines Letter

    Published 13/02/23
    Please download the letter below...
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  • Author Visit Letter

    Published 27/01/23
    Please see below for a letter on an author visit which is quickly approaching...
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  • Uniform Reminder

    Published 17/01/23
    Please see the downloadable PDF below for a letter from the Pastoral team at Dene Magna about Uniform...
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  • Dene Magna Post 18 Careers Fair

    Published 12/01/23
    We are facilitating a post-18 Career Fair at our Sixth Form in Cinderford on the 16th of February, 3 pm - 6:30 pm. All students are welcome! This is an amazing opportunity for students to connect to their dream Universities, Apprenticeships a
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  • Foodbank Donations...

    Published 06/01/23
    A massive thank you to everyone who donated to the Forest Foodbank at the end of the last term. It really meant a lot, and we have been told it is going to make a massive difference.
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  • Year 9 Options Letter

    Published 04/01/23
    Please see below for the Y9 options letter...
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  • Cost of Living Crisis Tips

    Published 14/12/22
    Please see below for a leaflet which contains some tips for the current cost of living crisis...
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  • Merry Christmas!

    Published 13/12/22
    A massive Merry Christmas from us at Dene Magna and Forest of Dean Trust. Enjoy the holidays!
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  • End of Term Letter

    Published 09/12/22
    Please see below for a letter from Mr Brady for the end of the term...
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  • Christmas Lunch Menu

    Published 22/11/22
    Please see the PDF attached for our Christmas menu
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  • Scholastic Book Fair

    Published 18/11/22
    Come to our Scholastic Book fair which will be running in the library at break and lunch Friday, 2nd-Wednesday 7th December! We hope to see as many students as possible. There's a whole range of books with prices starting from just £2.
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  • Poppy Appeal

    Published 18/11/22
    Thank you to everyone who donated to the Poppy Appeal! In total, we raised £119.28! 👏 Well done, everyone.
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  • Year 7 Cognitive Ability Tests

    Published 09/11/22
    Please see below for a letter about Y7 CATs for parents/careers...
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  • New York Trip

    Published 31/10/22
    We challenge our students to go out into the world and '... learn from people of different cultures and from different countries'. This was the driving force for our trip to New York over the half term break. Thirty-five Year 12 and 13 studen
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  • Year 11 Revision Evening

    Published 21/10/22
    Please below for some revision tips following our Y11 revision evening...
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  • Y11 Intervention

    Published 21/10/22
    Please see below for the Y11 intervention letter sent to parents/carers...
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  • Shoe Box Appeal

    Published 21/10/22
     
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  • Sixth Form Open Evening!

    Published 19/10/22
      We cannot wait to meet you all at our Sixth Form Evening.​​​​ There's no need to book for this evening and there will be talks from Mr Brady and Mrs Balmer, There will also be the chance to meet students who are currently at th
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  • Message from Gloucestershire County Council Integrated Transport Unit

    Published 07/10/22
    It has been reported to us that there are still a number of students travelling on the DM3/DM6 bus service without valid proof of their entitlement to travel. This issue was raised back in February and the email that was sent out at this time is atta
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  • For all students that travel on the Woodside Route

    Published 07/10/22
    For all students that travel on the Woodside Route (Crystal Coaches), the County Council have said that the route will be back to normal this afternoon, there may be small delays if the site team need to move machinery out of the way.
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  • Year 10 Information Evening

    Published 23/09/22
    Firstly a huge thank you to all parents who managed to come to our Year 10 Information Evening, it was amazing seeing you all and hearing all of your questions. Incase you were unable to attend the evening or just want to remind yourself of all the t
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  • Information about the School Website​​​​​​​

    Published 23/09/22

    We would like to draw your attention to our school website. There is a wealth of information here and there are three specific areas we would like to highlight to you and invite you to take a look at them.

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  • Year 10 Welcome Evening Information

    Published 16/09/22
    Please see the downloadable PDF document below for more information...
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  • Letter from Mr Brady

    Published 14/09/22
    Please see below for a downloadable PDF of a recent letter which was sent out to parents/carers earlier this week. 
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  • Dene Magna Open Day 2022!

    Published 09/09/22
    Please see below for more information on our open day -     
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  • Design & Technology Department request

    Published 20/07/22
    Dear Parents & Carers   Design & Technology Department request: In September, we will be running a new Metalwork project, with a jewellery theme. We will also be offering Metalwork as a study option at GCSE. This is a request
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  • Last Day of Term

    Published 18/07/22
    Just to let everyone know, school finishes at 12 pm on Thursday. If you travel on the Stagecoach bus please find alternative transport. School is nearly out for summer! 😆☀️
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  • Letter from Mr Brady

    Published 15/07/22
    Please see the PDF below for a letter from Mr Brady about what we are doing about the very warm weather next week...
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  • Grindles Bus - Cinderford/Drybrook Route

    Published 14/07/22
    Please see the attached letter below for any student that travels on the Grindles Cinderford/Drybrook Route...
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  • Upgraded Lockers Available!

    Published 14/07/22
    We are upgrading our lockers facilities! Not only that but we are also giving every student a free locker. This is a mini locker where they can store their mobile phone, keys and headphones for example. This reinforces that they should not be out in
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  • Lockers Refund

    Published 14/07/22
    For those students that currently have a school locker - if you have not replied to the refund letter then any monies due will be added to your son/daughters lunch account.
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  • Meals for the Summer Holidays

    Published 14/07/22
    The summer holidays are fast approaching so please see below for some places where kids eat free or for £1. We hope this will help if anyone was concerned ☀️ Roll on the summer holidays!  
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  • Timetable Suspension

    Published 05/07/22
    Non-school uniform for all students participating on Timetable Suspension on 6th, 7th & 8th July, please keep an eye on the weather looks like it is going to be warm, don't forget sunscreen, hats and plenty to drink. Please enter some content
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