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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 Β£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
    Below are the exam timetables for both GCSE and A Level exams...
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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! πŸ‘ 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! πŸ˜†β˜€οΈ
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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 β˜€οΈ 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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  • Y10 Trip to Cadburys World

    Published 04/07/22

    Cadburys World 2022!

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  • Careers College Leaflet

    Published 22/06/22

    Going to College

    Your next steps- Information guide for Year 11 students and parents

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  • COVID-19 drop in vaccine clinic

    Published 21/06/22
    Please see below for more information
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  • Sports Day BBQ

    Published 17/06/22
    Wednesday 22nd June there will be a BBQ on Sports Day for £2.50 a ticket and they can be purchased from the Canteen and Snack Shack. There will not be any other lunch available on the day.
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  • PE Kits this Thursday and Friday...

    Published 14/06/22
    As you well know, the weather is getting warmer this week and for that reason, I am suggesting that the students wear their PE kit to school on Thursday 16th  and Friday 17th June.  Year 11 students who are sitting exams in school c
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  • Sponsored Walk Postponed

    Published 14/06/22
    We will be postponing our sponsored walk this Friday due to the expected forecast of 29 degrees. The new date will be in September, we will confirm that nearer the time. Whilst a lovely gentle stroll in the sun sounds ideal, our walk is strenuous and
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  • Locker Rental

    Published 07/06/22
    Please see below for information on our locker rentals...
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  • Mary Poppin's Auditions

    Published 28/04/22
    Are you interested in auditioning for the school play Mary Poppins? For more information please see the downloadable document below... 
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  • ATL Report

    Published 08/04/22
    Please see the downloadable PDF document below for a letter from Mr Brady on the ATL reports...
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  • Easter Revision Sessions

    Published 07/04/22
    Please see below for the Easter timetable for Year 11 and Year 13 students. Any questions please email reception - reception@denemagna.gloucs.sch.uk
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  • Money Saving Tips...

    Published 05/04/22
    We always want to help our community and are taking this opportunity to share some information that will hopefully help. Please see below...
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  • Y11 Hoodies Information

    Published 28/03/22
    Please see below for a letter about Y11 leavers hoodies...
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  • Schools Cash Office - Scheduled Maintenance

    Published 22/03/22

    For more information please see below...

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  • Mental Health Event

    Published 17/03/22
    Please see the letter below about a Mental Health event that all KS3 and 4 will be taking part in next Thursday...
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  • Year 11, 12 & 13 Enrichment

    Published 14/03/22
    Please see the letter below for more information...
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  • Resources from Year 11 Parent/Carer Information Evening

    Published 07/03/22

    Please see below for more information...

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  • Update on latest Covid guidence.

    Published 28/02/22
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  • Online Learning (18/02/2022)

    Published 17/02/22
    Due to red weather warnings, lessons will all be online tomorrow (Friday 18th February) and the school will be closed. Please see the downloadable PDF for more information...
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  • Letter for Year 11

    Published 11/02/22
    Dear Parents/Carers and Students, As you will have seen the government has, this week, published guidance for how GCSE and Level 1/2 courses will be assessed in 2022. The last two years have seen huge disruption in the exam series for Year 1
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  • Year 11, 12 & 13 Enrichment

    Published 09/02/22
    As we come to the end of a busy half term, can I remind you of the enrichment opportunities that are available for the next half term.    We have recently taken the biggest group ever to the climbing centre in Gloucester. Ma
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  • House Competition!

    Published 01/02/22

    House Competition for the rebranding of SWAD/Choir...

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  • Year 11 Newsletter

    Published 18/01/22
    Please see the downloadable PDF below to see the Y11 newsletter... 
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  • Updated COVID-19 Guidance...

    Published 14/01/22
    Please see below information regarding new Covid Isolation guidelines: People self-isolating with COVID-19 will have the option to reduce their isolation period after 5 full days if they test negative on both day 5 and day 6 and do not have a t
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  • Y11 Subject Specific Interventions

    Published 14/01/22

    Please see below for the Year 11 Subject-Specific Interventions for 2022...

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  • Message From Mr Brady, Jan 2022

    Published 11/01/22
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  • NHS Test and Trace: COVID-19 testing for staff and students

    Published 15/12/21
    Dear Parent/Carer, NHS Test and Trace: COVID-19 testing for staff and students With the now famous Plan B in effect, it is important that we continue to try to stay as safe as possible and do our bit in reducing the spread of COVID.  In sh
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  • New COVID-19 Guidance

    Published 14/12/21
    Dear Parent/Carer Please find below some new COVID guidance that was received yesterday evening: From Tuesday 14 December, a new national approach to daily testing for contacts of COVID-19 is being introduced (including until the end of this te
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  • Bus arrangements for Friday 17th December

    Published 10/12/21
    School will finish at 12 noon on Friday 17 December, if your son/daughter travels on the "Stagecoach bus", please can you make alternative arrangements for them to get home. This is a commercial route run by Stagecoach Gloucester, and
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  • Christmas Dinner

    Published 09/12/21

    Please see the image below for the menu and more!

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  • Free Children’s Activities

    Published 06/12/21
    Please see attached on behalf of FVAF regarding the funded holiday activities taking place in the Forest locality.
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