Headteacher’s Blog

A Plea to Parents…

Opening a school fully during a pandemic is not easy, we have taken extraordinary precautions in order to make the school as safe as possible whilst still offering the excellent teaching and support that is so important to our community. Over the last two weeks we have been dealing in the older year groups with…
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Some Things Never Change

I have found myself uplifted by the first full week back at Moor Park. After a spring and summer dominated by Covid lockdowns, R rates, hand sanitiser and face masks, normal service is slowly resuming. Although Covid still dominates in the minds of many of us and although we are taking quite extraordinary measures to…
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New Year, New Start, New Blog!

I have never felt as nervous as I did on Thursday morning when the school opened its doors once again to all students. After six months it felt like an important moment for us all, the moment when some normality resumed and we got back to routine. I was delighted by the way that students…
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As we move towards the Easter weekend, I have found myself reflecting on the symbolic importance of this key Christian festival and what it represents. Easter is the Christian festival that celebrates rebirth and new life, symbolised by Jesus’s resurrection and by Easter eggs. Easter heralds the onset of spring, traditionally a time of optimism…
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Secondary School Places

Monday was school offers day and many parents and year 6 students found out which secondary school had been assigned to them. This is a nerve wracking experience, with young people and their families either delighted or crest fallen. Over the past two years our school has seen a 40% increase in demand for school…
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Upcoming Events

  1. KS4/5 Lancaster Trip

    September 28
  2. Sixth Form Applications Open

    October 4
  3. Year 7 Parent/Tutor Meetings (in school)

    October 7 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  4. DofE Silver Practice

    October 15 - October 17
  5. Y8-12 FE/HE Fair

    October 15