Headteacher’s Blog

Teach First

On Saturday I will be presenting, alongside our head girl and boy to 200 trainee teachers in Manchester. All the trainees will be from Teach First, an organisation that is currently training a number of teachers at our school. We are hoping that our presentation will help them to understand the profound difference that teachers…
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The Changing Behaviour & Attitudes of 15-Year Olds

I started teaching in 1997 and have seen over the years a real change in the behaviour of young people in our schools. Contrary to public opinion behaviour has markedly improved. When I first entered the profession as a young teacher in inner city London, I would be met by a barrage of abuse and…
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New Year New Blog!!

I’d like to wish a belated happy new year to parents and carers. My new year resolution is to write a regular blog to update you all as to developments at the school and on issues and developments in education. As many of you will no doubt have seen on the news this week, Ofsted…
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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