10 July 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Friday 10th July 2020

Good afternoon, As I finish this I can hear some of out new Year 7s leaving from their introductory session with their new form teacher - it has been lovely to have some of them in school. Study next week:  You will find the study work for next week...

9 July 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Thursday 9th July 2020

Good afternoon, You will notice that this is the first update for a few days, having written daily since the start of the crisis.  I received an email from a parent questioning the frequency of email which made me reflect a bit on whether it was best to move to a less regular...

5 July 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Monday 6th July 2020

Good afternoon,   Our weekly reflection is Social Media and Body Image - please have a look at

3 July 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Friday 3rd July 2020

Good afternoon, Lovely to see two more small groups of our new intake in school today. Study for next week (wb 6th July):  As always, it is on the website...

2 July 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Thursday 2nd July 2020

Good afternoon, Year 10:  Next week Year 10 are getting access to teachers in at least 2 of their options to support their remote learning.  The timetables for this are necessarily very complex!  All students who have been in this week have been told...

30 June 2020

WLD Update for Parents and Carers Wednesday 1st July 2020

Good afternoon, It has been lovely to see the Year 10s in this week for Maths, English and Science.  Next week we are trying to make sure that they get some input from their options teachers to set them up for remote learning in preparation for returning in September. ...

29 June 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Tuesday 30th June 2020

Good afternoon,   Just a short update this afternoon...  

26 June 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Monday 29th June 2020

Good afternoon, What a change in the weather from last week - lunchtime outside felt like October, not June! Open Evening:  It seems an odd thing to be thinking about, but, with the government's intention to have everyone back in September, we...

26 June 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Friday 26th June 2020

Good afternoon, Study for next week:  This is on the website here and attached to the email version of this update.  Please urge your son or daughter to contact...

25 June 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Thursday 25th June 2020

Good afternoon, A short update on a hot afternoon.  It has been lovely, again, to welcome back our Blue section Year 10s... Key worker and vulnerable student provision:  I have received some confirmation that this will stop at the end of term...

24 June 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Wednesday 24th June 2020

Good afternoon, It has been great to see Year 10s from indigo section today.  As we emailed out yesterday, next week Year 10 will get some face to face input on Maths, English and Science, followed by face to face input from options subjects (as far as we can manage given...

23 June 2020

WLD Update for Parents & Carers Tuesday 23rd June 2020

Good afternoon,   It is really good to see our Year 10s from Yellow section today!  We are emailing all parents/carers of Year 10 directly with the information about...