International Postcard Competition
Congratulations once again to all students who are currently in the ‘International Postcard Competition’- Surface Gallery Nottingham, which runs until the 11th of February. Please can I remind parents/ carers who have not yet paid the £3 gallery submission fee to pay via ‘Parent pay’ on the school website. Thank you and well done everyone!
Miss J Porter – Joint Head of Art
The Bodyguard Dance Workshop
A reminder that the workshop will take place on Wednesday 1st February Group 1 and Thursday 2nd February for Group 2 in the dance studio from 3.00pm to 5.00pm with professional dance teacher and choreographer Verity Jones.
The routines will be performed in our forthcoming dance show, ‘A Night at the Movies’ on Thursday 16th March 2017.
Please ensure the contribution has been paid through ParentPay and the slip returned to Mrs Judd prior to the event.
Dancers will need to have plenty of water with them and must wear correct dance uniform; hair tied back and no jewellery.
The Choreographic Competition and Show 2017
The choreographic competition is an excellent opportunity for all students who have an interest in the creative arts to express and showcase their skills. Students involved in extra curricular dance and gymnastics will also have the opportunity to showcase their pieces on their chosen year groups’ evening as well as the whole school dance show.
Dates for the event:
Tuesday 14th March Years 8 & 9 & (11 groups)
Wednesday 15th March Years 7 & 10 & (11 solos)
Thursday 16th March Whole School Dance Show & Presentations
Timings: 6.30pm – 9.00pm approximately.
Tickets: On sale through ParentPay from 1st February until 7th March 2017.
Adults – £6.00 Concessions – £5.00
Students’ music must be approved by Mrs Judd or Miss Hiscox prior to the event with each performer/group presenting their music on two CD’S CLEARLY LABELLED and given to Mrs Judd by February 10th 2017.
If you have any questions regarding the forthcoming dance events please do not hesitate to contact me firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mrs Judd – Head of Dance
Ski Trip Meeting with Parents
There will be a meeting for students and parents about the Easter ski trip at 4.30pm on Thursday 2nd February in A05.
If there are any students who would like to join the trip but haven’t signed up yet, they are welcome to come along to the meeting also.
Mr P Graves – Head of ICT/Ski Trip Organiser
There are still some spaces available for music lessons this term. If your son/daughter is interested, please ask them to collect a letter from Mr Charalambous or the Finance team or email us at the following: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Payments for this term’s lessons are now available on ParentPay.
News from Maths
Year 11 – will sit a full GCSE assessment over the next two weeks on Monday 30th January, Friday 3rd and Monday 6th February.
Year 10 – assessments are being carried out at the moment for students who missed their previous assessments. Students will then be given a list of topics that they need to work on.
Year 8 – mental and written assessments will be undertaken this week to measure progress.
Year 7 – Results will be on the system by the end of next week so we can look for promotion and intervention where needed.
Intermediate maths challenge – The students below will be representing HRS in this National challenge – We wish them luck for next Thursday!
|9A1 v’s (CC)||9B1 (JMP)|
|Isabelle Runacres||Harry Briffa|
|Emma Paulyn||Kira Haket|
|George Cook||James Wood|
|Alex Lockey||Stephanie Eaton|
|Joseph Traer-Clark||Kareem Ibrahim|
|Ella Maria Bermingham||Emma Blower|
|Emily Monk||Leiani Fletcher|
|Oliver Venner||Ben Jenkins|
|Olivia O’Neill||Sam Dack|
|Lucy Turvey||Mia Carter|
|11A1(BB) v’s||11B1 (NF)|
|Gus Barry||Zara Frost|
|Joshua Smith||Max Glen-Doepel|
|Rowan Knight||Billy Burton|
|Joanne Holland||Kyle Johnson|
|Kayley Morris||Charlotte Smith|
First reserve Holly Grenville.
Mr B Birss – Head of Maths