Weekly News Bulletin: 29 April 2019

Salamanca Trip
A reminder that the briefing meeting for this trip will take place in the main hall at 6pm on Wednesday 1st May. Please make every effort to attend with your child. There are important documents to be distributed and signed for, and details of the arrangements will be communicated. It is also an opportunity to ask any questions you or your child may have about the trip.

GCSE Spanish Speaking Exams
Year 11 students taught by Mrs Newell have their scheduled GCSE speaking exams on 7th/8th/9th May. Your child has been given the precise date and time for his/her individual exam. Please can you check this with him/her, with a reminder that he/she must attend at the assigned time. Please remember that the examination board does not accept what they term “minor illnesses” as a reason for not attending the exam.
Mrs V Newell – Head of Spanish

Year 11 Scientists
Thank you to those students in Year 11 who have signed up to the revision webinars on the 2nd and/or 7th May. They will take place in A014; please arrive no later than 3.50pm for a 4.00pm start. These webinars are live so will be starting promptly at the advertised time.

Chromebooks will be available for use in A014 from 3.10pm onward to allow for revision prior to the webinar for those who wish to stay in school.
Thank you
The Science Department

The Warner Brother Studios for the Making of Harry Potter Experience
Our Year 7 and Year 8 students have the exciting opportunity to visit The Warner Brother Studios for the Making of Harry Potter Experience.

All they have to do is read as many words as they can before May half term and have an excellent behaviour record at school. Words will be counted by passing the Accelerated Reader Quiz attached to the book they are reading. As always books from home will count, please check that they have an available quiz at
https://www.arbookfind.co.uk/.
Mrs S Bird – Learning Zone Manager