Weekly News Bulletin: 21 May 2021

Year 11 Photographs
Capture House came into school on Monday to take photographs of Year 11 students. If your son/daughter had their photograph taken they would have been given a QR code/form to access their own photograph. If you have any problems accessing this, please contact Sam Brown at Capture House directly at sam@capturehouse.co.uk

Mr N Wilcox
Head of Year 11

Year 11 – Sixth Form Induction
I am pleased to confirm that the sixth form induction programme will take place on Tuesday 15th – Thursday 17th June 2021 respectively. All sixth form applicants should attend for the full three days; the entire programme of events, as well as personalised timetables, will be distributed to all applicants prior to the event during the week commencing 7th June 2021.

I look forward to meeting everyone and welcoming them into the sixth form.

Kind regards,
Mrs D Wright
Head of Sixth Form

Key Stage 3 Maths Assessments
Next week Year 7, 8 and 9 students will each have a mental arithmetic assessment during their maths lessons on the following dates:

  • Year 7 – Thursday 27th May
  • Year 8 – Tuesday 25th May
  • Year 9 – Wednesday 26th May

This will assess their key mental arithmetic and non-calculator skills.

All students have been notified of this assessment on Show My Homework.

Thank you for your support

The Maths Department

Year 8 Dance Club
From Tuesday 8th June students are invited to join ‘Year 8 Dance Club’ from 3.15-4.15pm in the Dance Studio (E05). They can wear any dance/active wear to the class and ensure they bring a bottle of water to stay hydrated. HRS Dance uniform letters will be given out on the day.

Contact Mrs Judd, Head of Dance with any queries you may have.

Mrs L Judd
ljudd@hrs.education

Laptops loaned to students during the school closure period
Thank you to all those students that have returned their laptops already. Please can I remind students that all remaining laptops need to be returned as soon as possible. Please return your device to Mrs Romain in Main Reception.

Mr C Allom
Teacher of English / Raising Achievement Leader

Year 7 & 8 Interform
Start of lesson:

  • Each class to be registered as normal by their class teacher
  • Students then get into their sports teams and go to the allocated location for their sport
  • Any non-participants will act as referees, assistant referees or scorers and stay with their sport
  • Students to bring normal PE kit and their rugby and hockey shirts

Please see related document below for further information.

News from the Learning Zone
This week in the Learning Zone we have been refreshing our Shelf Help books. These books cover many topics including stress management, mindfulness and body image and are available for students to borrow.

We have just taken delivery of some new books including ‘The Selection’ series, which is set in America with a reality TV lottery theme. It is a modern fairy tale with twists and turns to charm readers.

Water Bottles
Please remind your son/daughter to bring into school a water bottle that can be refilled at break and lunchtime.
Thank you.

Change of Contact Details
If any of your contact details have changed, please email mromain@hrs.education to ensure that we have the correct details on our system.
Thank you.

Should I become a Doctor?
Lincolnshire Training Hub, a segment of Health Education England, is holding a presentation on the 28th of May, at 7:30-9pm to aid Year 9-12 students in deciding whether applying for medicine is right for them.

This will be held by existing medical students who will explain the different aspects of this university course, and how to weigh up the pros and cons, as well as pointing out resources that would help them in the application process.

Please see the flyer below further information.

Mr C Dilley
Assistant Headteacher

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