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On this page, you will find copies of letters sent home to parents.

Year 7 Summer Term Pupil Progress Report to Parents

Y7 Summer Term Pupil Progress Report

Dear Parent We hope that you find this report helpful in updating you on your son/daughter’s progress through Year 7. Should you have any concerns please contact subject teachers directly at the school via: Phone                        01264 810555 Email              office@testvalley.hants.sch.uk It is really helpful if you include your son/daughter’s name, their tutor group and the name… Read more »

KS4 Theatre Trip

KS4 Theatre Trip

Dear Parent As an enrichment activity to the normal KS4 curriculum, Year 10 pupils have the opportunity to visit the Watermill Theatre, Newbury to attend a performance of R.C. Sherriff’s play “Journey’s End” on Friday 10 October 2014 at 7.30p.m. This highly acclaimed play, based on the author’s experiences in the trenches, portrays the emotions… Read more »

Industrial Action on Thursday July 10th 2014

Dear Parent We have been informed by the NUT and Unison trade unions that they plan to take industrial action in the form of a strike on Thursday July 10th. A number of our teaching and support staff are members of these unions. As you will be aware from the media and previous industrial action,… Read more »

Year 7 Aspire visit to Tudor House, Southampton

Dear Parent As part of the Year 7 Aspire programme there is an opportunity to participate in a trip during the school day to visit Tudor House and Gardens in Southampton. This trip is scheduled to take place on Thursday 3rd July. During the day pupils will be taking part in three activities: a guided… Read more »

Year 8 Summer Term Pupil Progress Report to Parents

Year 8 Pupil Progress Reports

Dear Parent   We hope that you find this report helpful in updating you on your son/daughter’s progress through Year 8. Should you have any concerns please contact subject teachers directly at the school via:   Phone                        01264 810555 Email              office@testvalley.hants.sch.uk   It is really helpful if you include your son/daughter’s name, their tutor group… Read more »

Headteacher’s Letter, June 2014

Headteacher's Letter June 2014

Dear Parent It is hard to believe that we are moving rapidly towards the end of another academic year and I take this opportunity to thank you for your support throughout this year. The last few weeks of term remain very busy as you will see below. It continues to be a challenging time in… Read more »

Rome and Sorrento 2015

Rome and Sorrento 2014

Dear Parent I am pleased to be writing to you with news of the planned tour for the Year 9 and 10 pupils to Rome and Sorrento from 5th July to 10th July 2015. The tour will comprise of two and a half days in Rome visiting historic and religious sites such as the Coliseum,… Read more »

Post-16 Taster Day for Year 10

Post-16 Taster Day for Year 10

Dear Parent On Tuesday 1st July Andover and Sparsholt College have very kindly offered to run a post-16 taster day for all pupils in Year 10. The purpose of the day is to visit one of the colleges on a working day, take an active part in classes and understand something of the skills and… Read more »

Instrumental Provision 2014-2015

Instrumental Provision 2014-15

Dear Parent The Music Department of Test Valley School is delighted to be able to offer a comprehensive music provision throughout the academic year on a wide range of instruments. Tuition is currently available in Woodwind, Brass, Strings, Percussion, Guitar, Keyboard and Singing. The lessons are taught by visiting specialist teachers, most of whom are… Read more »

Year 7 Formal Examinations

Dear Parent I would just like to remind you that the Year 7 formal examinations commence on Monday 2nd June. A copy of the timetable is printed overleaf for your information and can also be found on the school website. As you may already be aware, assessment of GCSE performance is becoming more and more… Read more »