Letters Home

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

PE Lessons — Kit Requirements and Procedures

Dear Parent The majority of our pupils always arrive for PE lessons with their correct PE kit and this is to be commended, however when a pupil does not it can interrupt the start of the lesson and disrupt the learning of all pupils whilst the teacher follows this up. The information below is intended… Read more »

Year 11 Futures Event

Year 11 Futures Event 2014

Dear Parent On Wednesday 17th September 2014 we will be holding our annual Futures Event for Year 11. This year the event offers an individualised programme of talks from a range of colleges and career areas. All pupils will receive a presentation from the British Army on the wide range of career opportunities it has… Read more »

Headteacher’s Letter July 2014

Dear Parent This letter has been posted home to all parents of the coming Year 8 to Year 11 to ensure you are fully informed of important information. Also enclosed are ‘Key Dates For Parents 2014 – 2015’ and School Uniform 2014-15. We approach the end of another very busy and successful year. As a… Read more »

“Journey’s End” Theatre Trip Cancellation

July 2014 Dear Parent Unfortunately, due to lack of numbers, the proposed theatre trip to see “Journey’s End” at the Watermill Theatre, Newbury, has had to be cancelled. We appreciate this will be disappointing although the English Department Staff would like to thank you for your support. We hope that any future theatre trips will… Read more »

Year 9 Summer Term Pupil Progress Report to Parents

Year 9 Summer Term Pupil Progress Report to Parents

Year 9 Summer Term Pupil Progress Report to Parents Monday 14th July 2014 Dear Parent We hope that you find this report helpful in updating you on your son/daughter’s progress through Year 9. 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… Read more »

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 »