Research has shown that reading regularly will enhance a child’s examination potential and language skills. Furthermore, with the new GCSE English Language focusing even more on SPAG (spelling, punctuation and grammar) and the National Curriculum’s focus on Reading for Pleasure, it seems more important than ever to make reading an enjoyable but compulsory part of… Read more »
On this page, you will find copies of letters sent home to parents.
The Year 9 Parents’ Evening will be held on Monday 31st March in the School Hall from 4.30 – 7.30pm. All subject teachers will be available for consultation and pupils should arrange appointments with them over the next few days. We would encourage all pupils to attend with their parents and play an active role… Read more »
The Year 10 Parents’ Evening will be held on Monday 24th March in the School Hall. All subject teachers will be available for consultation and pupils should arrange appointments with them over the next few days. We would encourage all pupils to attend with their parents and play an active role in the consultations. Could… Read more »
We are currently in the process of making the Yearbook 2014. This will be a great souvenir of our time at Test Valley and will be filled with photos and memories for our year group from Years 7 to 11.
We are planning to go to a resort in either France, Italy or Austria, all of which offer excellent value for money as well as ski areas ideally suited to a school party’s needs. The full cost per pupil is not yet known but in the past has been between £700 – £800 Destination prices normally… Read more »
Firstly, as we cross the ‘half way point’ in the school year, my thanks for your ongoing support. We value the opportunity to work closely with you as much as possible and believe a successful home-school partnership has a tremendous impact on your child’s progress at school. We have now undertaken seven parental surveys since… Read more »
Would you like to own a hoodie celebrating us leaving Test Valley School this summer? It will be a pullover hoodie, with a big 14 on the back and the names of everyone in the year inside the number 14. The choices of colour will be on display outside Pupil Services.
A timetable of Spring Term Revision/Coursework sessions.
On Wednesday 26th February 2014 we will be holding an interactive Futures Event for all Year 9 pupils. The purpose of the event is to give pupils information about the Key Stage 4 curriculum choices process and give them an opportunity to gain some understanding of the range of courses that will be available during… Read more »
For reference, these are archived letters home, released before the 2013/2014 academic year. Letter to Parents, 18th July 2013 Key Dates and Deadlines 2013 – 2014 Uniform Guide Headteacher Letter – June 2013 Author Visit – Sam Hepburn Ofsted Letter to Parents May 2013 Headteacher Letter May 13 War Horse Parent Governor Vacancy Year 8… Read more »