Autumn Term 2018
Friendship Group runs all week at lunchtime in HUB 1.
Please come along! Mrs Hale & Miss Butler
Year 11 Study Group runs on a Monday after school from 3.25-4.25pm in the LRC. Mrs Hale
Art rooms are open:
Lunchtimes - every day for all year groups.
After school - Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays until 4.30pm(all year groups).
Students wishing to stay after school should check with
staff the day before that there will be supervision available.
Mr Yarrington & Miss Nemeshanyi
Tuesdays - 3.25-4.25pm = English revision for all of year 11
Mr Cooke, Mrs Farnell, Miss Watton, Miss Hammond and Mrs Hoskin
Reading Club takes place Tuesday lunchtimes in E3. Please come along. Miss Bartlett
Lunchtime Homework Club takes place every day, with TA support, in IT3. Mrs Passantino
After school Homework Club takes place on Tuesday and Thursday, 3.25-4.25pm in the LRC.
Miss Butler, Mrs Hale & Mrs Passantino
The LRC is open every day from 8.45am on Monday and 8.30am Tuesday - Friday,
break times and lunchtimes for homework and coursework help. Mrs Hands
Lunchtime - Monday & Thursday with Mr Seager. All staff on Friday.@
Year 11 after school revision - every Thursday with Miss Elliott (4-6), Mr Barker (7+) and Mr Seager (F).
Mr Hyett's Chess Club runs on a Wednesday lunchtime. Please come along.
Beginning 8th November is a Thursday lunchtime revision/intervention session for Year 11 French and German students. Lunch will be split into tier of entry first half/second half, with the tier going first being confirmed on a weekly basis.
Monday lunchtime Acoustic Group - Open to vocalists, guitarists, violins, cellos and flutes!
Tuesday lunchtime Rock Band
Wednesday lunchtime Polyphonica - open to all orchestral players
Friday lunchtime NEW! Ukulele Group! Open to all!
Runs Wednesdays from 4pm to 5.30pm and Saturdays from 10am to 11.30am.
We have limited spaces on Wednesday and a few more on Saturday! Please see Mr Badham in the Music Dept if you are interested in joining any of the groups or to get an application form for Rock Academy.
PHILOSOPHY, THEOLOGY & ETHICS
Morning meditation sessions
These sessions run once a week during tutor time for each year group from Years 8-11. This is a unique opportunity to be taught the basics in mindful meditation and meditation that fosters compassion for others.
It is a guided meditation where you will be given the opportunity to learn and discuss your practice in a secure and positive setting. Please see Miss Bayliss if you are interested.
Lunchtime Activities and Events
The Philosophy, Theology and Ethics department run a range of lunchtime workshops. These take place at different times throughout the academic year, and details will be sent via tutors in advance. There will be an opportunity to sign up for these activities on the Philosophy, Theology and Ethics noticeboards.
Please check the whiteboard in PE for the weekly picture. The school website and
Weekly Bulletin also list the weeks activities and fixtures.
Year 11 Biology revision in S4, Wednesday from 3.25pm-4.25pm, open to all. Miss Cooper
Science STEM Club, called Lego Mindstroms, is running Thursday after school from 3.30pm-4.30pm. The club begins on Thursday 4th October and is for Years 9 to 11. Please come along. Mr Arris & Miss Taylor
Year 10 students have the opportunity to run their own business and participate in this international
programme. Meetings take place each Tuesday and Thursday lunchtime in the LRC
and at other times as required. Mrs Black