Parents' Frequently Asked Questions
What are the rules about parking in School?
If you are dropping off / collecting your child by car, please do not drive onto the school site or block the school entrance.
Parking is available during other times but is very restricted. If you have an appointment at the school there are 4 designated parking bays opposite the minibus spaces.
What happens when a student forgets something?
How do you report appointments or known absences?
How do you know if school opening times are varied?
How can a Student get access to coursework or homework if absent due to illness?
Does the school offer any funding or scholarship programs to help gifted and able Students who are unable to finance further education?
What advice is available to students about apprenticeships or employment opportunities?
What support is available to parents if they have any concerns?
Where is lost property for students?
Lost property is kept at the main reception. You can phone the school on 0118 901 5800 or go to the main reception to see if your child’s lost property has been handed in. Remember to name all your child’s belongings in order to increase the chances of lost property being returned.
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