Contact between home and school
Full reports containing comments
on all subjects and activities are issued to Parents/Carers each year.
Parents are informed of all
public examination results and are provided with the appropriate comparative
The Form Tutor provides an
overview of progress details and details of attendance and punctuality.
Students are encouraged to assess
their own achievements.
Reports are also used to produce
the National Record of Achievement.
These take place during each year for Parents/Carers top discuss their
daughters/sonís progress either with subject teachers or with the Form Tutor.
A special Parentsí Evening is held in the Summer Term for Parents/Carers
of students arriving in September, to explain all that is involved in starting
at a new school.
We ask that you support your daughter/son by giving Parentsí Evening a
Interviews at the School
Parents/Carers are always welcome to seek interviews with tutors
(normally the first Ďport of callí), Year Co-ordinators and Curriculum Area
The Head can usually resolve any problems of a serious nature but if you
need to, there is a formal complaints procedure available through the school.
Once a term students have a
meeting with their Tutor specifically to review the progress they have made and
to set targets for the next term.
A special Academic Tutoring Day
is set-aside during the Spring term for an extended interview between the tutor
and individual students during which new targets are negotiated.
Parents/Carers are invited to
attend this meeting.