Year 11

After-school support

From w/c 20th September 2021, some subject teachers will be offering additional academic support to all Year 11 pupils. This support will sometimes be targeted at individual pupils and at other times offered to the whole year group. Please encourage your child to attend these sessions after school and during the school holidays next year.

Time Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
3.05 -3.45pm approx. Maths English Science Geography & History rotated with Modern Foreign Languages. K band will start with MFL, S band with Humanities and this will rotate each week.

We hope to be offering support to our Year 11 pupils on both days when the school is closed for staff training: Friday 8th October 2021 and Friday 26th November 2021.

Key dates

Thursday 14th October 2021 – Year 11 consultation evening

Wednesday 10th November 2021 – Targeted parent support evening

Monday 22nd November 2021 – Year 11 school photograph

Tuesday 1st February 2022 – Parent/carer exam support evening

Thursday 17th February 2022 – Year 11 consultation evening

16th May to 24th June 2022 – GCSE exams window (plus contingency day booked for 29th June)

Thursday 25th August 2022 – GCSE Results Day

Exam stress and pressure

Taking exams can be stressful. These external sources have some robust information:

> have a look at Childline and YoungMinds or read this pupil leaflet (for pupils)

> NHS and YoungMinds have relevant advice (for parents/carers).