COVID-19 Update 11AM, 27th March.

Dear Parents, I do hope you and your families are well and keeping safe. I just wanted to send you a message as we complete our first week in this strange new world we are all living in. I do believe if we maintain the social distancing, stay at home as much as possible and follow the “rules” the UK …

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COVID-19 Update 9AM, 20th March.

Dear Parents, We have now received the next guidance from the Government which clarifies the situation for schools and parents. The key messages are: – There is no requirement for parents and carers to send their children to school If it is at all possible for children to be at home, then they should be. If children can stay safely …

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COVID-19 Update 10AM, 19th March.

Dear Parents, I am sure you will have heard the announcement that all schools will be closing at the end of the school day on Friday. I know this will prove a challenge for many of you, but this is a requirement, by the Government, in order to slow down the progress of the coronavirus in the population. In line …

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COVID-19 Update 18th March, 10pm

Dear parent / carer, I am sure, like us, you have been taken aback by the government’s announcement tonight about the suspension of the summer GCSE examinations. As a school we have no further information, other than what has been shared in the media this evening. As soon as we have further clarification or any update on information, we will …

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COVID-19 Update 18th March, 3pm

Unfortunately, we are still experiencing staffing shortages with further staff self-isolating because of the illness of a family member, childcare issues, or because they have an underlying medical condition which places them in a highly vulnerable position. We are continuing to have more children and students absent, as parents decide to self-isolate due to either COVID -19 symptoms or the …

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Show My Homework

In the event of a partial or full school closure, subject specific ‘Home Learning’ materials will be set by teachers on Show My Homework software for pupils to access from home.

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Coronavirus Update

Our school is taking advice and guidance from the DofE and Public Health England regarding the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak. Click for information.

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World Book Day 2020

Here at HLC Secondary we celebrated World Book Day by engaging every student through the sharing of one story that was read throughout the day in gripping instalments. The students rushed to their next lesson, eager to discover what happened next. In parallel, we ran a competition where the students were encouraged to find four extracts from a book, identify …

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Gatsby Gold Award

Today saw the opening of our Careers & Enterprise Hub. This is where we can focus on the planning and delivery of bespoke personal development education for all our students.  The plans and projects we have and those in the pipeline are really going to make the difference to hundreds of our students, bringing them closer to a successful world-of-work …

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Aladdin Performance @ Charlton School

It’s nearly Pantomime Season again and The Crown Players’ Amateur Dramatics Group is bringing their seventh show to Charlton School! (Oh…Yes we are!) The Crown Players perform an annual Pantomime each year to raise money for deserving charities.  This year our chosen charity is The Severn Hospice, who I am sure you will agree are a very deserving cause! We …