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Headteacher's Newsflash 11/05/18
Summer exams start on Monday 14th May only 2 days away!
For the full Y11 Exam Timetable 2018 click here
Exams next week are:
- Monday: Health & Social Care, ICT
- Tuesday: French, Combined Science (Biology)
- Wednesday: Sport Science
- Thursday: Combined Science (Chemistry)
- Friday: French, Drama.
With just this weekend left until GCSEs commence on Monday, parents, please continue to ask your child these questions:
- Have you got your GCSE Pod login?
- Which after school revision sessions are you doing this week (Are you doing Pizza Wednesdays?)
- Is there anything I can help you with?
- Are you ok?
The run up to GCSE exams is a stressful time and, as adults, sometimes we forget what it was like for us because it was such a long, long time ago. Please do remember that we are here to help your child and if you need some advice we are here to help you too.
Practical exam tips:10 Best GCSE Revision Tips from Past Students | GoConqr
Students Are Great Ambassadors Of Gateacre
We had some great feedback about year 11 and year 12 students who attended a Taster Day at Riverside College, Widnes this week. This from the organisers:
“Just a little feedback from today, the students from Gateacre were amazing, so polite and interested, asked lots of questions, and thoroughly enjoyed “Rockets”. Great ambassadors of the school. Please pass on this feedback to the school on behalf of the Motor Vehicle Tutors team.”
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Big Little Library
The weekly knit and natter group made up from the local community and Gateacre parents have been creating blankets over the last few months as part of the Sixty Million Trebles campaign. They were sent via The Boxes of Love Syria and Yemen’s Children’s Charity and finally arrived at their destination this week. Thank you to everyone who was involved and we have received photos of the many happy recipients for whom this campaign has made a real difference. Our next project will be announced soon.
Do you have a couple of hours a week to spare? We are always on the lookout for volunteers to help out in our award winning community venture. Contact email@example.com for more details or speak to any of the volunteers in our shop, open 10-4 Mon-Sat.
The next PTFA meeting is on May 16th at 11am in the Friday Harbour Café in Belle Vale Shopping centre. We will be discussing fundraising opportunities for the school over the coming months.
Dates for Your Diary:
14th May Exams Commence
16th May World Challenge Parents Talk 5pm
28th May Half Term
6th June Y9 Vaccinations
25th June Y11 Prom
3rd July Y6 Primary School Parents Information Evening 5pm
13th July Y10 & Y12 Mock Exam Results
13th July Y13 Prom
20th July End of Term
(23rd & 24th July INSET Days)
4th September Start Of Term - Back To School staggered start times for year groups
Term Dates and Key Dates can be found on your MyEd parent app or on the school website here: https://www.gateacre.org/about-us/term-dates/