Key Information for Year 10 Students

Important Dates:

2019 – 2020

12th September:            Early closure – 12.30pm for Open Evening

24th September:            Now You’re in Yr 10 Evening 7.15pm start

12th December:              Carol Service 7pm start – All Saints Church

20th December:              Last day of term 12.15pm finish

9th July:                            Year 10 Parents’ Evening

 

The above dates are subject to change.

 

Academic Reports:

You should expect to receive a progress report from the school every half term detailing your son/daughters progress. These will be one of the following formats:

 

Progress Report This will be a summary of your son/daughters current and predicted grade. In addition, you will also have their effort for learning level on a 1-4 scale.
Full Report This is a full written report including comments from individual teachers along with targets for improving their progress. This will also include a current/predicted grade and effort for learning level.

Exam Board Information:

 

Subject Exam Board
Core Subjects
English Language AQA
English Literature AQA
Mathematics Edexcel
Triple Science: Biology AQA
Triple Science: Chemistry AQA
Triple Science: Physics AQA
Science Trilogy AQA
Options Subjects
Art and Design AQA
Business Studies OCR
Computer Science AQA
Construction BTEC Pearson
Product Design EDUQAS
Drama AQA
Geography AQA
History AQA
French AQA
Media Studies EDUQAS
Spanish Edexcel
Physical Education OCR
Religious Studies AQA

Exam boards correct as of 12th September 2019. Any changes to the above exam boards will be confirmed in writing with parents.

Key Contacts

Jeremy Masson: Assistant Headteacher (Achievement)

jmasson@altwoodschool.co.uk

Simon McCallion: Assistant Headteacher (Pastoral)

smccallion@altwoodschool.co.uk

Heads of House

Mr Sheppard: Head of House – Faith

lsheppard@altwoodschool.co.uk

Mrs Gomez: KS4 – Head of House – Hope

lgomez@altwoodschool.co.uk

Mr Smith: Head of House – Joy

asmith@altwoodschool.co.uk