Key dates Year 10

Important Dates:

2017 – 2018

14th September:            Early closure – 12.30pm for Open Evening

7th September:              Now You’re in Yr 10 Evening 6pm start

14th December:              Carol Service

19th December:              Last day of term 12.30pm finish

25th January:                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
Business BTEC Pearson
Computer Science AQA
Construction BTEC Edexcel
Product Design EDUQAS
Drama AQA
Geography AQA
History AQA
French AQA
Media Studies EDUQAS
Spanish Edexcel
Physical Education OCR
Level 2 Cert. in Health & Fitness NCFE
Religious Studies AQA

Exam boards correct as of 24th August 2017. 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

Miss Amin: KS 3 – Head of House – Hope

samin@altwoodschool.co.uk

Mrs Gomez: KS4 – Head of House – Hope

lgomez@altwoodschool.co.uk

Mr Smith: Head of House – Joy

asmith@altwoodschool.co.uk