Now You’re in & Success Fair…

 Now You’re in Year 7       Thursday 20th September 2018  6pm – 7pm

Please see below the slides for the evening’s presentation

Now You’re In Year 7 Powerpoint 18

The evening is designed as an information evening for parents, but your son/daughter is very welcome to attend with you. There will also be an opportunity to meet some key staff over refreshments which will be available from 5:30pm. Please follow signage from the main car park which will direct you to the welcome desk.

  Feedback from Year 7 Evening on 20th September 2018

 “It was really good to hear such positive ways that the school and teaching staff are engaging with the children, helping them to be a part of the school community and to help them progress.”

“Great to meet the staff again and review what the school stands for. We are really enjoying the Show My Homework app and the SIMS parent app, makes us feel very connected to the school”.

“I know feel more familiar with the school and key staff. I am at ease about my daughters transition. The key dates overview was helpful and the new show my homework monitoring….great!”

“Great evening – Well done Altwood Senior team, really nice to have a chat with my son’s form tutor.”

Now You’re in Year 10        Thursday 20th September 2018, starting at 7.15pm – 8.15pm

Please see below the slides for the evening’s presentation

Now you’re in Year 10 Powerpoint 18

The evening is designed as an information evening for parents, but we encourage your son/daughter to attend with you as they start their new programmes of study. We will be sharing some important information with you to support them in being successful. Topics being covered will include academic progress and reporting including training on the parent portal gateway, key calendar dates and importantly, some key details about revision strategies and approaches that can be in place now to support ongoing progress.

 Feedback from Year 10 Evening on 20th September 2018

“I think the evening was excellent in all respects. Am looking forward to working with the school over the next two years!”

“I was impressed by the enthusiasm of the leadership team to the future of my sons GCSE years, he will be encouraged to perform at the best of his ability.”

“All amazing, very informative.”

“I found the new approach most refreshing and exciting. Great presentation. Keep up the good work”

“Excellent information provided. I feel the school is really trying to strengthen the monitoring of progress and that children will get extra support if needed.”

“It was useful to have information about the tools which can be used to assist my daughter with her GCSEs. Good to know the school is committed to my daughter’s exam success – have no fear we are behind you!”

Success Fair

Year 11 Success Fair Thursday 4th October 2018  start 6.30pm – 8pm

We look forward to welcoming Yr 11 parents to our information evening for our Yr 11 students