Year 7 Information

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Year 7 is an important year for your daughter, there are many activities and events which aim to support both parents and students settle and keep them informed of the progress being made across the year.

During Form time students will partake in many activities that will help them transition from primary to secondary school smoothly. Their tutor will be a great source of support as well as their Head of Year and the Year 12 and Year 13 prefects.

Early in the year you will be invited to attend the Year 7 Welcome and Information evening which will provide you with information that will aid you in supporting your daughter.

This will be followed by the PTA organised cheese and wine event which will give you the opportunity to meet socially with other Year 7 parents.

To help you monitor your daughter's progress you will receive a report each term and will be invited to a dedicated parents' evening which will allow you to speak to individual subject teachers.

Additional important dates regarding Year 7 will be posted herein the near future.

The following dates will be useful:

3rd October 2017 Year 7 Information Evening
Week commencing 11th December 2017 C2L Reports issued
8th February 2018 Parents' Evening
Week commencing 26th March 2018 Tracking reports issued
14th May 2018 - 25th May 2018 End of Year exams
Week commencing 2nd July 2018 Final Year reports issued


“The single most important thing parents can do for their children’s development is to read to them, to hear them read and to talk about reading.”

Professor Bill Lucas:  Professor of Learning, University of Winchester