Letters to Parents Category

Focusing for next term

PDF version (click here)     Dear Parent(s)/Carer This week we have been focusing on inappropriate mobile phone use in school. Please remind your children that mobile phones are NOT to be used in school. Should your child be seen using their mobile phone inside the school building, in the first instance their phone will be taken from them and returned at the end of the school day. Should a... Read more...

Posted on 24/05/2019 in

Shrewsbury Academy Fundraisers 50/50 Club

PDF version of this letter (Click here).     Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s)   Re: Shrewsbury Academy Fundraisers 50/50 Club   Welcome to the Shrewsbury Academy 50/50 club lottery. This lottery has been set up specifically to raise money and make a difference to our children. (Aged 18 or over under lottery regulations) It’s a fantastic way to bring parents, carers, staff, and the wider community together in partnership with our school,... Read more...

Posted on 23/05/2019 in

Detentions

PDF version   Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) I write to inform you of some changes to the School detention system. In line with the imminent changes to the school day that I have communicated with you that are to start in September 2019, there is a need to change our current system. From Monday 3rd June 2019, when we have returned from the May half term break, we will be trialling a... Read more...

Posted on 16/05/2019 in ,

Change of School Day

PDF version   Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) Re: Changes to the School Day I am writing to notify you of some changes to the school day that will come into effect from September 2019. I have reviewed many of the Academy routines this year and, having had experience of alternative systems that are more effective, I decided to review some options. Following consultation with staff, students and parents and with the full... Read more...

Posted on 16/05/2019 in ,

Letter – Yr 11, May

PDF Version of this letter.   Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) As we are now entering the final examination period the timetable for your child will change slightly to ensure that subject specific revision sessions are delivered prior to the exam. All students will have received a copy of the collapsed timetable in assembly, outlining which revision sessions and lessons they will need to attend for the next few weeks. There is also... Read more...

Posted on 10/05/2019 in

Headteachers Letter – Easter

PDF version of this letter   Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) It has been an exciting half term at Shrewsbury Academy. Last week we held our termly Achievement Evening. It was lovely to see so many students recognized for their tremendous efforts and high attainment in curriculum areas across the school. We were privileged to enjoy the company of Professor Mark Barrow, a former student, as guest speaker. I look forward to the... Read more...

Posted on 17/04/2019 in ,

Headteachers letter

Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) It has been another busy half term at Shrewsbury Academy. We were delighted to welcome our Year 7 students to the Corndon Crescent Campus at the end of January and they have settled in very well. The new classrooms are very impressive and will greatly benefit the students. I hope you found the time to join us to watch the school show ‘Legally Blonde’, which was incredible! Students... Read more...

Posted on 20/02/2019 in

Y11 Mock Exams

Please click here to see PDF version of this letter   Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) Please see below Year 11 timetable for their mock exams which are taking place from 14th March until Tuesday 19th March 2019. Please discuss the schedule with your child and ensure they attend these exams, it is extremely important that ALL students revise for their exams due to the importance of their future careers.   Periods 1&2... Read more...

Posted on 15/02/2019 in ,

Y9 Options Evening

Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) Yr 9 Options Evening 2019 We would like to invite you to the Year 9 Options Choice evening on 27th February 2019. This is the opportunity for your child to focus upon the subjects that they enjoy most and that they wish to study further in their career. The evening will consist of a presentation by Mr Arnold, Headteacher giving an overview of the next two years.   This... Read more...

Posted on 15/02/2019 in ,