We will be open for examination results from 9.00 a.m. on the following dates:-
A/AS levels : Thursday August 17th .
G.C.S.E. : Thursday August 24th
The uniform shop will be open in school on the following dates:
- Tuesday July 18 – 4.30pm – 8pm
- Wednesday July 19 – 4.30pm – 8pm
- Thursday July 20 – 4.30pm – 8pm
- Tuesday August 29 – 4.30pm – 8pm
- Wednesday August 30 – 4.30pm – 8pm
- Thursday August 31 – 4.30pm – 8pm
Please note: the shop is also open every Thursday during term time (3.00pm until 6.00pm).
Should any parent require a special order, i.e. smaller or larger size than usually stocked, then the order will need to be placed as soon as possible.
I would like to remind parents that volunteers run the uniform shop in order to keep costs of the uniform down. If you are interested in volunteering your services please contact Mrs. Carter , P.A. to the Headteacher on (01443) 562250.
Please click the image below to view this month’s e-safety newsletter.
We would like to invite the parents and carers of all year 10 students for an information evening at 6:30pm on Wednesday 8th February.
Students will be sitting a number of GCSE exams this year as well as controlled assessments. This will be an opportunity to find out more information about these. You will be able to meet with your child’s subject teachers the following week for parents evening.
This year’s message for Safer Internet Day is about images – and how these are shared online.
In order to help you have the conversation with your children about image sharing, SID2017 have provided these factsheets and conversation starters.
Safer Internet Day 2017 – Conversation Starters for Parents and Carers
Safer Internet Day 2017 – Factsheet for Parents and Carers
The digital world is constantly changing and it can be hard to keep track of what your children are up to online. These newsletters contain lots of up to date information about the latest apps and crazes with advice on how to handle them.
In November we sent home the latest issue of Digital Parenting magazine. You can also read it online.
This is published by ParentZone (http://parentzone.org.uk/)
The #Ditto newsletter is published every few weeks and contains useful articles. Click on the images to view the newsletter.
The January 2017 issue covers online gaming, tech addiction and advice for parents and carers of children with special educational needs.
In November 2016 they looked at bullying and anonymity, trauma and self-harm and an app called YouNow.
The September 2016 issue had articles on cyber bullying, sexting and passwords.
In June 2016 they focused on personal information and student voice as well as YouTube for kids.
The May 2016 issue covered sexting, YouTube and search.
RCT council has upgraded the online dinner money payment system.
The new system offers the following improvements :
- More user friendly look and feel
- ‘Shopping basket’ functionality giving the option to add multiple items with one payment at ‘Checkout’
- The ability to register an account to which you can save the pupil references they pay regularly
- Parents who register can also choose to save their card details
- Payment pages will re-size to display on a mobile phone or tablet
Nothing will change in terms of they we notify you of payments , you’ll continue to receive your dinner money reports as usual. Also parents can continue to use their existing reference numbers.
The web addresses are below – a link to the English site is also available on the side of the website.
Online payments (English)
Online payments (Welsh)
Please note that the final GCSE exam is on the 20th June 2017.
We have also arranged a maths revision session for the 28th October between 10am and 1pm.
There are limited spaces for these sessions and it is open to the whole year group so they will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Dear Parent / Guardian,
We would like to invite you to an information evening on Thursday 22nd September at 6:30 p.m.
This is specifically for year 11 parents to outline the following:
- To communicate key dates throughout the year
- To inform parents of procedures and initiatives we offer
- To inform parents of the changes to GCSE examination in language and mathematics
- To provide parents with an overview of how they can assist the school and their child this year.
Students do not need to attend the evening but can if they wish.
Please could you inform us via email@example.com
or write a note within your child’s planner if you will be attending.
Unfortunately due to ongoing building work all cars will need to park at the bottom of the drive as we still have a considerable amount of building work going on.
We look forward to welcoming you on the 22nd .
Mrs B Cheetham
Y Pant Comprehensive School
In July we gave out a transition booklet to year 6 pupils and their parents. Copies are available to download here. We look forward to seeing you in September.
Y Pant Transition Booklet PARENTS 2015-16
Y Pant Transition Booklet PUPILS 2016-17