Year 8 options – option forms

Thank you to all the parents/carers and students who attended the year 8 options evening on Tuesday. The options forms have been sent to year 8 students’ email addresses for them to add in their top four faculty choices before the deadline on Tuesday 9th March. Students don’t need to fill out their forms straight […]

Our primary schools now have Instagram!

Today, all eight of our primary schools’ Instagram pages have been launched! The aim of these is to showcase all of the positive stories, work and news from across the schools. Give them a follow using the following names/handles: @ ThryberghPrimary @ Monkwood_Primary @ Aston_Hall @ Ashwood_Primary @ Aston_Lodge @ Sandhill_Primary @ Foljambe_Primary @ Brinsworth_Primary

Year 8 options – parents’/carers’ evening

Tonight, parents and carers of year 8 students are invited to attend an options evening led by Headteacher Mr Burnham. The evening will give parents/carers an insight into the options process that all year 8s are going through to pick their faculties and subjects for the next academic year.  There will be three main assemblies […]

4539 lateral flow tests have now been taken across our Covid-19 test centres

After transforming our Cranworth Road sports hall into a Covid-19 test centre, we started lateral flow testing to reduce the spread of infection for staff and students still working in our schools. Between Thursday 7th January and today (12th February), the number of tests taken across our two centres – Cranworth Road and The Gainsborough […]

WPT newsletter – February half term

Whilst schools, students and the community within Wickersley Partnership Trust have had to adapt again to a new way of working and learning, we have put together a cross-Trust newsletter to showcase some of the positive and exciting stories that have happened over the last few weeks.         Read newsletter here

Year 8 options – PSHE key takeaways!

Year 8s are well under way with their options process, which will see them picking their two faculty choices for next year. Over the last fortnight, the students have been using their PSHE lessons to explore a range of careers and possible routes, which also challenged their thinking to make informed choices for their futures. […]

Year 8s take part in dedicated options PSHE lessons

Last week, all of our year 8 students started their options process, which will eventually establish which subjects they will be studying alongside the core curriculum next year in year 9.  To navigate the students through the process of picking the right subjects for them and their futures, all year 8s’ timetabled PSHE lessons have […]

Year 8s start their options process

This week, our year 8 students attended a virtual options assembly delivered by our Headteacher, Mr Burnham. The assembly was an introduction to the process that all students in the year will be going through over the next few weeks to choose their options for year 9. Although there will be no formal qualifications given […]