Ski trip 2013 launched
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 March 2012 11:01
After the hugely successful ski trip this year we are delighted to offer another trip in February 2013. All details are now available for download.
Term date consultation favours change
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 March 2012 21:02
The school has completed its consultation programme with parents, staff and governors over the proposed changes to the 2012-13 term dates. The outcome was an overwhelming support for the introduction for a two week half term in the Autumn Term. The decision to implement this has now been ratified by the governing body. Full details of next year's term dates are now available.
- Last Updated on Thursday, 15 March 2012 16:16
The performance arts acting and music group are putting on a production of Blood Brothers on Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th March starting in 7 p.m. Tickets are available from reception. £2 adults and £1 students.
School named in latest DfE performance tables
- Last Updated on Monday, 27 February 2012 10:37
We are delighted that the school has been named by the Department for Education as one of the top 200 most improved schools for GCSE results over the last three years. The full listing is available for download.
School launches immersion pilot
- Last Updated on Friday, 10 February 2012 10:34
Sports news now available
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 February 2012 16:39
The February newsletter from the sports team is now available for download.
Year 8 options information now available
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 February 2012 16:30
The current Y8 students will be choosing their GCSE options shortly. The guidance booklet is now available for download.
School open and battlefields trip to go ahead
- Last Updated on Sunday, 05 February 2012 14:50
HRB seen as a centre of excellence
- Last Updated on Thursday, 19 January 2012 08:54
The inspection of the school's hearing resource base on the 13th December 2011 concluded that it gave an excellent provision to our students with hearing impairments. The full report is available for download. Congratulations to all the staff and students involved.
Latest government exam statistics rank school and show scale of progress
- Last Updated on Monday, 12 December 2011 12:17
The latest government statistics analysing last summer's exam results rank the school in the top 7% nationally for the progress made by the students. This is an outstanding achievement and congratulations to all concerned. The full reports are now available for download.
Summer 2011 exam certificates
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 November 2011 20:03
These are now ready for collection from the exams office.
- Last Updated on Sunday, 16 October 2011 19:05
Revision and extra preparation sessions have already started for this years exams. Please download what is available and ensure that your child is attending.
- Last Updated on Sunday, 16 October 2011 18:56
The school has launched its new 'parent champions' scheme. If you are intersted in becoming one please download all the necessary information. We think that this is a really exciting development for the school and are looking forward to working with our parents and carers in this new way.
- Last Updated on Thursday, 29 September 2011 16:43
We are very pleased to announce that we are installing a new cashless system for the catering service. This will enable us to deliver a more efficient service and to continue to provide healthy and enjoyable meals at the lowest possible cost. The system will start in operation on Thursday 10th November. All information relating to its installation is now available for download.
Open evening arrangements and school tours
- Last Updated on Thursday, 29 September 2011 16:40
The opening evening for prospective students looking for entry in the 2012-13 academic year will be on Tuesday 4th October 2011. The evening will start at 6 p.m. and end at 9 p.m. Alex Russell, the headteacher will give two addresses. The first will be at 6 p.m., the second at 7 p.m. Each address will last about 30 minutes.
Parents, carers and students are welcome to tour the school on either Monday 10th or Tuesday 11th October from 9 a.m. Please contact the school to book your place.
Students achieve record GCSE results
- Last Updated on Thursday, 25 August 2011 12:48
Congratulations to our year 11 students who achieved a fantastic 97% 5+ A*-C and 60% including English and mathematics. The results have smashed the most ambitious targets set for us. Well done to all the students; we are very proud of you.
- Last Updated on Thursday, 25 August 2011 13:26
Term starts for all students on Wednesday 7th September 2011 at 8.40 a.m. Students should go straight to their tutor bases. Lists will be available at the student entrance near the main hall.
Summer Fair - Saturday 9 July
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 July 2011 09:16
This year we will be holding our first Summer Fair at the school for many years and we are planning a really exciting event for both students and parents, and inviting the local community to join us.
It is on Saturday 9th July and will include a Dog Show (open to all dog owners), Battle of the Bands competition, sports and other competitions and activities, BBQ, beer and refreshment tents and a variety of stalls. Please download the letter from the PSA with more details and how you can help.