The focus of our work this term has been raising students’ aspirations. As part of this, we are running Aspire Week which takes place from 24 November. We are collapsing the school timetable from Tuesday and there are a variety of activities planned, both in and out of school.
A small group of parents met with Mr White and Miss Clark this week with a view to launching an Elizabethan Parent Teacher Association. We were joined by a representative of PTA UK, who outlined the steps in setting up a PTA and the potential benefits of having one.
There has been much coverage of the 2014 results and the “volatility” that the exams regulator Ofqual described on results day. As a result, the Government has published various analyses of the national 2014 picture, stressing that a like-for-like comparison with 2013 is difficult.
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