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Arriva Ticket Information

The Arriva Southern Counties bus company have asked us to share the information below with our parents/carers Child and Student Saver Direct Debit Scheme Our direct debit scheme is our most cost effective solution for both Child Scholars (Under 16 or to the end of year 11) and Students ( 6th form upwards). For those who…
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Principal’s letter to Parents February 2020

February 2020 Dear Parents and Carers, This term, staff at Homewood have been celebrating the superb progress scores for both the academic and applied courses in the Sixth Form as published in the official DfE Performance Tables in January. The progress score for A Level in particular places Homewood 8th in Kent, including independent schools.…
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World Challenge trip to Nepal in 2021

You’re invited to attend an information evening to hear about our new and empowering form of experiential learning that’s set to take place in Nepal in 2021. Over the last few weeks, we have been launching a World Challenge trip to Nepal to students in years 9-12. It wasn’t possible to do an assembly to all students across…
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Year 9 Foundation Curriculum

Welcome to the Year 9 Foundation Curriculum page. This page and the resources on it are designed to support Year 8 students selecting their Foundation Curriculum subjects for Year 9. For the first time in their school career students will be able to select what they will study for part of their time, whilst their…
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Parent Awareness Sessions

Training to protect your child Kent Police and Ashford Borough Council would like to invite you to a FREE session, aimed at parents and guardians, to help safeguard young people and recognise the early warning signs that may identify involvement in knife crime, drug use or gangs. Join us: Wednesday 26 February, 6-8pm, Council Chamber,…
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Chinese Immersion Day

To celebrate Chinese New Year and give our students a better understanding of Chinese culture and language, a Chinese Immersion Day was organized by MFL for our year 8 students. On the day, the students learnt how Chinese people celebrate their biggest festival and the 8 different cuisines styles throughout China. They also learnt how…
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Principal’s letter to Parents

20th December 2019 Dear Parents/Carers, This has certainly been another very busy term at Homewood with an assortment of different events and activities taking place at every level throughout the school. These include many trips and visits, such as the Sixth Form trip to the Houses of Parliament, the STEM trip to Disneyland Paris, Take…
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Homewood artist’s design wins place in international poster contest

A young Homewood artist has won a coveted place in an international poster competition. Twelve-year old Amber’s design has been awarded first prize in the first stage of the Lions International Peace Poster Contest, run by the Tenterden Lions Club in conjunction with Homewood School. The competition is run annually by Lions Club branches across…
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Community Science Show

Brought to you by Homewood School & Sixth Form Centre, the famous Royal Institution are once again coming to Tenterden to create a buzz about Science with an exciting and explosive community show! World renowned for their famous Christmas lectures, the Royal Institution are once again coming to Homewood following their sell out success from…
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‘Inspirational’ Homewood early intervention programme secures new funding

Homewood has secured vital new funding to continue the transformational work of its bespoke early intervention programme, Take Up the Challenge. The Brissenden Trust has granted £4,000 to the TUTC programme which helps dozens of students aged 11-13 who are struggling in their first years at secondary school. In addition, the local charity, which focuses on…
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