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A-level results August 2019

Homewood School & Sixth Form Centre students and staff are celebrating excellent A-level and Level 3 Applied results again this year, a further improvement on previous years and confirming what is now an established trend of high performance in the 6th form at Homewood.  This year, the percentage of A-level grades at A*-B is 35%…
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Record attendance at Homewood Careers Fair

A record number of students – more than 1,500 – visited the annual Careers Fair at Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre in Tenterden on Monday 15 July. This year’s fair was also bigger and better than ever with over forty local and national businesses, organisations, education and training providers exhibiting. Commercial exhibitors included: Brakes,…
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Open Evening

Wednesday 18th September 2019 4pm – 8pm Principal’s Speeches at 5:30pm & 7pm To find out more please contact Admissions: 01580 764222 ext 201 or email admissions@homewood.kent.sch.uk

China trip pupils on track towards Mandarin fluency

A group of Year 8 pupils from Homewood School in Tenterden have returned from a bespoke two-week intensive study visit to Chengdu in China as part of a flagship government language programme, delivered by the UCL Institute of Education in partnership with the British Council. The programme aims to get at least 5000 pupils in…
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Principal’s End of Term letter to parents July 2019

22nd July 2019 Dear Parents/Carers This is my final letter to you as Principal of Homewood.  As you know, I will be stepping down from the role of Principal at the end of this term and Mr Jeremy Single will be taking over from the start of the next academic year in August. I am…
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Masterclasses

Last Saturday students in years 4, 5 and 6 enjoyed a fantastic morning with us.  Some were down the woods conquering the assault course and team building games, while the other group investigated a ‘who dunnit’ forensic science class looking at fingerprinting and analysing hair samples. Everyone said it was great fun! .     …
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Student Travel 2019-20

Dear Parents and Guardians, The new Academic year is fast approaching. This is the perfect time to find out what travel options are available to you. At Arriva, there are many options for travelling by bus, and many ways to pay. Arriva would like to take this opportunity to inform you about our Direct Debit…
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Intergenerational Art Re-imagines the High Street

A new perspective on Tenterden’s iconic high street awaits visitors to the town in the next two weeks, via an intergenerational community arts initiative. Through A Window on our Community, children from the Tenterden Schools Trust – Homewood School, the Tenterden Primary Federation and St Michael’s CofE Primary School – have been working alongside community groups…
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Pupils’ bio-diversity project scoops top school-science award

A team from the Tenterden Schools Trust has been named champions in the South East’s top school-science competition, the Bright Spark Awards, winning the £500 top prize.   Students from Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre, Tenterden C of E Junior School and St Michael’s C of E Primary School worked together on the Preserving Diversity…
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Homewood School Photograph

On Monday we had our first whole school photograph for more than a decade, as part of our 70th birthday celebrations. A very professional set up provided by Vancols.