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Examination Season 2019

As you may know Year 11 students have recently been given a summary of the grades they achieved in the latest mock exams. This process is the start of the run up to the main external examination season and gives them an idea of what things will look and feel like in August when the…
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Year 8 Holocaust project

Our Year 8’s completed their plans of a Holocaust Memorial Garden as the final piece in the Holocaust project. Susan Hatt from the Tenterden Museum and Jane Mills from the Tenterden Historical Society came into school and judged their work and handed out certificates for the 20 groups included in an exhibition of work. The…
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March Masterclasses 2019

On Saturday 30th March 50 primary school children enjoyed a morning with us making sea creatures from clay, cooking pizza and chocolate chip muffins and completing an assault course and team building events in the woods. Everyone had a great time and made new friends.

Teacher Training Information Evening – 1st April

Are you interested in training to become a primary or secondary school teacher? Our school is working in partnership with other schools in Kent to provide outstanding teacher training. This is really important to us because it means we can choose the very best talent and develop them into teachers. Being able to choose who…
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Letter to Parents – March 2019

Dear Parents/Carers, Three weeks of the Spring Term have passed already and we are heading rapidly for Easter. I wanted to write to you to update you on some of the things happening here at Homewood over the next few weeks and to ask for your help and support in some areas. Funding for Schools…
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27th March Immunisations – Year 9 Students

Immunisations for Year 9 boys and girls – 27th March to the 29th March will be held in D7 . The immunisations are for Meningococcal group A.C.W AND Y, Tetanus, Diphtheria and Polio This will be for those students that have consented only, further consent forms will be going to students. Please remind students: WEDS…
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A Level Graphic Design Trip to Harvey Lloyd Screens

On Friday 15th March Mr Davies took four sixth form students, Archie, Jack, Sam and Oliver, to Harvey Lloyd Screen Print in Wadhurst, East Sussex. The students had spent almost six months developing their ideas as part of their A Level Graphic Design coursework and preparing their artwork for print. Harvey Lloyd Screen Print is…
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STEM Trip to Disneyland Paris

Dear Parent/Carer, The Science Department is pleased to offer the opportunity for your son/daughter to take part in a STEM science trip to Disneyland Paris from Sunday 17th November until Wednesday 20th November 2019. The trip includes a seminar and creative workshop held within the classrooms and facilities on the park. Some of the topics…
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Update – School Funding Issues

I wanted to contact you to provide an update on current issues relating to school funding. Sadly, I have to confirm that despite intense lobbying of the Government and Department for Education, matters remain extremely challenging. In short, schools are still not being provided with adequate funding and resource to deliver the level of provision…
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Year 11 Revision Evening

Dear Parents/Carers The run up to the main exam season in May and June can be a challenging time for both students and families alike. The realisation that all this is going to happen in just a few short weeks is beginning to dawn for many as deadlines close in and the pressure of work…
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