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Letter from the Principal 27th March

Please follow the link to a Letter from the Principal: https://tenterden-schools-trust.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Letter-Jeremy-27.3.20-updated.pdf

Homewood’s ‘Game On’ efforts raise thousands for Sport Relief

Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre has raised over £2,500 for Sport Relief, with its week of fun fundraising involving students, staff, parents and the local community. The five days of activity were also aimed at raising awareness of the ways in which involvement in sport can help both mental wellbeing and academic success. In…
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Principal’s Letter to Parents 16th March 2020

16th March 2020 Dear Parents/Carers, Following the most recent government advice and information, I wanted to reassure you with the contingency plans we have in order to ensure that our school community keeps safe and calm, and that plans to educate your son/daughter have been put in place. Currently, the school remains open and functions…
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Royal introduction for Homewood sixth former

A Homewood sixth former had a never-to-be-forgotten day just before the half term when he met with royalty and then learned that he had been awarded a dream apprenticeship with a world-famous local firm. Eighteen year-old Oliver was introduced to Princess Anne during a personal visit by the Princess Royal to Stevenson Brothers Rocking Horses…
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Department of Education Coronavirus Helpline

We have launched a new helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education.  Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows: Phone: 0800 046 8687 Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday) Where to find the latest information Updates on COVID-19: ·https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus     Guidance for educational settings: ·https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-educational-settings-about-covid-19…
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Chalkwell Buses – 6th March 2020

Would Parents please note that Chalkwell buses HS2 from South Ashford, and HS3 from Kingsnorth, HS7 from Charing and HS8 from Charing Heath will not be running this morning owing to flooded roads.

It’s Game On for Sport Relief at Homewood!

It’s Game On for Sport Relief at Homewood from 9-13 March in the school’s biggest ever fundraising push. Masterminded by Homewood PE teacher Sarah Kennett and the school’s Sports Leaders, five full days of events have been arranged, culminating in a Quiz Night on Friday 13 March featuring live music and a silent auction of…
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Mr Doodle features on BBC News

Mr. Doodle, a former student at Homewood School recently featured on BBC News, you can view the video on the BBC website linked below: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-kent-51635511/there-s-a-whole-world-to-doodle-over Mr Doodle a.k.a. Sam Cox has previously returned to Homewood to provide advice and encouragement to students, some of these visits are linked below: Mr Doodle Strikes Again! Mr Doodle…
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Reminder to Parents regarding gate closure

Unfortunately some Parents/Carers have been opening the Mansion Entrance gates after they have been closed by the school. Please do not reopen the school gates once they have been closed. You are also kindly asked not to block the entrance gates with your vehicle as this also causes a health and safety issue. Please make…
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