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GCSE results at Homewood School & Sixth Form Centre

Homewood School is once more celebrating the success of its Year 11 students in the recent GCSE and Level 2 exams.  All GCSE subjects are now assessed on the new exam structure with the 9-1 grading system. English remains very strong with 67% grades 4 and above and 45% grades 5 and above; Photography, Graphics,…
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Homewood School featured in new book by top education writer

To anyone involved in education, the name of Ross Morrison McGill aka TeacherToolkit is very well known. He is a best-selling author of a range of books about education and is a strong and influential presence on social media. He is considered one of the most influential thinkers in education currently. Today (5 September) his…
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Year 8 and 9, we need you!

Homewood School Open Evening – Wednesday 18th September 2019 4:00pm – 8:00pm We need students to volunteer to be Open Evening ambassadors, conducting tours of the school for visiting parents on Open Evening. It is a great opportunity for students to experience guiding people around the school and answering the questions they ask, as well…
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A262 Biddenden Road – Important Information

Until Sunday 1 September the A262 Biddenden Road is closed where it meets the A28. This will have an impact on the following buses/coaches for Thursday August 29 and Friday August 30. ARRIVA 12 from Maidstone. This bus will turn right at Woolpack Corner Biddenden and then take the Cranbrook road into Tenterden town centre. The…
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Travel Information Update

Please note that the Smarden 2, Pluckley Square Services to Egerton via Charing Heath will be operated by Carrs Coaches until Wednesday 11th September 2019. On Thursday 12th September the service will be run by Chalkwell and the timetable is attached. There will be two services – the HS7 and the HS8. For the two…
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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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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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