Frequently Asked Questions

Parents’ Handbook

This handbook has been compiled and updated through an ongoing dialogue between school staff and parents.  It is designed to be a source of practical day to day information for parents.


How can I help my child to learn?

Information about the National Curriculum, assessments, and the Online Curriculum.


The Education Maintenance Allowance

EMA is a weekly payment worth up to £30 for students who are aged 16 and planning to continue in further education from September 2004.


Employment Regulations

Holiday jobs can offer valuable experience and are excellent as a reference for a future employer but make sure that your child is employed within the law.