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The Weald Community School

The WealdCommunity School and Sixth Form

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Headteacher's Latest Update

Please see the link to the Headteacher Update for 16 July.

Key points:

Events last week:

  • Gold Awards, Thursday 15 July - congratulations to all of our very worthy winners!
  • Art exhibition - outstanding work on display from our Year 13 Art, Ceramics, Photography and Textiles students. Click here for a link to see our students' fantastic work.
  • House Cup assembly - congratulations to Seacole for winning this term's AND this year's cup!

Covid update:

  • Year 10 learning from home until further notice. Lessons will be 'live' following students' normal timetable except for Wednesday and Thursday next week when remote work will be set.
  • Masks should continue to be worn in corridors and canteens (unless eating or drinking) please.

Events next week:

  • Wednesday 21 - Sports Day for students in Years 7 to 9 (students to wear PE kit)
  • Thursday 22 - Sponsored Walk for students in Years 7 to 9 and 12 (students to wear clothes appropriate for walking) - this is NOT our usual walk around the countryside, students will walk in year group bubbles around the field for a double period
  • Friday 23 - last day, finish at 1.20 pm, buses depart at 1.30 pm (except public buses - please make alternative arrangements to collect your child)

Summer holidays:

  • Tuesday 10 and Thursday 12 August - A-level and GCSE results days.  All info on website
  • National and local Holiday Activities and Food programme (led by Marcus Rashford - see video here) - please click here for information available in our local area

Start of new term:

  • Friday 3 Sept - Year 7 only (plus new Year 12 students for enrolment)
  • Monday 6 Sept - Year 7 and Year 11 only
  • Tuesday 7 Sept - all year groups except Year 12
  • Wednesday 8 Sept - welcome day for Year 12

Events for the community next term:

  • LRC refurbishment
  • Reflection garden

More information to come on both of these - volunteers needed!

Wishing you all a peaceful and healthy summer break.

Best wishes to all.

Sarah Edwards
Headteacher