Author: S6C Staff

Weekly College Update

Friday 4th March 2022 Dear Parents/ Carers This week has seen the start of the year 13 Mock Exam week, with exams  taking place in the Theatre and Dance Studio.  Students have worked well and all students have been respectful of others by conducting themselves in a quiet and mature manner around the building, which… Read more »

Weekly College Update

Friday 18th February 2022 Dear Parents/ Carers Wednesday was unfortunate to leave us with a power outage that lasted over 2 hours, impacting on all our services in the college, primarily the loss of water pumping which impacted sanitation, and leading to the decision to close the college on health and safety grounds.  The students… Read more »

Weekly College Update

Friday 11th February 2022 Dear Parents/ Carers On Monday and Tuesday we undertook an External Quality Review (EQR) of the College’s Technical subjects. This review was requested by the college as part of our quality assurance process and to validate the good work we are doing and exploring how we can further enhance our curriculum… Read more »

Weekly College Update

Friday 4th February 2022 Dear Parents/ Carers This week we have been hit very hard with staff sickness  and a number of classes have been affected. Where staff have been out of college but well enough to teach, lessons were running online in their usual timetabled slot.  Where staff had been too unwell to teach… Read more »

Weekly College Update

Friday 28th January 2022 Dear Parents/ Carers, I would like to thank you for your collective response in support of the #ProtectStudentChoice petition – it closed on Sunday with 108,352 signatures. A Parliamentary debate will occur and  we will keep you updated about when that will take place. This is a really important step forward… Read more »

Weekly College Update

Friday 21th January 2022 Dear Parents/ Carers, You will have seen my note earlier this week regarding the changes to face mask wearing around the college. Students have been very mature and continue to make their own choices as to if they wish to wear masks in lessons, and these decisions have been respected by… Read more »

Weekly College Update

Friday 14th January 2022 Dear Parents/ Carers, The college calendar is currently heavily focused on vocational examinations and revision blast sessions, which will continue for another week, for both Year 12 and 13 students in unit exams. The students have been exceptional and these qualifications they are working to achieve are highly regarded, equivalent to… Read more »

Weekly College Update

Friday 7th January 2022 Welcome to 2022!  I hope you had a wonderful Festive Season and Happy New Year.  We had two really busy days of testing students ready for full return to college yesterday.  Testing has gone well, however as I mentioned in my recent email to parents, some students were a little unsure… Read more »

VTQ Examinations January 2022 Letter

Dear Parent/Carer Further to my letter on 14 December, which included the timetable, here is some information to help our students prepare for their exams which begin next week.  Please note students should be present for a morning exam at 8:45 and an afternoon exam at 12:45. There was a typo on the previous schedule… Read more »

Weekly College Update

Friday 10th December 2021 I am so incredibly proud of how hard all our staff and students have worked this term, and what they have achieved.  We have seen our young people grow and develop both personally and academically. Year 12 students have established strong work patterns and have now adapted well to the requirements… Read more »