Castle Rushen High School

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Student Newsletter - Monday 4 May
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It’s May already! Here is the next newsletter. Please can we ask you to take a few minutes to go through it with your child? Also, as teachers are trying to help students by structuring the work, please take a little time on Monday morning to help them plan their work for the week, looking at any n…

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Student Newsletter - 27 April 2020
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We hope the first week of the new term has gone well and that your child has managed to engage with some of our remote learning. Please do take the time to read the newsletter with your child as there are changes and improvements to our provision as we go along and also because they may need your h…

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Student Newsletter - 20 April 2020
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After a two week break, we are ready to kick start the new term with all of our students on Monday morning. Please find attached the latest newsletter. We ask that you take the time to read through it with your child to ensure they feel motivated, but not overwhelmed. Our teachers are working reall…

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Free School Meals - UPDATE
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From week commencing 20th April, parents of children who are entitled to free school meals will receive a voucher from the Department of Education Sport and Culture which can be used at Shoprite stores. This will replace the current arrangement of collecting a packed lunch from the school. Students…

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Exam Update
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We have now received further updates about the Summer 2020 exam grade estimation process, which mostly affects Year 11 students: WJEC will follow the Qualifications Wales guidance (which is very similar to the Ofqual guidance for England) https://www.qualificationswales.org/english/coronavirus---co…

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Student Newsletter - 6 April 2020
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We hope that you found our last newsletter useful and that students have made some progress with their home learning. Obviously we should all be enjoying Easter holidays now, but this two week break will be very different, so we thought we’d try and support you in entertaining your children with so…

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Ofqual Update
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You may be aware that Ofqual, the exam regulator for England, has today published some guidance for schools, students and parents about the awarding of Exam results this year. See https://www.gov.uk/government/news/how-gcses-as-a-... This is mostly relevant to Year 13 students, to whom our Head of…

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