Entries by Jane Taylor

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 22 January 2021

Message from the Head of School Thank you once again for all your support during another challenging week. We hope that your children have benefited from more live and interactive content in their lessons. We’re reviewing how this is going and looking at ways to further improve the online learning experience. This includes analysing the responses to […]

Virtual assemblies 2021

We will share an assembly via the weekly email throughout the period of lockdown. 5 Steps to Wellbeing Assembly – 22 January 2021

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 15 January 2021

Message from the Head of School This has been another busy (slightly crazy!) week for everyone at Millthorpe and across the sector, as we continue to work and learn in an ever-changing landscape. Please accept our apologies for the number of emails we have sent over the last few days, but we are keen to […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 8 January 2021

Great start to an unusual New Year Well we’ve had a very successful first week of online learning at Millthorpe and I feel very proud of what our staff and students have achieved at one night’s notice. Thank you firstly to all of our parents for helping students get on board with the new arrangements […]

Christmas performances 2020

The music plays on…. As with so many things this year, our Christmas performances have had to adapt to the new rules, but our students have still made some wonderful music. Well done to them all! This performance of Christmas Star is from our Year 11 GCSE Music students. And this video features our Year […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Thursday 17 December 2020

Wishing you a happy, healthy and safe Christmas break We wish you all a very happy and restful Christmas break. We hope that everyone stays well and we have been reminding students in assemblies of the importance of following rules around social distancing during the holidays to keep themselves and everyone else in the community safe. If […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 11 December 2020

Important: School Closing for Christmas on Thursday 17 December This year Millthorpe will be closing for Christmas on Thursday 17 December. School will end at the normal time on that day and full uniform should be worn. We have made this decision in line with the Government’s suggestion that schools make Friday 18 December a non-teaching day […]

£1m sports facility formally handed over

A new £1 million sports facility at Millthorpe School has been formally handed over. Representatives from the school, South Bank Multi-Academy Trust, City of York Council, who provided the funding, Scarcroft Primary School, Steve Wells Associates, who acted as consultants for the project and construction company CLS, attended a socially distanced ceremony to mark its […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 4 December 2020

Millthorpe Christmas Charity Appeal This week in assembly Miss Greenhalgh launched our Christmas Charity Appeal. This year we will be collecting donations for Carecent, Kitchen for Everyone and Refugee Action York. We have been blown away by your generosity over the past few years and are delighted to be supporting some of those most in need in our city during […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 27 November 2020

Updates from last Friday’s email We’ve had another really positive week this week, with the vast majority of students arriving with masks and everyone working hard to maintain all the hygiene and safety measures. Thank you to all of you. All Key Stage 3 students have had an assembly about the changes to teaching groups and […]