Entries by Jane Taylor

Development Project News – June 2020

We are delighted to confirm that two exciting development projects will be getting underway on Monday 29 June. The Artificial Grass Pitch project, funded by City of York Council as part of the expansion of Scarcroft School, will create a fantastic sports facility available for use all year round for Millthorpe and Scarcroft students, as […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 19 June 2020

Message from the Head of School Dear parents/carers We have had a really good week this week in school with approximately 70% of Year 10 students returning for lessons. Their punctuality, behaviour and engagement has been impeccable; teachers have been really happy to welcome them back and be able to teach once again, despite the […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 12 June 2020

Message from the Head of School Dear parents/carers Thank you to all those parents/carers of Year 7-9 students who completed the survey about their child’s online learning experience, to tell us about what is going well and what we can improve. We will look at all of your feedback and share our response with you next week. Thanks […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 5 June 2020

Message from the Head of School Dear parents/carers I hope that you have all had a good week and that students have been able to get back into managing their school work from home. Many thanks for all of the lovely emails that we have received from parents over the last week, particularly in reference […]

BROTHERS SLEEP OUT FOR 50 NIGHTS TO SUPPORT RSPCA

Year 7 student, Isaac Milsted and his younger brother Ruari, have been using their time in lock down wisely, by sleeping out for 50 nights to support a local animal home. Isaac and Ruari took on the task of sleeping in a tent in their back garden for 50 nights consecutively, all to raise money for […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 29 May 2020

Message from the Head of School Dear parents/carers I hope that you have been able to enjoy the sunshine with your family this week. Thank you to all Year 10 parents who responded to our proposal for wider opening sent last week. We will be able to respond to any queries/concerns raised and explain how we […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 22 May 2020

Message from the Head of School Dear parents/carers I hope that you are all well and are able to enjoy a little more fresh air as the lockdown has eased. May half term Next week it is half term at school, so children and staff are encouraged to take a break from their school work. […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 15 May 2020

Dear Parent/Carer Following the Government’s announcement about the gradual opening of schools to more students over the coming weeks and months, there is much discussion about exactly how and when this is likely to take place. Although we are making a range of plans and preparations, there are still many questions yet to be answered. […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 8 May 2020

Dear Parent/Carer So another week away from school for most of us comes to an end, and we wait to hear the government’s plans for the next phase of lockdown on Sunday. We will of course be in touch again once it is clear what implications this may have for Millthorpe. In the meantime, thank […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 1 May 2020

Message from the Head of School Dear parent, carers and students As we begin the month of May, as a community we should be looking forward to spending time enjoying the sunshine at school, but times are very different for us all. I never thought that I would miss the very familiar sounds of the […]