Entries by Jane Taylor

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 12 February 2021

A message from the Head of School As we break for the half term holiday, I would like to take the opportunity to thank you once again for all your support. This has to have been one of the toughest starts to a new year that many of us have ever faced and it is without […]

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 5 February 2021

Remote Assembly This week’s assembly is delivered by Ms Simpson and focuses on Mental Health Awareness Week. Watch this week’s assembly here. Remote learning parent survey We would like to get your feedback once again on our remote learning provision and the quality of online teaching. Please speak to your child/ren about their online learning experience […]

Virtual assemblies 2021

We will share an assembly via the weekly email throughout the period of lockdown.   12 February 2021 – Assembly message for half term   5 February 2021 – Mental Health Week   29 January 2021     22 January 2021 –  5 Steps to Wellbeing Assembly  

WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 29 January 2021

Learning Conduct All students and parents are familiar with the Millthorpe School Learning Conduct expectations. We are very impressed with how our students have transitioned to home-learning, so we have adapted our Learning Conduct grid to suit the academic ‘new normal’. This will allow us to celebrate student success and report on remote learning progress after February half term. […]

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 […]

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 […]