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Feb 15, 2015

Posted by:rbramley

Dear Parents, Cares and Friends Life After Levels This blog post was pointed out to me last week and it makes interesting reading.  Looks like we are not the only ones trying to base our assessment on students' learning rather than a set of numbers (although we aren't claiming to have invented the system!).  We are also...

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Feb 5, 2015

Posted by:rbramley

Dear Parents, Carers and Friends

After postponing Parent's Forum on Tuesday, we have had no other weather related changes, but please keep an eye on this blog whilst the weather is so cold.

Richard Bramley

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Feb 3, 2015

Posted by:rbramley

Dear Parents, Carers and Friends

Year 7 Parents' Evening 4:30 to 7:30 Wednesday 4th February is on as scheduled unless we get a really major fall of snow (so major you would recognise it as 'major' instantly!).

Richard Bramley

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Headteacher's Blog

Feb 3, 2015

Posted by:rbramley

Parents' Forum Tuesday 3rd February cancelled 


Dear Parents, Carers and Friends

Due to the unpredictable nature of the weather, we have decided to cancel tonight's Parents Forum meeting.  We will look forward to seeing Parents and Carers at the next meeting. Sorry.

Richard Bramley

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Headteacher's blog

Jan 18, 2015

Posted by:rbramley

Dear Parents, Carers and Friends I mentioned in the Newsletter this week that I would re-print some further information about the changes in the assessment system at Key Stage 3 in the school.  Here it is. Why the change In the assessment system? In June 2013, the DfE announced “As part of our reforms to the national curriculum,...

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Headteacher's Blog

Dec 19, 2014

Posted by:rbramley

  Dear Parents, Carers and Friends   It’s the end of a long and productive term at Lady Lumley’s School.  Whilst students in Years 10 to 13 worked to the very last minute, Key Stage 3 students and their staff marked the start of the Christmas break with music and songs in the assembly hall.  We were entertained...

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Headteacher's Blog

Dec 12, 2014

Posted by:rbramley

Dear Parents, Carers and Friends The 128 duplicate bus will return to normal service from tonight (Friday). Thank you to Mr Blyth and EYMS for sorting things out so quickly. Richard Bramley   Why the change in the assessment system? In June 2013, the DfE announced “As part of our reforms to the national curriculum, the current system of ‘levels’ used to...

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Feb 15, 2015

Headteacher's Blog


Dear Parents, Cares and Friends

Life After Levels

This blog post was pointed out to me last week and it makes interesting reading.  Looks like we are not the only ones trying to base our assessment on students' learning rather than a set of numbers (although we aren't claiming to have invented the system!).  We are also a bit ahead of some as we haven't used target grades with Year 10 since September.

Richard Bramley

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