INVESTORS IN PEOPLE AWARD
Following our IIP assessment in the summer term 2017, below is a copy of our assessment report confirming that we have achieved the gold standard.
JOBCENTRE NEAR ME
It is now easier to find local Jobcentre Plus offices, benefits and employment information. To help students and parents find their nearest jobcentre more easily the link below will take you to the nearest centre – http://www.jobcentrenearme.com
FREE ENGLISH RESOURCES FROM HOW2BECOME LIMITED
The School have been successful in securing £300 worth of books/DVD resources thanks to How2become Limited, the UK’s leading careers specialists. We are extremely grateful for this fantastic gesture and support which will be put to good use by our young people. Further details of the organisation can be obtained by clicking on their website – www.how2become.com
FREE RESOURCE FROM THE DYSLEXIA ASSOCIATION
Parents and Carers may find the site below useful in assisting their child with converting text to speech produced by the Dyslexia Association. Our English Teacher, Mr Bowen, has reported that a child or adult can access materials independently which normally would require support.
STUDENTS HOME COOKING SKILLS LINK
Students who need to access Jamie Oliver’s home cooking skills website, can do so by clicking on the link below.
THE ITALIAN JOB MEAL
Students as part of their BTEC course organised, prepared, cooked and served a delicious three course Italian Meal to invited guests on 12th October 2016. The evaluation feedback received was excellent as you can see from one of the guests, Italian Meal Customer Feedback. Attached is a follow up letter received from the lady Mayor, Kath Phillips, following the event. Mayor’s letter
Smoking is banned on the school site but we will be reviewing the position with regards to e cigarettes after discussion with Walsall NHS Trust and the recommendations of the Children’s and Families Bill. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/ecigarette-to-be-banned-for-u