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Category: Year 11

National Apprenticeship week 8th – 12th Feb

Each month, Amazing Apprenticeships produces a mini-magazine-style publication that contains useful information for parents, carers and their families around apprenticeships, traineeships and T Levels. It’s completely free of charge for students’ families so that they can keep their knowledge of apprenticeships current and up to date. Activity idea Sign up to receive the monthly Amazing Apprenticeships […]

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Year 11 Exams update

The Department for Education has announced that scheduled assessments for Vocational and Technical Qualifications (VTQs), specifically Performance Table Qualifications, will not take place in February or March this year. For schools and colleges, like ours, who are taking Pearson qualifications, this means that external assessments for BTEC Level 2 Tech Awards, Firsts, Technicals and Level […]

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Exams Update Year 11 and 13

Dear Parent/Carer, You will already be aware that the government has announced that schools and colleges can continue with the vocational and technical exams due to take place in this January where it is right to do so. This may be particularly important for vocational and technical qualifications which require a ‘licence to practise’, which […]

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Year 11 Self Isolation Mock Exams

Dear Parents/Carers, You will be aware we had a positive case of coronavirus in Year 11 and as a result a group of students were required to self-isolate. In the interest of bringing clarity to all students and parents/carers in Year 11 we have updated our mock examination timetable. It is important to note, if […]

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Year 11 Virtual Parents Evening

If you have any feedback or questions for the Year 11 virtual parents evening please use the google form below: http://bit.ly/gacparentfeedback  

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Year 11 and 13 Virtual Parents Evening

Dear Parents/Carers, In-line with government guidance, we will be holding Parents Evening virtually and not on site at the Academy as we had hoped to. We believe in the importance of communication with parents regarding their child’s progress and hope that parents will attend.

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Parents Information Evenings Yr 7, 11 & 13

Over the coming days we are holding online parents information evenings for years 7, 11 and 13. This will be conducted via the Google Meet platform.  A recording will also be available after the event for those unable to attend.

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GCSE Results!

Congratulations to all Year 11 GCSE students! It was great to see many of you on site and celebrating your results! Whatever your results or plans for the next phase of life, Grace Academy is here to support you so please get in touch if you need any advice.

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GCSE Letter to Students Ofqual Update

Dear Year 11 Students, I am sure that you have been paying close attention to the announcements from the government over the last few days. Like all schools across the country, we are waiting to hear the final decision from the government regarding appeals and grades. At the time of writing this letter this announcement […]

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GCSE Results Day – 20th August 2020

Dear Students, We hope you are keeping well but we appreciated there will be some anxiety regarding your GCSE results particularly after seeing some of the media reports on the situation in Scotland and with A-Levels this week. You may be aware of the recent announcement from the Government regarding mock results.

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