Key Information for Year 10 Students

 

Important Dates:

2021 – 2022

30th September:            Early closure – 12.30pm for Open Evening preparation

9th December:               Carol Service 7pm start – All Saints Church

30th June:                      Year 10 Parents’ Evening

12th July:                        Careers workshop

 

The above dates are subject to change.

 

Academic Reports:

You should expect to receive a progress report from the school every half term detailing your son/daughters progress. These will be one of the following formats:

 

Progress Report This will be a summary of your son/daughters current and predicted grade. In addition, you will also have their effort for learning level on a 1-4 scale.
Full Report This is a full written report including comments from individual teachers along with targets for improving their progress. This will also include a current/predicted grade and effort for learning level.

Exam Board Information:

 

Subject Exam Board
Core Subjects
English Language AQA
English Literature AQA
Mathematics Edexcel
Triple Science: Biology AQA
Triple Science: Chemistry AQA
Triple Science: Physics AQA
Science Trilogy AQA
   
   
Options Subjects
Art and Design AQA
Business Studies OCR
Computer Science AQA
Construction BTEC Edexcel
Drama AQA
Geography AQA
History AQA
French AQA
Spanish AQA
Product Design EDUQAS  (part of WJEC)
Physical Education OCR
Religious Studies AQA
   
   
   

Exam boards correct as of September 2021. Any changes to the above exam boards will be confirmed in writing with parents.

 

Key Contacts

Jeremy Masson: Assistant Headteacher (Achievement)

jmasson@altwoodschool.co.uk

Simon McCallion: Assistant Headteacher (Pastoral)

smccallion@altwoodschool.co.uk

 

Heads of House

Mr Sheppard: Head of House – Faith

lsheppard@altwoodschool.co.uk

Mrs Gomez: KS4 – Head of House – Hope

lgomez@altwoodschool.co.uk 

Mr Smith: Head of House – Joy

asmith@altwoodschool.co.uk