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23/07/21

Please find our end of term newsletter on our website. https://t.co/TArEHFFa3w

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16/07/21

We have been lucky with the weather for our Sports Days this week! Students have been participating in Dodgeball, Netball, Football and Athletics. We will be sharing the results with you next week! https://t.co/Uei37U4JzF

16/07/21

Please find our weekly newsletter on our website. https://t.co/TArEHFFa3w

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16/07/21

Y7 have been busy making these lovely spooky soft toys in the style of Tim Burton! https://t.co/K5GffU2sRT

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16/07/21

Message from Mrs Molin: Well done Hajan B and Ioana M in Year 7 for writing some wonderful Street Dance reports in Dance. https://t.co/Iy9sEXKu6E

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16/07/21

Well done to Mia C and Poppy B in Y7 for their fantastic use of key art equipment to produce accomplished tonal portraits. Incredible talent, well done! https://t.co/K5sbJdZXru

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09/07/21

Out of school success -Well done to Grace S in Y9 for her performance in her drama club's production of 'Adventures in Wonderland' in the gardens of Strawberry Hill House! Ms Povey and Mrs Molin said the performance was amazing. Well done Grace! https://t.co/mk0KMf16bI

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09/07/21

A huge thank you to all the parents who helped put on an amazing Prom for our Year 11 last night. We can't thank you enough for all your hard work in making the night such a success for our students! https://t.co/Y9GyH7C09w

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09/07/21

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR GARDENING - SAT 10TH JULY. A huge thank you to all those who helped us make a great start on The Wren Garden at the weekend. Work continues this Saturday at 9am. If you would like to get involved please email parentvolunteergroup.org.uk. https://t.co/52crRIRvrG

09/07/21

Vacancy: Catering Assistant https://t.co/3kWp0fzlcM

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09/07/21

We are proud to announce a new partnership with starting in September 2021! More details can be found on our website. https://t.co/K3z1Wp2sbQ https://t.co/gTm3YflwtP

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08/07/21

Well done to Kornelia B and Daisy S in Y8 for their very accomplished monochromatic still life drawings. https://t.co/SsFG81jrBK

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08/07/21

Some beautiful work done by our Y7 students. They set up dynamic compositions and used colour alongside purposeful and accurate sketching to really bring their still life to life! Well done to Lola, Daisy and Leo whose work can be see here. https://t.co/KbBlIQPuVZ

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08/07/21

Message from Mrs Roberts: Well done to my Year 10 art class who have made a start on a final A1 mixed media piece in response to the theme 'Everyday Objects and Lockdown'. https://t.co/HtfxFc37b2

07/07/21

Well done to Vianna M and Vuyiswa M in Y9 for entering the Ledbury Poetry Festival. Their entries can be read in this week's newsletter. If you are a budding poet, their competition is still open for all age groups until Thursday 15 July! https://t.co/jkvvRJBTYg

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07/07/21

Well done to Louise-Raphaella G in Y9 for her sonnet she wrote in English! https://t.co/N4MQ5dG7KR

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02/07/21

We will be running a Summer School for our new Year 7 students so that they get to meet each other and also the staff. https://t.co/s1sM7oB1Yd

02/07/21

Please find our weekly newsletter on our website. https://t.co/TArEHFFa3w

02/07/21

London Youth Games Cycling Trials are currently looking to recruit more students for their Road Cycling Trials on Sunday 11 July at Kempton Park Racecourse (Jockey Hostal) - 12pm start.

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02/07/21

Y7 have been busy making pizza with Mrs Martin this week! https://t.co/0BJ6c5Qpee

Further Advice

A fantastic article that sets out 19 questions for you to ask yourself when thinking about your GCSE subjects. The questions are below, but more information is available in the article. It is important to consider your response to many of these questions as it is likely you have thought them! Please note any starred questions as they may not be relevant to our school.

https://www.youthemployment.org.uk/choosing-gcse-options-19-questions-ask/

  1. Should I base GCSE options on what I am good at?
  2. Should I base my GCSE options on what I enjoy?
  3. Should I choose a GCSE subject because I like a teacher
  4. Should I choose a GCSE subject because my friends are doing it?
  5. How much should money and future salary be a factor when I am choosing GCSEs?
  6. Whose advice should I listen to when choosing GCSE options?
  7. **We require students to take 9 GCSE subjects, so you will not be ablet o chose more or less.
  8. Are my A-Level choices affected by the GCSE choices I make now?
  9. Do universities care about which GCSE options you choose?
  10. Should I think about how courses are marked when choosing GCSE options?
  11. What’s the difference triple or double sciences?
  12. How important is it to get good grades in my GCSEs?
  13. What’s the difference between ‘hard’ and ‘soft’ subjects?
  14. ** We only offer GCSE courses at Hampton High
  15. How useful is GCSE advice from online student forums?
  16. Does my final GCSE options list look balanced?
  17. Does it matter if I’m in a lower set for my GCSEs?
  18. Will I ever regret my GCSE choices?
  19. How can I cope with the immense stress of choosing GCSE options?

Who to contact for more information:

Further information about subjects – subject teachers and heads of subjects. Contact details are available from the school website.

Careers advice and requesting a careers meeting:

Queries regarding the options process:

Further advice about options, careers, or progress – your child’s tutor:

Information regarding future support with Exams and Access arrangements

Further information available

BBC Bitesize: Everything you need to know https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrjh92p

The Uni Guide: How important are GCSEs when it comes to university? https://www.theuniguide.co.uk/advice/gcse-choices-university/how-important-are-gcse-choices-when-it-comes-to-university