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23/05/18

Year 10 students by Jess Rowe and Kira Marks attended the Combined Cadet Force Annual Dinner https://t.co/CqpTPTMqEj

23/05/18

The Year 7 and 8 football trials will take place this evening from 6 - 7:30pm @ Lincoln Field (opposite Twickenham School, across Chertsey Road), Percy Road. Twickenham, TW2 6JW.

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/998869884586033153

22/05/18

Year 8 drama students created a Roll on the Wall for the main characters in the play Ernie’s Incredible illucinations by Alan Ayckbourn. https://t.co/T69plf07uI

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/998498324197068802

21/05/18

Year 9 drama students have taken inspiration from newspapers to create a topical play https://t.co/eL34aGEVco

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20/05/18

Well done to our Year 7 and 8 girls rounders team who beat St Richard Reynolds this week. https://t.co/KZGTKCEGLI

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/997755345228521472

19/05/18

The school held a fundraising footballer tournament for students raising money for their trip to Cambodia https://t.co/lxp7P7UOs4

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/997185038281330689

17/05/18

Our Year 9s produced 3D art to create works inspired by illustrators John Tenniel, Quentin Blake and Lauren Child https://t.co/6HUeEzOnLy

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/996307983528267777

15/05/18

The school will hold a staff versus students football match to help pupils fundraising for their trip to Cambodia https://t.co/IMha5TOAPR

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/995914176521560064

14/05/18

Our catering team will be serving a Spanish Fiesta style menu on Wednesday 16 May. Please find the menu attached. https://t.co/Oj0Y7oZ3c4

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13/05/18

Our boys Year 8 football team beat Teddington School 5-1 to be crowned Richmond borough champions. https://t.co/ktPQC04P7d

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/995237174944653313

12/05/18

Y10 students learned about life at one of the best universities in the world during a trip to colleges at Oxford University. https://t.co/aPImRRnSZY

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/994883012612579329

11/05/18

Author T.S. Easton talked to students about his books and signed autographs at the Richmond Cover Story event held at the school. https://t.co/BXrBkqjjPK

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05/05/18

Students got some navigation practice for the Duke of Edinburgh award during a trip to Box Hill, Surrey. https://t.co/ARGhNetkHg

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/992308618820124673

04/05/18

Our Year 9 boys football team have won the borough football cup after defeating Grey Court 6-2. https://t.co/nyEqgYN2yd

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/992127973108207617

03/05/18

Year 8 students learned survival skills on a two day Bush Craft trip to a forest in Oxford. https://t.co/ibfELLAw6A

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/992033565775933440

03/05/18

The Year 7 rounders team started their season with a win over Richmond upon Thames School. The score was 11-8. https://t.co/JAmnk1i7LW

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/991723195064602624

02/05/18

Families are invited to the Open House at the on Thursday May 17th. See poster for details. https://t.co/EiaXXINrbI

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/991722270233153536

02/05/18

Teen author T.S Easton will give a talk at the Richmond Library Annexe on May 9th, 7.00 - 8.00pm. See poster for details. https://t.co/POH8rrN1JG

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/991703919612088323

02/05/18

Year 8 students need your broken crockery for an art project. See poster for details. https://t.co/VKknFNtvjp

http://www.twitter.com/hampton_high/status/991341530215575552

01/05/18

Our Year 9s produced 3D art to create works inspired by illustrators John Tenniel, Quentin Blake and Lauren Child https://t.co/Px9Nxhpti3

Posted on: 04/05/2018

Governors’ Learning Walk

On Friday 27 April staff and students welcomed a group of 6 of our governors to conduct ‘learning walks’ across the school. The purpose of this was for the group to look at teaching and learning, as well as behaviour and standards across the site. The governors visited over 12 lessons in total and stayed for lunch in Kipling Arena. As a leadership team we regularly carry out learning walks to check the climate for learning, ensure lessons are taught well and that standards of behaviour are high. Our findings are always fed back directly to staff so that we can continue to improve our provison. At our governing body meetings governors present a regular item on teaching and learning supported by our own internal evidence and that of our school improvement officer. The governor learning walks help validate this information and give a rich opportunity for them to see us at work and experience the typicality of life here for our students. The students were very polite and welcoming to our guests and the governors were impressed with what they saw. We are grateful for the suggestions they gave which we will feed back to staff and ensure are fully taken on board.
 
The governors were impressed with our approach to differentiation in lessons. We follow a three way differentiation approach so that main tasks are set up to be achieved in one of three ways. This enables the work to be fully accessible to all learners. The group was confident that this was evident across the board and saw opportunities for stretch and challenge in many lessons.  They noted that learning objectives were clear in each lesson visited and that pupils behaved well. They were pleased that the environment for learning was positive and that students felt safe and secure with their learning. They also noted that there was no evidence of mobile phones. 
 
Some of the areas that we could improve on include having posters up in each room about our behaviour expectations. In some lessons a few students dominated, answering the teachers questions and so we need to look at this, and they thought that some teaching was a  little too didactic. All individual feedback will be given to staff. We are on a continuous journey of improvement here at Hampton High. We take all feedback on board to strive to make this an outstanding learning environment.