Year 8

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Year 8

In Year 8 we build upon the good practice developed in Year 7. We develop the sense of community and encourage our students to contribute to and engage with Academy life.

Head of Year 8

  • Promotes scholarly behaviour
  • Tracks and monitors progress
  • Develops a positive atmosphere in which students can thrive

The Year 8 Form Teacher

  • Promotes scholarly behaviour
  • Delivers the tutorial programme
  • Tracks attendance
  • Monitors behaviour
  • Keeps in regular contact with parents when appropriate

Assemblies Include

  • Funding Foundation
  • Rights and Responsibilities
  • British Values
  • Equal Opportunities
  • Health Improvement Team
  • Anti Bullying
  • Self Esteem
  • Young Carers
  • Being prepared
  • Attendance
  • Raising Aspirations

The Tutorial Programme

  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Drop Everything and Read (DEAR)  time
  • Word of the week
  • Weekly assembly

Events throughout the Year

  • Consultation Evening