PARENTAL BULLETIN – 10 JANUARY 2020

PARENTAL BULLETIN – 10 JANUARY 2020

YEAR 9 PARENTS’ EVENING

Thursday 23rd January between 4.00-7.00pm in the Dining Hall. (5 min slot each – Last slot 6.55pm). To book a slot either use the link attached or go our website under “Parents” dropdown to “Parents’ Evening” where it talks you through booking a slot. Booking is live from Monday 13th January. http://www.trinity.worcs.sch.uk/index.php/parents-evening/

PARENT PARKING

Parents needing to park within the school gates, for visits or enquiries at Reception, please park in the lower car park to avoid parking in a member of staff’s parking space. For children being dropped off via cars, please use the Easemore entrance, rather than the Grove Street entrance, for safer transit for all involved. Your cooperation in this matter is appreciated.

YEAR 10 & 11 BOYS’ TOILETS

We are happy to announce the official opening of the Year 10 & 11 boys’ toilets! A huge improvement, we hope you’ll agree. This completes the update to all students’ toilets. Please see the link to see for yourselves: http://www.trinity.worcs.sch.uk/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Toilets-scaled.jpg

THE GREAT ORCHESTRA OF CHRISTMAS CHARITY
This Sunday, 12th January, there will be activities for children and parents, including a large tombola and opportunities to buy Polish food, money raised will go to charity. To be held from 1.00pm to 7.30pm – at the HDA-METTIS Sport & Social Club, Cherry Tree Walk, B97 6PB Redditch.

YEAR 9 MENINGITUS VACCINATIONS

Parent/Carers of Year 9 students: Meningitis vaccinations will be taking place Thurs 16th & Fri 17th January. Any outstanding consent forms need to be handed into school before next Thursday please.

CAREERS

A reminder to Year 11 students who are thinking of applying to a college that they need to apply online as soon as possible. Please see Mrs Laxton for any help or advice.

YEAR 11 HOSPITALITY & CATERING

Students have received confirmation of when their practical exams will take place.  Parents/Carers have been sent a letter on School Gateway regarding the practical assessments.

In our drive to broaden our vocabulary, please find our new T2 Word of the week – FOCUS:

  • I think Billy likes to be the focus of attention (noun).
  • What is the focus of your school project? (noun).
  • When they removed the bandages, the patient couldn’t focus her eyes properly (verb).

Vocab Builder Word of the Week: ‘dragoon’ – verb, to force someone into compliance by violent means.

Quote of the Week: ‘Common sense is not so common.’ – Voltaire, French writer.

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

23 January Y9 Parents’ Evening 4.00-7.00pm – Dining Hall
6 February Y9 Options Evening
14 February Teacher Education Day – school shut to students
17-21 February Half Term
24 February School resumes as normal at 08.45am
27 February Y11 Parents’ Evening