Year 10

Recent letters home

Red Nose Day: Friday 24 March 2017
Important safety information: Frontier Centre, Irthlingborough
Important safeguarding information: Musically and Oovoo apps
Year 9-10 trip to the First World War Battlefields: 14-15 July 2017
Letter to parents re. severe weather conditions


E-safety advice for parents/carers

E-safety parent and carer advice booklet from Northamptonshire County Council (updated April 2016)

Think U Know A website especially for parents/carers, launched in December 2015, offering a completely refreshed suite of articles and guidance on all aspects of child internet safety and how to keep children safe from sexual abuse, both online and off. Users will find films, downloadable guides and useful links to support organisations:

www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents

CEOP Safety Centre Families can report abuse and exploitation directly to the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP):

www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre

NCA Cyber Crime Advice from the National Crime Agency on how to help young people avoid the risks of getting involved in cyber crime

www.nationalcrimeagency.gov.uk

Educate Against Hate brings together the best advice, support and resources available for parents, teachers and school leaders who want to learn how to protect young people from extremism and radicalisation, and is the result of successful collaboration between the Department for Education, the Home Office, the NSPCC, Internet Matters, Childnet, ParentZone, UK Internet Safety Centre, and the many other organisations who have contributed resources.

www.educateagainsthate.com

Useful advice for parents/carers

Child Employment Guidance from the Education Entitlement Service at Northamptonshire County Council
The Common Assessment for Families in Northamptonshire: What does it mean for your family?
Getting into Homework: A complete guide to helping your child's learning at home
Coaching your Teenager: A booklet to help parents/carers of teenagers aged 14-18

Information pack

Home College Agreement
eSafety Information
Privacy notices
Cashless payment system for school meals
Biometric payment system for school meals
Free school meals

E-safety information for parents (from CEOP and Parent Zone)
Meet the Year 10 Pastoral Team
Pastoral LeaderMr E Otchere
10 AMMr A Meadowsmith
10 CKCMiss K Campbell
10 SLMr S Letts
10 VPMrs V Peverell
10 CPMiss C Pucel

Mrs L Gauvrit - Assistant Headteacher for Pastoral Care & Guidance, Inclusion

Mrs H Huchet - Assistant Headteacher for PSHE & LORIC

Mrs K Letts - Head of Key Stage 4


Inspirational Year 9 & 10 visit to the Caterpillar Innovation Centre

The Caterpillar Innovation Centre in Leicester invited a group of interested Year 9 and 10 students to attend an event based around apprenticeships and careers in engineering ...... Read more

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Huxlow’s whole College community assembled for Remembrance Day

On Friday 11 November 2016, the whole College community assembled. The “Last Post” was performed on the trumpet by one of Huxlow’s young musicians, followed by a two minute silence. One of Huxlow’s student librarians read ‘In Flanders Fields’ to close ......Read more

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Parent View - Give Ofsted your view on your child's school

Parents / Carers, please click on the image above to access the Ofsted Parent View website and give them your views on Huxlow Science College.


Gold heart balloon release for Childhood Cancer Awareness

On the morning of Friday 30th September 2016, Huxlow’s House Captains and their squads released four gold heart balloons to mark the end of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month ......Read more

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"The Power of Love": powerful drama workshops focusing on healthy relationships for Year 10

Northamptonshire Police provided a drama workshop session on Thursday 3rd March called “The Power of Love”, delivered by the Solomon Theatre Company. The students watched a powerful live drama performance all about families, friends and relationships......Read more

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Huxlow's Annual Quiz Night: fundraising in support of 'Help for Heroes'

Huxlow’s fifth annual Quiz Night took place on Thursday 19th November 2015, this time organised by Year 10 students, in aid of their chosen charity ‘Help for Heroes’. It was a fantastic evening with an entertaining quiz, a raffle, a musical interlude from the choir and loads of lovely refreshments. A huge thank you to all who supported the event, raising a total of £406.27 ...... Read more

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