Q: What times do I go to lessons? What time is break and lunch?
A: The timetable as of Sept 2013 is as follows :
08:40 - 08:55 Registration & Assembly
08:55 - 09:45 Period 1 (P1)
09:50 - 10:40 Period 2 (P2)
10:40 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 11:50 Period 3 (P3)
11:55 - 12:45 Period 4 (P4)
12:45 - 13:35 Lunch
13:35 - 14:25 Period 5 (P5)
14:30 - 15:20 Period 6 (P6)
Q: After holidays how will I know which week it is – Week 1 or Week 2?
A: Check your homework diary for week 1 and week 2. Your Tutor will also be able to inform you which week you will be coming back on before the holidays.
Q: What lessons will I be doing during the first year?
PE. Physical Education
IT. Design & Technology Computer Studies
RE. Religious Philosophy
L2 Learning to Learn
DT Design Technology
It must seem an awful lot to remember but don't worry, everyone feels a bit confused at first and all the other students manage to get it right. If they can do it, so can you!
Q: What happens if I lose my timetable?
A: Reprint it from the schools Virtual Learning Environment - NELE or ask your tutor for a copy.
Q: Can I leave the lessons to go to the toilet?
A: Make sure you go before registration, during break and lunch time. If you need to go to the toilet during a lesson, ask the teacher.
Q: What languages can I learn in school?
A: In Yr7 you learn French and German. From Yr 8 you choose either French or German.
Q: What day will I have Assembly?
A: Assemblies take place in the Main Hall or Sports Hall.
Monday - Year group & Progress Leader assemblies
Tuesday - Collingwood assembly
Wednesday - Mountbatten assembly
Thursday - Nelson assembly
Friday - Year Group assemblies