Derby Food 4 Thought Alliance

The Derby Food 4 Thought Alliance supports people in Derby who are experiencing food poverty, through food provision, signposting, education, and advice. Read the document below if you need support...

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Epraise Reward System

We would like to inform you of our exciting new reward system that will be launched in September. The platform is called Epraise and is an online service for schools that helps parents/carers to engage more with their children's education.

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GCSE Results Day

GCSE results day will take place on Thursday 25th August 2022.

Pupils can collect their results from the main hall from 9.30am until 12 noon. Results will also be emailed out to pupils' school email address. Please ensure you know your login details before results day.

West Park Families Newsletter - Tuesday 19th July 2022

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West Park Families Newsletter - Friday 15th July 2022

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Derby's Summer 2022 Term Break - Financial Support

Derby City Council is delighted to continue to offer children and families financial support for Free School Meals during the Summer Term break 2022.

For those that are entitled and currently receive free school meals will receive a £60 voucher that can be used at any of the following nine supermarkets, Aldi, Asda, Farm Foods, Iceland, Morrisons, M&S, Sainsbury, Tesco and Waitrose.

Your voucher code must be redeemed by 29 September 2022.

West Park Families Newsletter - Tuesday 12th July 2022

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West Park Families Newsletter - Friday 8th July 2022

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Changes to HPV Vaccine

We have been informed by NHS England that sometime during the summer of 2022 the HPV vaccine used in the programme will switch from Gardasil to Gardasil 9. Please click the link below to read more about this...

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West Park Families Newsletter - Tuesday 28th June 2022

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Uniform Reminder

As the end of term is approaching we know that parents and carers will already be thinking about replacing uniform for next year and possibly taking advantage of some of the pre-holiday discounts that uniform shops offer...

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WestFest Book Stall 2022

We will be holding a second-hand book stall at our WestFest event this year and would be grateful for any donations of good quality books or comics you no longer require for this event.

Please drop off any donations to our main Reception by Tuesday 12th July.

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West Park Families Newsletter - Brian Walker

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West Park Families Newsletter - Wednesday 15th June 2022

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Aspens Catering Announcement

From the 1st of September 2022 we are pleased to announce that Aspens will be our new catering provider. Click the link below for an introduction from Aspens...

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West Park Families Newsletter - Thursday 26th May 2022

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Year 11 Prom Details

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Derby Food 4 Thought Alliance

The Derby Food 4 Thought Alliance supports people in Derby who are experiencing food poverty, through food provision, signposting, education, and advice. Read the document below if you need support...

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Year 11 West Park Families Newsletter - Friday 20th May 2022

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May Term Free School Meals

Derby City Council is delighted to continue to offer children and families financial support for Free School Meals during the May Term break 2022. We will begin to issue vouchers electronically w.c 23rd of May. If you haven't provided the school with an email address, your voucher will be posted.

The voucher code will give your family access to a £10 voucher that can be used at any of the following nine supermarkets, Aldi, Asda, Farm Foods, Iceland, Morrisons, M&S, Sainsbury, Tesco and Waitrose.

West Park Families Newsletter - Friday 13th May 2022

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Year 11 Maths Revision Session

In order to support our year 11s further with Maths preparation for their GCSE examinations, we are pleased to offer a revision session during half-term for any interested pupils. The session will take place on Wednesday 1st June, 10am to noon, in S block.

This will provide an opportunity to revise key topics in preperation for papers 2 and 3. Places must be booked and can be done so by completing and returning the parental consent slip that has been provided to all year 11 pupils. Further copies are available from the Maths department or available to download from FireFly. Please return these by Friday 20th May.

Good luck to all year 11 pupils in their examinations!

Queen's Jubilee Stall Application

Please complete the attached form if you are interested in booking a stall at our Spondon Queen's Jubilee event at West Park School.

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SHOUTaboutSEND Event

We would like to invite all West Park pupils and their families to attend this 'SHOUTaboutSEND' inclusive event on Saturday 14th May at Derby Rugby Club.

The event is for all ages and abilities to come together and celebrate all things Sport, SEND, and Inclusion! We hope to see some of you there.

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JCQ Information for Candidates

Please click the link below for the JCQ Information for Candidates document for our year 11 pupils.

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Year 8 HPV Vaccinations Reminder

The vaccination team will be attending school during the summer term to vaccinate year 8 students with the HPV Human Papilloma Vaccine

If your child is in year 8, please click the link below for more information regarding this and details on how to complete the consent form.

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West Park Families Newsletter - Friday 8th April 2022

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Free Workshops over Easter

Want to be part of a festival this summer, created by, led by, and showcasing the young talent of Derby? There are lots of opportunities for young people to take part as a performer or work on the planning, technical, and marketing of the festival...

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Easter Promise 2022

The Easter Promise provides free activities and free school meals for Derby city eligible families, funded by the Department for Education. Derby City Council is working in partnership with Community Action Derby to provide an active programme for the children to enjoy...

NOTE: Please be aware the link on the pdf is incorrect, the correct link is derby.gov.uk/easterpromise.

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Free School Meals

Derby City Council is delighted to continue to offer children and families financial support for Free School Meals during the Easter Holidays 2022. A meal voucher will be sent out w/c 4th of April 2022. If you have not previously provided the school with an email address your voucher will be posted. Please remember to check your junk/spam box.

Non-Uniform Day

This Friday (08-04-22) will be our last day of term and a non-uniform day. We will be raising money for 'Spondon Green Spaces', an organisation which supports the enhancement of our local parks and the areas that we live in.

We ask that you make a £1 donation via ParentPay to help us support this cause. Thank you.

West Park Families Newsletter - Friday 31st March 2022

Click the link below to read the latest West Park Families Newsletter from the head. This contains further information on the current COVID-19 restrictions...

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Year 8 HPV Vaccinations

The vaccination team will be attending school during the summer term to vaccinate year 8 students with the HPV Human Papilloma Vaccine

If your child is in year 8, please click the link below for more information regarding this and details on how to complete the consent form.

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Year 11 Prom

In exciting news, we are pushing forward with plans for the Year 11 Prom!

We are carrying over a booking from the last two years and prom will be taking place at Derbyshire County Cricket Club on Friday 15th July.

West Park Families Newsletter - Friday 18th March 2022

Click the link below to read the latest West Park Families Newsletter from the head. This contains information on the current COVID-19 situation, Year 6 transition, Calendar amendments, and more...

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West Park Families Newsletter - Friday 4th March 2022

Click the link below to read the latest West Park Families Newsletter from the head. This contains information on the current COVID-19 situation, Year 9 options, Year 11 exams, and more...

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World Book Day

Next week on Thursday (03/03/22) we are celebrating World Book Day! We will be providing vouchers to years 7 - 9, if any year 10 or 11 pupils wish to claim their voucher, they are welcome to collect them from the library.

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Teenage Booster & Meningitis ACWY Reminder

If your child has missed the routine Year 9 vaccinations (Teenage Booster and Meningitis ACWY) and you have not previously completed a consent form, please follow the link below.

If we receive a completed consent form we will aim to see your child on the same day as the planned Year 9 session in school this year. However if this is not possible you will be sent a link to book an appointment at a local clinic.

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Exam Update

Please take some time to read the attached document regarding changes to exams this year.

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COVID-19 Update

Please take some time to read the attached document from Derby City Council, this contains an update on the current COVID-19 situation.

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Year 11 Leavers Hoodies

For those of you that are wanting one, the year 11 leavers hoodies MUST be paid for by 28th February or they will not be ordered. Payment needs to be made via ParentPay.

Pupils should visit Miss Birkinshaw if this is going to be an issue.

Children's Mental Health Week

It's Children's Mental Health Week this week and we would like to share some valuable resources and links with you. Each day we will share a different trusted link/support service. As always, please get in touch with us at school if there is anything that you would like support with regarding your child(ren).

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Face Masks

Mask wearing will no longer be required in classrooms from 20/01/22. Masks will continue to be worn in corridors and indoor communal areas. Thank you.

Teenage Booster & Meningitis ACWY Reminder

We will be continuing to use the e-consent for the Teenage Booster, and Men ACWY vaccination programme and will be offering vaccination to girls and boys in Year 9.

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