• Robberies on Soho Road January 2020Dear Parent/Carer,There have been concerns regarding robbery’s taking place on Soho Road recently involving young men, not from Holyhead School. In order to protect Holyhead students, please ensure your son/daughter is being extra vigilant on the way home from school and is accompanied by a friend whenever possible. If your child is concerned, they should come straight back to school so that we can inform the Police. If you notice anything untoward, you can contact Mrs Denny (Designated Safeguarding Lead at Holyhead School), or call 101 and request the Soho Police team. We would like to reassure you that we have members of staff on duty along Soho Road outside the school. We have ...
    Posted Jan 17, 2020, 7:35 AM by J Grant
  • School Meals Price Increase from 1st January 2020 Dear Parent/Carer, I am writing to inform you that with effect from 1st January 2020 the price of a school meal deal for all students will be increased by 10p to a minimum of £2.40 per day. Therefore, dinner money for one week will be £12.00 which should be paid via Parentmail. The Free School Meals allocation to be used at lunchtime for those students that are eligible will also increase to £2.40 per day. Please find the new price list from 1st January 2020 below: Free Breakfast 8.00-8.30am:Variety of cereals, bagels or porridge Breaktime 10.45-11.00am:         Muffins, waffles, pasties and fruit and yogurt- priced individually Lunchtime 12.40-1 ...
    Posted Dec 20, 2019, 3:41 AM by J Grant
  • Welcome to Holyhead Welcome and Introduction Thank you for your interest in Holyhead School. We are an 11-19 Academy at the heart of Soho Ward, a vibrant and aspirational community with a deep sense of its own heritage and culture. Ofsted recognised us as ‘Outstanding’ in 2013 and again in 2015. More importantly, the local community recognise the value of our work and consequently, there is a high demand for school and Sixth Form places. There is always a high level of interest in our work and I am very proud of the amazing reputation that we have both locally and nationally. Handsworth is a special of deep heritage and inclusion. it’s children need care and positive role models to tell ...
    Posted Jan 20, 2020, 1:22 AM by J Grant
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  • Solomon OB at Holyhead School Soloman OB Rapper, spoken word artist and poet, came into school to share his story to the Year 11 students in assembly and how he overcame his challenges and barriers ...
    Posted Dec 18, 2019, 2:12 AM by J Grant
  • Envision Over the last few months Year 10 students, as well as myself, have had the opportunity for some amazing experiences,  but before I start I would like to say a ...
    Posted Jun 25, 2019, 4:05 AM by R Dhanjal
  • Handsworth Vaisakhi Mela 2019 Vaisakhi Mela is a traditional festival to celebrate the birth of Sikhs. The original Vaisakhi celebration takes place on Sunday 14th April; the actual mela takes place on Sunday 28th ...
    Posted Jun 7, 2019, 5:06 AM by R Dhanjal
  • Exam Stress and Depression! What is exam stress and depression?Exam stress is quite prevalent at this time for the Year 11 GCSE students. This is because they get put under so much pressure ...
    Posted Apr 2, 2019, 2:45 AM by R Dhanjal
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  • RSA Academies Newsletter - July 2019
    Posted Jul 12, 2019, 2:36 AM by J Grant
  • Who is part of the RSA Family of Academies? The RSA family of Academies are built around principles of democracy and collaboration and together with our schools see ourselves as a Family. We aim to give learners the broad ...
    Posted Feb 13, 2019, 7:02 AM by J Grant
  • The RSA Family of Academies The RSA’s mission is to find innovative practical solutions to social problems. We do this through hands-on projects, research and our 27,000 Fellows around the world. We ...
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Student News

  • Year 11 Intervention Classes - Spring Term 2020 Intervention Classes begin at 3:30pm and students should go there straight after their last lesson.  Students should not leave site and then come back for intervention.If you have ...
    Posted Jan 20, 2020, 3:53 AM by J Grant
  • RSA8 Cohort: 2019 - 2020 The RSA8 Leadership Programme was founded in 2014 to help develop leadership and entrepreneurial skills in students through a variety of social action campaigns. The project centres around giving 10 ...
    Posted Oct 21, 2019, 7:32 AM by J Grant
  • Pulse magazine - Enrichment at Holyhead Pulse Magazine - Autumn 2019 Pulse Magazine - Summer 2019 Spring 2019 Edition
    Posted Jan 6, 2020, 1:09 PM by J Grant
  • The Chineke Foundation    A Quartet of musicians from the internationally renowned Chineke Orchestra visited Holyhead school on Wednesday 12th June, to deliver a classical music workshop for Year 8 and 9 students. The ...
    Posted Jun 13, 2019, 2:37 AM by J Grant
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Sixth Form News

  • In-house enrichment: Classroom assistants During an assembly at the beginning of this academic year, the Sixth Form Team spoke to Year 12 and 13 about how important it is to add to their CV ...
    Posted Feb 13, 2019, 7:36 AM by J Grant
  • University Destinations 2018                      The following table provides information on the Sixth Form students who have successfully gained entry onto the course and into the University of their choice for this year. Congratulations to ...
    Posted Oct 17, 2018, 2:50 AM by J Grant
  • UCAS Information and Qualification Offer - Sept 2019                      Holyhead is a highly successful Inner Ring 11-18 Academy. The neighbourhood is in the top 10% of deprived areas nationally and 26% of students are entitled to free school ...
    Posted Oct 11, 2019, 7:22 AM by J Grant
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