• Happy Healthy Holidays Dear Parents/Carers, Happy Healthy Holidays (HHH) is Birmingham's biggest free summer holiday activity programme with great meals included. It is an exciting and much-needed project to provide Birmingham’s young people with an accessible and inclusive holiday and activities programme during the 2019 school summer holidays. Funded by the Department of Education and targeted primarily at disadvantaged families and the City’s 50,000 school age Free School Meals (FSM) eligible children. HHH will run for 16 days over the summer holidays offering: Varied programme for kids and teens Learn to cook, craft and get active (all kit provided) Make new friends and bring old friends Inclusive specialist SEN support at key sites Enjoy great summer meals ...
    Posted Jul 3, 2019, 12:57 AM by J Grant
  • Arrangements for September 2019 Dear Parent/Carer,                                                                                                      I would like to take the opportunity of informing you of the arrangements for the start of the new academic year at Holyhead and provide you with some important information about how we can work together to maintain standards at the school.School will open for students on Wednesday 4th September 2019. Year 7 and Year 10 students will need to be in school for 8:40am.  Part of the morning session for all students will be spent with Form Tutors. Normal lessons will begin after lunch at 1:40pm.Included with this letter, you will find:Full details of the Holyhead School Uniform and equipment listInformation about the times of the school dayPlease note ...
    Posted Jul 11, 2019, 4:30 AM by J Grant
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  • 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
  • Duke of Edinburgh First Aid Experience! On Tuesday 22nd January, myself and about a class full of children were offered a space to complete the Heartstart emergency life support programme. This taught us many new skills ...
    Posted Apr 2, 2019, 2:43 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 ...
    Posted May 17, 2016, 12:41 AM by J Grant
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Student News

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  • 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
  • Holyhead School Presentation Evening Highlights 2019
    Posted Apr 9, 2019, 1:01 AM by J Grant
  • STEM Event by Ahead Partnership and Mott MacDonald Last Monday, we had the opportunity to bring in an external team from Mott MacDonald, a global engineering company, in association with Ahead Partnership. They came in to work with ...
    Posted Mar 25, 2019, 4:57 AM by J Grant
  • ONE OF THE MOST RENOWNED DRUMMERS IN ROCK HISTORY RETURNS TO HANDSWORTH Ahead of performing at Symphony Hall in April, Handsworth-born drummer Carl Palmer will visit Holyhead School later this month and meet aspiring musicians from his hometown.Carl Palmer is ...
    Posted Mar 22, 2019, 1:26 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 & Qualification Offering Update                      Holyhead is a highly successful Inner Ring 11-18 Academy. The neighbourhood is in the top 10% of deprived areas nationally and 56% of students are entitled to free school ...
    Posted Oct 12, 2018, 12:26 AM by J Grant
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