Karyn Keane

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  • Parents and Carers Meeting

    Dear Parents and Carers Many thanks to those parents who were able to attend last night’s meeting to discuss our inspection report. I hope you found the meeting useful, particularly the opportunity to meet with staff individually to discuss how we will be addressing the recommendations given to us by Estyn. A link to the [...]

  • Letter to all Parents & Carers – 19-01-2018

    Dear Parents and Carers As you will be aware Estyn conducted their inspection of the school in November 2017. Inspectors spent time interviewing staff and governors, talking to students and parents, observing lessons and looking at books. Their report will be published on 25 January 2018. A copy of this report will be placed on [...]

  • Parent Governor Vacancy

    Dear Parents We have a vacancy for a parent governor on our governing body. If you are interested in becoming a parent governor, please complete and return the attached nomination form via email to Miss Anna Dobbs (ad@newporthigh.co.uk) Yours faithfully Karyn Keane   Downloads: Info for prospective governors Apr16 Parent Nomination Letter (English) Jan 2018

  • Whole School Letter – 14-12-2017

    Dear Parents and Carers It Is hard to believe that the end of the Autumn Term is fast approaching – the weeks since the summer holiday have literally flown by. As usual, it has been a very busy term with many successes including Year 13 students completing mock interviews with local businesses; Show Racism the Red [...]

  • End of Term Letter – 10/07/2017

    Dear Parents/Carers As we reach the end of another successful year for our school, I would like to thank you for your ongoing support.  Our students and staff have been involved in an extensive range of events and activities to support and develop their learning and achievement and once again we have enjoyed and celebrated [...]

  • Community Christmas Lunch

    On Tuesday December 6th members of the local community were invited in for Christmas Lunch. The Year 10 GCSE Catering group prepared a lovely three course meal for the guests. Entertaining was provided by our Key Stage 3 choir and soloists from Key Stage 4. Da iawn pawb!

  • Whole School Letter – November 15th 2016

    Dear Parents and Carers In a change to our usual practice, please find attached to the bottom of this post an electronic copy of the Annual Governors Report to Parents for the 2015-2016 academic year. Having discussed our communication strategy with parents and staff we are keen to increase the amount of correspondence and documentation [...]