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Yasemin Kamel, English Second in Faculty

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English Second in Faculty

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Sue Rose, Cover Manager

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Important information about our school

For latest HMI Section 8 Monitoring Visit Report please click here

For DfE Performance Tables please click here

For Ofsted inspection reports please click here

For Year 9 Options Booklet click here

Curriculum provision by academic year and subject:

KS3 Curriculum Map click here

KS4 Curriculum Map click here

KS5 Curriculum Map click here

To see details of how we spend our Pupil Premium Funding 2014 click here

To see details of our plan for Pupil Premium Funding for 2014-2015 click here

SEN Information Report for SCHS 2014-15 is available here

Details of our admission arrangements are available here

Details of our Charging Policy are available here

Details of our Behaviour Policy are available here

Details of our SEN Policy are available here

Details of our Equality Policy are available here

Details of our Whistleblowing Policy are available here

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All of the time; most of the time; sometimes or never?

How would you respond to the following statements:

I learn a lot in lessons

The school helps me to do as well as I can

I know how well I am doing at school

Adults in school explain to me how to improve my work

Teaching at this school is good

Teaching at this school helps me develop skills in communication, reading, writing and number work

Adults are interested in my views

Please talk through your views with your class teachers, supporting adult and Head of Department as we are here to be the best we can be!

We believe every child and young adult at Sprowston Community High School should be ... 'Healthy, happy and safe; loved, valued and respected; and have high aspirations for their future.'

Andrew John

B.Sc (Hons)  M.Sc   B.Phil (Teaching)  MA (Education)

My blog is the only way I communicate electronically with you - I do not have personal Facebook or Twitter accounts, and am not on any social networking site or forum


Outstanding Achievement and Effort

Trawling through loads of data is not my favourite job in the world – but it makes it all worthwhile when I see the exceptional effort and achievement made by so many. ...Read more


West End Experience for Sprowston students

Four Sprowston High students were given the chance of a lifetime to train and perform with some of the West Ends biggest stars during the half term holiday. ...Read more


The Art Club

Art Club have been busy making wooden necklaces using stamps and inks.  The students have produced some brilliant, unique pieces. ...Read more


Form time readers exploring books

Form time readers exploring books and sharing stories in the library. ...Read more


Top ATL grades for Year 7

It was a real joy to meet the students in Year 7 with the top ATL grades in the first half term. ...Read more


Children in Need 2014

As you all are aware, we at Sprowston Community high School take our charity fund raising very seriously. ...Read more


Congratulations to 9NTE7

9NTE7 certainly seem to be living up to the expectations placed on them at the beginning of the year. ...Read more


We Will Remember Them

On Remembrance Day we were privileged to be able to honour the nation’s war dead with a moving outdoor ceremony ...Read more


Year 8 Stars Shine in Christmas Pantomime

It is with great excitement that I can announce that three of our Year Eight students have been awarded places to perform in the Peter Pan Pantomime at the Theatre Royal Norwich season. ...Read more


Student Leaders

It was fantastic to get all the Student Leaders together today.  I am really looking forward to working with such a talented and dedicated group of students. The next step will be to get our Senior students (sixth formers) and Prefects to meet with the Student Leaders. ...Read more


Welcome to Therapeutic Services

Carol Purton (Behaviour Education Support Tutor & Student Trainer), Beth Mills (School Counsellor) and Rachael Hill (School Counsellor) (pictured) are based in the Family Training Centre.  The house is separate from the school. ...Read more


Homework Club


World War 1 Battlefields Trip 2014

We have now been really lucky now to be invited on First World War centenary tour of the Western Front for a second year running which is run in association with the Institute of Education. The tour gave two of our students in Year 9, Sam Spelling and Ellie Stiff (pictured). ...Read more


Box Clever

Kim, Ryan and Lewis brought the boxes they are constructing in their technology lessons for Mr John to have a closer inspection of. Mr John had seen the boys working hard on the design and build in their class before half term, and was very keen to see how they had gone about making the pieces and assembling them. ...Read more


Year 10 Short Report 1 Top 25 ATLs

Congratulations to the following who were in the Top 25 ATLs for the Year group - a great start to their GCSE course well done! Jemima Kerkham, Rowan Copland, Ethan Dye, Ellie Cushion, Willian Eason, Chloe Overton, Jasmin Rusted, Rachael Copley, Patrick Pye, Rebecca Cox, ...Read more


Academic Success Awards Autumn 2014

Congratulations to all of the pupils nominated for the Academic Success Awards for Autumn 2014. The nominations were made by the subject teachers for the first half term of the 2014/15 academic year. Well done and keep up these excellent standards. ...Read more


New member of the Cover Team

We have been pleased to welcome Shelley Coles to the cover team, Shelley has recently been teaching English in schools abroad and she has also taught in International schools. She looks forward to using the skills she has gained through her teaching to enrich her cover lessons. ...Read more


Fantastic special Assembly with Year 9

Fantastic Special Assembly this morning celebrating the excellent attitude to learning within Year 9. This morning I met with 30 students who had the highest Attitude to Learning in Year 9 in the first half of the autumn term. ...Read more


Year 10 Business students visit local franchisor

Year 10 Business students visited the local Zak’s restaurant to find out about their franchise business model. The Operations and Development Manager Chris Carr kindly agreed to talk to the students about the business.. ...Read more


Student Leadership in Action!

The very day that Lucy Jackson (7BC) got her letter telling her she had been made a Student Leader, she showed a remarkable piece of intuitive student leadership. Recognising that another student in her form was upset, she immediately volunteered. ...Read more


Preparing for Options at Key Stage 4

At the end of this academic year the current Year 9 cohort will advance to the Key Stage 4 curriculum.  At this stage in their academic studies the students will cease to follow a common education structure, but will instead embark upon the educational pathway of their choice. The Preference Booklet gives full detail of all courses on offer and explains how to complete the online options form.  A paper copy of the book is available upon request, the options form will be available on the preference evening. ...Read more


Year 7 Spelling Bee Competition 2014/15

Foreign Language Spelling Bee is a competition for students in Year 7 to practise and improve their vocabulary, spelling and memory skills in a foreign language (French, German or Spanish). ...Read more

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