I would like to thank you for your continued support this year and take the opportunity of reminding you that school will be closing for the summer holiday on Thursday 16th July at 3:20pm.
School will re-open for all students on Tuesday 8th September. Year 7 and Year 11 students will need to be in school for 8:40am. Students in Years 8, 9 and 10 should arrive in school no earlier than 10:30am for a 11:00am start. Time will then be spent with Form Tutors. Normal lessons will begin after lunch at 1:40pm.
Sixth Form students in Year 12 will need to be in school on Tuesday 8th September for 8:40am. Students will spend the morning with senior staff going through a number of administrative matters and receiving their timetable. It is anticipated that their enrichment activities will begin after this meeting.Read more: Summer Holiday and Arrangement for September 2015
Many congratulations to Isabelle Monteiro on gaining a place to read History at St. Catherine’s College, University of Oxford, for October 2014. All at Holyhead are delighted and very proud. Truly wonderful news!
These are the arrangements for collecting your examination results from school:
A Level Examination Results Thursday 13 August from 8:00am (Year 13) and 9.00am (Year 12) in the Sixth Form Common Room.
GCSE Examination Results Thursday 20 August from 10:00am in the Sixth Form Common Room.
Contact Mr Trafford or Ms Roberts for more information.
Holyhead School has been chosen to help train the next generation of teachers, emphasising the high standards always shown by the city school.
Holyhead has been selected to become one of three National Teaching Schools within the RSA Academies' Teaching School Alliance.
Holyhead is a school where staff, parents/carers, students and governors work together to provide Handsworth with a school that the community can take pride in. We all share an unshakeable belief in everyone’s capacity to learn. Our achievements in the past ten years have been exceptional and we continue to work hard to develop Holyhead as a ‘learning community’ where everyone is ‘engaged, educated and enabled’ and helped to reach their full potential. Our practice is dedicated to encouraging ‘learning without limits’.Read more: Welcome to Holyhead