NEW FOOD STANDARDS
Important information in relation to school lunches and allergens
A new piece of European legislation – The Food Information for Consumers Regulation (EU FIC) comes into force on the 13th December 2014.Read more: Catering Management Consultants
I would like to take the opportunity of informing you that school will be closing for the Christmas and New Year holiday on Friday 19th December at 12.20pm. Students who would like to have a school dinner will be able to collect a packed lunch from the Dining Hall before they leave school.
School will re-open for students on Tuesday 6th January 2015 for a prompt start to lessons at 8.45am. Monday 5th Development Day for staff only.
This has been another excellent year for Holyhead and I would like to thank you for your continued support throughout 2014. I am sure you will have been impressed by the success of our students throughout the year. You are also welcome to read of our achievements at www.holyheadschool.com and follow us on Twitter @holyhead_school. The latest issue of ‘Holyhead Pulse’ is packed with information on activities undertaken this term and will be available before the end of the term.
On behalf of all of us at Holyhead I would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a happy and peaceful New Year.
On 16th September 2014, the RSA Family of Academies launched their Year 8 Leadership Programme (RSA8) at the RSA Academy in Tipton.
RSA8 is a bespoke programme designed for the RSA Family of Academies, to include the citizenship ethos of the RSA. The programme includes a series of workshops taking place across the Family with reciprocal visits with 10 students from each of the Academies. The workshops will run in conjunction with RSA Fellows who wish to get involved with the young people within the RSA Family.Read more: Year 8 team of students working with the RSA at Tipton
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!
All forms must be completed and returned by Friday 19th December 2014.
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