Important information for parents and carers


  • Executive Principal letter - February  - please read here.
  • FAQs 30 January - please read here.
  • Letter to parents regarding new co-educational school - please read here.
  • ESCC: September 2019 arrangements for current students - read here.
  • Our updated Admissions Policy can be found here.

SMSC and Citizenship Themes


Within the Academy PSHRE and Citizenship will be delivered within tutor time time with a vertical tutor group system. The programme aims at supporting and developing skills needed to improve academic performance. In addition it is essential that is ‘holistic’ and so develops each student as an individual.

This Tutor Programme aims at:

  • developing academic and functional skills (literacy, numeracy, ICT and research skills)
  • encouraging students to be more reflective.
  • increasing students levels of self-awareness.
  • consolidating their independence and sense of responsibility.
  • offering students opportunities to increase their understanding of health issues that affect them (mental health, eating disorders etc..)
  • Offering guidance and support in making decisions about their future career paths.