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“The academy has a very good level of awareness about the ‘Prevent’ programme.” Ofsted 2016

Letters & Forms

General forms

Whole school letters

Year 7 letters

  • year 7 studying Romeo and Juliet

    As I am sure you are aware, your son/daughter is currently studying ‘Romeo and Juliet’ in English and has been given a Shoebox Theatre project to complete for homework. Students have been asked to create a theatre from a shoebox that shows an aspect of Elizabethan life; this links into the social and historical context of the play.

  • School Camping Trip July 2018

    Letter home to parents with final details for the camping trip

Year 8 letters

Year 9 letters

  • Sex Education for Year 9

    In line with Government guidance all Year 9 students will, as part of their studies, have basic sex education focusing on responsibility issues and the development of positive attitudes to relationships.

Year 10 letters

  • Work Experience Letter

    At USH we know that work experience provides an invaluable insight into life after school and informs future choices. Recruitment specialist, Reed Executive, report that almost three quarters of the UK’s top businesses prefer to recruit people with work experience on their CV.

Year 11 letters

  • Year 11 Key Events 2017 - 2018

    I am writing to inform you of the key dates that are coming up this year for your son or daughter.

  • Year 11 Barton Pevril

    In an effort to stretch and challenge our more able students in English, we have organised a series of workshops with Barton Peveril Sixth Form College.

  • Year 11 Tauntons College

    In an effort to stretch and challenge our more able students in English, we have organised a series of workshops with Taunton Sixth Form College.

  • Year 11 Key Points Update

    Further to the letter I sent you earlier in the year that outlined key dates, I am now able to share with you the dates for the PPEs (Pre Public Examinations) as well as the timings for some of the practical exams.

“Strong systems are in place to keep you and other leaders closely informed about the quality of all aspects of the academy’s work.” Ofsted 2016