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May 2020 - Our most recent Park Life Newsletter

December 2019

July 2019 

Wollaton House Newsletter July 2019

April 2019  

December 2018  


During the coronavirus pandemic, one year 7 student is utilising his talents to raise much-needed funds for the NHS

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LATEST FREE SCHOOL MEALS UPDATE from 4th June 2020 + See Students' work from home

We have now moved to the new Government Free School Meals Voucher Scheme (Edenred). .... [click read more]
Students are doing some excellent work from home. We have published this work on our website and Twitter ......

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Park Vale Academy Head Boy and Head Girl - The most prestigious roles that our students can obtain. Apply now, Open to all Year 10 students.

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**National School Sports Week - Get Involved!**

**National School Sports Week - Get Involved!**

A celebration of the power of sport to bring people together to capture the enjoyment, challenge and camaraderie we are missing out on.

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Due to higher than normal admission requests, we have provided a few extra school places...

Due to higher than normal admission requests, we have provided a few extra school places for new Year 7's in September but...

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IMPORTANT UPDATE : How GCSE grades will be awarded to students.

Sally Collier, who leads Ofqual, the organisation which oversees exams and qualifications in this country has written to students and her letter & further information can be found here ......

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School Uniform Information & Year 6 Transition Notice - 30.03.2020:

School Uniform order online details +
If you have chosen Park Vale Academy as your child’s secondary school, information will be sent out to you about Y6 transition plans in due course. Please ensure you confirmed your child's place with admissions.

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School Closure Update: Key-Workers

Parents working in essential front-line services ( see guidance in read more ) who are unable to organise appropriate childcare will still be able to send your son or daughter into school. Please contact our main office asap with your details.

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Important information for Year 11 students and parents

The Department for Education has outlined that all Year 11 students will receive a calculated grade to replace this summer's exams. Teachers will be asked to submit to submit their judgement about the grade that they believe the student would...

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POSTPONED:Thursday 19th March 2020 [Class of 2019] - Ex-Year 11 Presentation Evening – POSTPONED Y9 Parents Evening.
CANCELLED: Ski Trip and Spanish Exchange Visit

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