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19/10/17
Autumn Newsletter

Our Autumn Newsletter is now available - please click here
 

26/9/17
Safeguarding

Telford Priory School takes seriously its duties to assist parents/carers and help them with on line safeguarding resources.

As such we would like to make you aware aware of the web page Parent Info, which is a comprehensive, free resource for schools and parents covering a range of safeguarding topics and information about apps and when they are updated etc.

The content is updated by CEOP (Child Exploitation & Online Protection Centre) and can be found at http://parentinfo.org/

 

14/9/17
Enrichment 2017/2018

Our latest Enrichment Programme timetable is now available - click here
 

11/9/17
Stranger Danger

There have been reports of unknown males and females loitering around schools at the beginning and end of the day, The Telford Priory School takes this extremely seriously and does deploy staff outside of school at the beginning and end of the day. However we advise our parents and students to take extra precautions to keep their children and themselves safe.
 

19/7/17
C'est magnifique!

Year 8 Flexible Learning Day – Create your own Eiffel Tower!

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On Monday, Year 8 students were tasked with designing and creating an Eiffel Tower made entirely out of newspaper and sellotape. They were even required to add a lift for passengers! Students needed to do research to find out how best to use newspaper to construct a tower of around 1 metre with the strength to be able to stand freely. A real challenge! Well done to all students who completed a structure but we think this is the best... 

 

18/7/17
Non-Uniform Day - Friday 21st

Reminder that it is non uniform day this Friday to raise money for charity in honour of our friend Khaleel. Please give generously if you can.
 

17/7/17
Alton Towers Trip - 19th July

Exciting times as we gear up to the first whole school celebratory end of year trip to Alton Towers as the Telford Priory School.

If your child is joining our fun day theme park visit, please read the letter which accompanies this notice for up to date information about our arrangements for the day.

Please note all coaches will depart from the main school car park on Wednesday morning at 8.30am and return to the same car park at 5.30pm in the afternoon.

To ensure we uphold our Safeguarding procedures, please ensure your child has returned their consent form to Mrs Mears, without this they may not be able to come along.

A copy of the Alton Towers letter recently sent to parents/carers is available here.

Many thanks for your support.’


Miss Styles
Assistant Headteacher                

 

14/7/17
'Class of 2017' Prom

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The Telford Priory School ‘Class of 2017’ prom was held at The Holiday Inn’, Telford on Friday 7th July.

All of the students looked absolutely amazing and it was fantastic to see them all have such a great time, celebrating their success and looking forward to the next chapter in their lives.
They were all an absolute credit to the school and we received numerous compliments about their conduct, including the following from the professional photographer who attended the event:

“I would just like to say how well behaved, polite and pleasant all of the guests were…they behaved impeccably and were a real credit to the school. It was an absolute pleasure to be there!”

Students had the opportunity to take away a complimentary photograph on the evening and further prints will be available from Steve Elliott Images very soon. We will also share more photographs as soon as we are able to do so and if students have any that they would like to share we would love to see them.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the parents and staff who supported this fabulous event and we look forward to seeing the students again soon to celebrate further successes with them on results day in August.

 

13/7/17
Gone to the dogs!

Well done to Churchill House who raised a massive £592.13 for Dogs Trust Shrewsbury. We are so proud of all of our students who have raised a phenomenal amount for local charities this year!
 

13/7/17
Young Person Bursary

The Leader & Cabinet Members' Young Person Bursary is a monetary award to support children and young people living in the Borough of Telford & Wrekin up to the age of 25 years old who are in current education/training/employment, sport, arts, culture, dance and/or music programmes and are recognised as gifted, talented, exceptional or excellent by their teacher, professional worker or mentor. The scheme will provide grants of up to £1000 per young person, to enable them to pursue their goals and aspirations, and fulfil their potential.

Application information can be found on the Telford & Wrekin website - click here

 

7/7/17
Admissions

Please note that as from the 14th of July 2017 Admissions applications can only be completed using the T&W online system ‘My Telford’, paper copies will no longer be accepted.

You can register for and access the ‘My Telford’ portal by clicking here

If you require any further information or assistance with your application then please contact Mrs Swift in the school office.


 

7/7/17
Year 6 Transition - Uniform

We are pleased to announce that school uniform will be available to purchase from Baker & Son Schoolwear during our Year 6 Transition Evening on Monday 10th July between 5pm and 6pm only. 


 

6/7/17
Snapchat Parents Guide

We have recently uploaded a useful Snapchat Parents Guide, you can access the guide here
 

5/7/17
Khaleel

Today is the funeral of Khaleel, some of our students were close to him and his family. We have had requests for students to attend the primary school ‘guard of honour’, we fully support this, students may leave from 12.30pm if they wish to participate however we ask parents to contact school so they may be released in line with safeguarding procedures.

Telford Priory School will hold a minutes silence today to remember brave Khaleel.

 

5/7/17
Bereavement

Please find attachment a document from Winston's Wish, a leading childhood bereavement charity. Some of the points may assist parents in helping children to cope with loss.

The document can be accessed here.