Research Category: Students & Parents

Pastoral Care

Overview Every teacher at Waddesdon is devoted to the personal, social development, education and care of all pupils across the school. We are responsible for their welfare and progress and we put pastoral care first because we want to deliver a safe and supportive environment for our pupils. Pastoral care is at the core of [...]

Extra-Curricular Activities

Details of sports clubs and fixtures can be found on the Sporting Success page.  Alternatively, use the function below to search for specific activities.  2021 May 12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031 No event No event 3:15 am - 4:30 pm Year 8 Athletics Sports Field 3:10 pm - 4:30 pm Art Zone Art 3:15 am - 4:30 pm Year 7 [...]

Term Dates

2020-2021 Autumn Term 2020 First Day of Term Wednesday 2 September Half Term 26 October - 30 October Last Day of Term Friday 18 December Holiday Christmas Holidays   Spring Term 2021 First Day of Term Tuesday 5 January Half Term 15 February - 19 February Last Day of Term Thursday 1 April Holiday Easter [...]

Sporting Success

Sports clubs are open to all students to come along and enjoy; they are not just for students who represent the school in fixtures against other local schools. Everyone is welcome! In addition, all girls are welcome to come along to Girls’ Active Club every Thursday after school until 4:30pm. The Weekly Bulletin and details of Sport [...]

Emergency Closure

From time to time we may have to close the school due to severe weather, for example when snow disrupts the normal operation of school transport or prevents staff from getting to work.  When we have to close the school before the start of the school day because of severe weather overnight, we will post [...]

Restaurant Information

Restaurant Staff Restaurant & Kitchen Manager/Head Chef: Anthony Lamb Catering Supervisor: Helen Weston Catering Assistants: Christine Hiscock and Aouatif Mernissi Overview The School's in-house catering brigade serve a range of Breakfast, Lunch, Street Food and Snack options to students and staff. The Restaurant is open for breakfast from 7:45 a.m. until registration, serving daily variety of [...]

Uniform

We place great emphasis on the appearance of our students, and uniform is an integral part of the custom and character of the school. Our expectation is that students not only wear school uniform but look smart when they are doing so.  Blazers should be worn at all times around the school site.  Students have [...]

Finance & Fundraising

Parent Pay Free School Meals Pupil Premium If you have questions regarding finance, you can contact our Finance Department via the school office. Fundraising1. EasyFundraising EasyFundraising is the UK’s biggest charity shopping fundraising site. Join now and you can collect free donations for us every time you buy something online. It won’t cost you a penny [...]

Letters Home

Visits and Events Letters Download Year 10 Parents' Consultation Evening, 13th May 2021 (See Guide) Exams, Subjects and Revision Resources Letters Download Summer Grading Update, 31 March 2021 GCSE & A-Level Update Letter A-Level Photography Materials A-Level Graphics Materials A-Level Art Materials Year 13 LIBF Books Year 12 LIBF Books Year 12 & 13 Sociology [...]

Expectations

Expectations of Students Work to fulfil their potential Complete and submit homework and other assignments on time Be polite and co-operative at all times Dress smartly and in accordance with the school’s requirements Attend school punctually and regularly Treat all facilities and equipment carefully and with respect Move about the school in an orderly and [...]