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Acting Headteacher Update

24th May 2024 Dear Parents/Carers As I am sure you are now all aware, I will be taking over as Headteacher at Philips High School from the 1st September 2024. I am honoured to take up this role and I look forward to working closely with you to ensure that our children receive the highest quality of education in a supportive, respectful and ambitious school environment. I am also pleased to announce that the DfE have now approved Philips High School joining the Oak Learning Partnership. Th...
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Coping with exam stress

Dear parent/carer, As the exam season approaches we are acutely aware that the pressure on your young people is at a high. ☞ PDF - Kooth Coping with exam stress guide - View Document ☜ Over the last academic year, an Engagement Lead for Kooth Digital Health has been working closely with staff in school to deliver training on all aspects of how Kooth works and supports your child. As well as all students having the opportunity to hear much more about Kooth and how its services can support ...
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Kooth.com – GMB NHS

  With the Easter break coming up for schools, we know some students may struggle with their well-being over the holidays. We want to reassure you that Kooth is still here to offer online mental health support and counselling for your students over the break.Additionally, I have attached a 10 minute video for parents & carers which details what Kooth is and how they can access support. This can be shared directly with parents & carers.Parent & Carer SessionAs a reminder, ...
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School Bus Service – Bee Network

March 2024 Frequently Asked Questions: Bee Network school bus services What is the Bee Network? The Bee Network is Greater Manchester's vision for a joined-up London-style transport system. Eventually it will offer safe, seamless and affordable end-to-end journeys across public transport and active travel (cycling, walking and wheeling). Through the Bee Network we are gradually bringing all local bus services under local control through a system called ‘bus franchising’. This is a ma...
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Thriving in Bury

Thriving in Bury for Parents & Carers Resources for parents and carers in Bury to support them and their children with their emotional health and well-being (we are not responsible for the content of other websites for which we provide a link) Here is the link provided
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Year 7 Parents evening

1st March 2024 Dear Parents/Carers RE: Virtual Year 7 Parents Evening – Thursday 14th March 2024 – Online Appointment Booking It gives me great pleasure to invite you to take part in the Virtual Year 8 Parents Evening for your child on Thursday 14th March 2024. The idea of this evening is for you to virtually meet their teachers and to learn the following: - The level of progress they have reached; The extent of their progress; What issues are either helping or hindering th...
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