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Online Safety Day 2022

On Tuesday we reflected on their use of the internet as part of our college Online Safety Day. Students in year’s 7-10 considered how they could create a kinder, safer internet for our whole community. In the evening parents joined Mr Borland and Mrs Findlay to discuss approaches to educating children around Online Safety, sharing…
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Spring Summer 22 School Meals Menu

Chartwells have released their latest School Meals Menu, and Tariff for the Spring and Summer Terms:

Trustees Response to Consultation on admission arrangements

Trustees Response to Consultation on admission arrangements from September 2023 In accordance with the DfE’s 2014 statutory ‘College Admissions Code’ guidance, as a college we must consult on our admission arrangements when changes are proposed, and at least once every seven years. The consultation on the admission arrangements for Hailsham Community College Academy Trust took…
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Yr9 Options Process 2022

In Year 9, you can select some of the subjects you would like to study in Years 10 and 11. This is called choosing your options.Everyone has to study Maths, English and Science GCSE and BTEC Sport. You will also need to study either Geography or History. You will then be able to choose two…
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Consultation on Admission Arrangements

RE: Consultation on admission arrangements I am writing to notify you of the upcoming consultation on the college’s admissions policy. The consultation period will run from Monday 29 November 2021 until 31 January 2022; during this time, parents, carers and other stakeholders are invited to express their views and any concerns about the proposed change…
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County Lines

Over the last few weeks PSHE lessons have been looking at ‘County Lines’ and the impact they have on the individuals involved and those around them.  A theatre production company has been in college this week, giving a performance to Years 9 and 10 demonstrating these effects, raising awareness and building students’ confidence in knowing…
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Our Leverages

We make no apologies for how hard we are challenging students to achieve this year.  We know they have the potential but we need to ensure that they are provided with the right learning environment to enable each individual to thrive.  All teaching and learning across the college is guided by three key principles that…
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Year 11 Support Programme

All of us at HCC are doing everything we can to ensure students achieve to the very best of their ability. In the students lessons there is currently a huge focus on retrieval and recall of knowledge, practicing exam skills and filling key knowledge gaps. However this year, more than ever, it is essential that…
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Year 6 Transition

Dear Year 6 student, We are delighted to be welcoming you to our college and can’t wait to meet you in September. We know that you were all really looking forward to your transition days. Please be assured that when you join us at the start of next term, we will ensure there is plenty…
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Sixth Form Transition Programme

Sixth Form Transition Tasks If you are starting Sixth From in September 2021; Please download the Transition Task for each subject you have chosen and bring the completed task with you, on your first lesson in September 2021.