Read the messages and thoughts of Ashley Harrold, in the Head's Blog ..

Christmas Message

Thursday, 15 December 2016

I write to you all at the end of a busy, but hugely productive term. I know that staff have worked incredibly hard this term, and I think that we’ve put in place an awful lot of groundwork for the year ahead. Read More

Autumn Term News

Friday, 21 October 2016

It has been an eventful half term here at Blatch. I’ve written to you about many of the things that have been happening – but there have been plenty of things that have happened that you may not be aware of. I’d like to take the opportunity at the end of term to reflect on some of them .. Read More

A New Year Begins

Tuesday, 06 September 2016

Welcome back. I hope that you, and your families, have enjoyed a rewarding and relaxing summer. I’d like to outline the news and updates from school, but also to recap on the procedures for returning to school, so this is a longer message – but hopefully useful and informative. Read More

P16 Work Experience

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

This year’s Blatchsix work experience was a resounding success with participation from local schools, universities and large and small businesses such as; BT and the Theatre Royal. Read More

Summer Term News

Tuesday, 14 June 2016

It has been a very busy week back after half term; the students are settled back in and have been brilliant at getting back to learning. The weather seems to be agonising over letting us have summer, but in general it’s warmer and that makes our school site much more pleasant for students at break and lunch. I want to thank FAB – our parent volunteers - whose fundraising has meant we have some new benches for students on their way. I’m so grateful to those parents who give up their time to help the school - they really are FAB! Read More