YEAR 8 PARENTS’ EVENING – TUESDAY 11TH JUNE 2013
Please find below an electronic copy of the invitation to our Y8 parents to the upcoming Parents' Evening.
Y8 Parents' Evening Invite
New Vacancy - Please follow this link to details of a Science and Safety Technician Post at Walton
ACCEPTABLE SCHOOL UNIFORM
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GCSE REVISION TIMETABLE
To support our Y11 students in their GCSE preparation each department is putting on timetabled revision sessions, a copy of which can be found below. We would ask parents to encourage their child to attend these sessions.
GCSE Revision Timetable
Y8 visit Wolseley Bridge - May 2013
Y8 visited Wolseley Bridge week commencing 13th May with the Geography Department. The groups went over three days and were studying the Ecosystems – erosional processes and management. LINK
WORK EXPERIENCE IN ENGINEERING FOR Y10 GIRLS AT RAF COSFORD
link for more information:-
Orders can still be placed for the Class of 2008 Year Book
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Y8 Parent Forum on Y9 to Y11 Pathways
Many thanks to all our parents who supported this evening. We hope that you found it both useful and informative. Electronic versions of the resources used can be found in the Y8 Support page in the Hotspots section of this site.The Fast Tomato site mentioned can be found in the Links section of this site or directly at http://www.fasttomato.com/
GCE AND GCSE EXAMINATION TIMETABLES
AS/A2 REVISION – ADVICE AND TIPSFollow this link for advice from our 6th Form Team in the run up to the summer exams. This also includes useful revision strategies for both students and parents. http://www.waltonstaffs.com/page/index.asp?pageID=1540
SIXTH FORM APPLICATIONS - SEPTEMBER 2013
Applications for entry September 2013 are still open! Follow the link Sixth Form for more information on how to apply or contact Mrs Wellings on 01785 356300 or on email@example.com
PDS Morning - 16th May 2013
Y7 students spent their personal development session learning basic first aid including CPR and recovery. Link for more photos: Y7 develop First Aid skills - 16 May 2013
Stafford and Stone School Sports Partnership Dance Festival 2013
This annual event took place on Wednesday 8th, Thursday 9th and Friday 10th May to sell out audiences at The Gatehouse Theatre, Stafford. Over 400 school children from Stafford and Stone took part with this year’s theme being ‘ Legacy’.
Performers from Year 9 and Year 12 took part; they choreographed their own dances and practiced in their own time. Legacy Dance Festival - May 2013
Walton Family Tri Golf Event - May 2013
Last week saw the finals of the Walton Family Tri Golf competition. Tri Golf is a great way for primary aged pupils to learn the basics of golf; chipping, putting and the etiquette. Over the last few weeks our feeder schools have been given Tri Golf coaching by Mrs Robertson which culminated in a final between Barnfields and Berkswich . Walton Family Tri Golf Event - May 2013
Wild Flower Meadow created - May 2013
Y10 sowed a wild flower bed adjacent to the school garden. The wild flower meadow is protected by new willow fencing and has a dedicated carved wooden name plate. The flowers will provide nectar for insects, particularly bees.
CHARITY CHEQUE BENEFITS THE LOCAL COMMUNITY
Walton High School held a non-uniform day and raised a fantastic £788.57 for the Eclipse Child Bereavement Service.
Crystal Johnson, Grief Support Worker at Eclipse visited Walton on the 1st May to receive the cheque from two students at Walton who had benefitted from their counselling service.
Walton U16 County Rugby Champions!
Walton took part in the U16 County Cup Final against Stafford Grammar School on Friday 19th April 2013 at Stafford Rugby Club. They won 18,0.
LInk to more photos and match report:- http://www.waltonstaffs.com/page/index.asp?pageID=1978