Holiday absence in term time – an update based on the High Court ruling on 13 May 2016

All Hallows Catholic College is liaising with Cheshire East Local Authority regarding the High Court case on 13 May 2016.  Cheshire East LA are reviewing their practice with regards to the issuing of Penalty Notices for term time holiday absence as a matter of priority  and is seeking urgent guidance from the Department for Education. All Hallows Catholic College will update parents with more information when known.

Year 11 Study Leave 2016

Year 11 Study Leave 2016

The College can now confirm that Year 11 students are expected to attend all lessons until 3.30.pm on Tuesday 7th June 2016.

Between Wednesday 8th June and Friday 24th June 2016 students in Year 11 may, should they choose to, continue to attend lessons for those subjects in which exams have not taken place.

On Wednesday 8th June 2016 all Year 11 students are invited to a special leaver’s assembly in the main hall at 9.00 a.m. to celebrate the end of their time with us as they move to the next chapter in their lives.

Principal’s Surgery

Parents / Carers are invited to attend a Principal’s Surgery to discuss any concerns or ask questions, on the following dates:
 
Tuesday 15 March ’16, 3.45pm – 4.45pm
Thursday 14 April ’16, 10am – 11am
Tuesday 17 May ’16, 3.45pm – 4.45pm
Tuesday 21 June ’16, 9am – 10am
Friday 1 July ’16, 9am – 10am
 
There is no appointment system so please be prepared to wait

Section 48 Monitoring Visit, Monday March 21st

Our College will shortly receive a monitoring visit as part of the programme of regular school inspections under S48 of the Education Act 2005. As the College was judged ‘Outstanding’ in July 2011, this inspection will take the form of a 1 day monitoring visit which will be carried out by an inspector approved and appointed by the Bishop of the Diocese of Shrewsbury.  The inspection will judge how effective the College is in providing Catholic Education taking into account: The outcomes for students and how effective leaders, governors and managers are in developing the Catholic life of the College.

S48 Monitoring Visit Letter Home – PDF