St Thomas à Becket Catholic Secondary School

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  • May 2018

    24th May 2018

    It's been a really busy half term with a range of wider curriculum events and activities including:

    • Year 7 pupils and their parents taking part in an Art project with the Hepworth Gallery. Pictures and video

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  • GDPR PUPIL-FRIENDLY STATEMENT

    24th May 2018

    FOR FULL DETAILS OF OUR GDPR POLICIES AND PROTOCOLS PLEASE SEE "Data Protection Under GDPR" under STATUATORY INFORMATION which can be found by going to the INFORMATION tab at the top of of the website

     

    GDPR PUPIL-FRIENDLY STATEMENT:

    Our…

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  • MESSAGE FOR YEAR 11 AS YOU START YOUR GCSE EXAMS

    11th May 2018

    With the GCSE exams now here, our love, prayers and thoughts are with our wonderful Year 11 pupils. 
    It's important that you work hard through the exam period to show how much you've learned, to reap the rewards for your…

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  • END OF TERM - 28/29 MARCH 2018

    30th Mar 2018

    A really positive and fitting end to the Spring Term:
    Wednesday's Yr 11 Parents Evening was well supported and very productive. Many thanks to parents for working so closely with us.
    Thursday morning saw the term end with two whole-school…

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  • The Year 11 Easter Challenge

    28th Mar 2018

     

    With only a few short weeks until the GCSE Examinations, we are challenging Year 11 to maximize the gift of a two week break from lessons over Easter and to prepare themselves for…

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  • Appointment of Mrs Baxendale as Principal

    12th Mar 2018

     

    Huge congratulations to Mrs Cathy Baxendale on her appointment as our new Principal. As everyone is probably aware, Mrs Baxendale was temporarily appointed as the Acting-Principal of St Thomas a Becket after the…

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  • Lent 2018

    9th Feb 2018

    Lent is the 40 days of preparation for Easter, starting on Ash Wednesday and ending in Holy Week. (NB Sundays DO NOT count as Lent, as for Christians, they are ALWAYS a celebration of the Resurrection.)

    Catholics are asked to…

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    Jesus Christ Lent 2018 BEST Compressed
  • Social Media and Mobile Phones

    6th Feb 2018

    Social Media and Mobile Phones

    This year we are once more encouraging our pupils to abstain from at least some of their use of social media and/or their mobile phone. Given that we want our young people to be connected…

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  • Promoting Potential In Your Teenager

    16th Jan 2018

    Ensure your child is ready for learning and ready to meet their true potential by attending a parent/carer workshop delivered by an NHS CAMHS Practitioner.

    The workshop is designed to help parents and carers navigate the tricky months to come…

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  • PROGRESS 8 RESULTS 2017

    26th Sep 2017

    We're celebrating at Becket's!!

    The Department for Education published this years Progress 8 figures this week. Even with a few re-marks still to come back, we have a figure of +0.32 - which indicates…

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  • GCSE Success

    24th Aug 2017

    GCSE Results Success

    St Thomas a Becket Catholic Secondary School would like to congratulate our Year 11 Class of 2017 who have achieved a remarkable set of GCSE results cementing its position amongst the top schools in the country.

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  • WELCOME EVENING 4 JULY 2017

    6th Jul 2017

    Following two fantastic days with us in school, our new recruits brought their parents along to school to complete their Transition Experience.

    Mrs Baxendale (Acting Principal), Mr Kiernan (Year Leader) and Mrs Boffey (SENCO/DSL) spoke to parents - the slides…

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  • Keeping your child safe online and on their phone

    6th Jul 2017

    With the NSPCC flagging that the "snapmap" feature of "snapchat" puts children at risk, please see the advice below

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-40509281

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/40415706

    https://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/share-aware/

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  • MOCK GENERAL ELECTION

    11th Jun 2017

    Pupils at Beckets went to the Polls on Thursday, reflecting the national election process.

    Each pupil received their polling card earlier in the week and across the curriculum, time was spent thinking about the process, issues, policies and parties involved…

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  • GCSE Exam Revision

    15th May 2017

    The 15th May marks the start of the Year 11 GCSE examinations.  The document below is a timetable outlining the 'Revise' sessions in school during this time.

    Between 15th May and Friday 9th June school expects pupils to be in their…

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  • Year 11 'The Forty Hour Challenge'

    4th Apr 2017

     

    With only a few short weeks until the GCSE Examinations, we are challenging Year 11 to maximize the gift of a two week break from lessons over Easter and to prepare themselves…

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  • reLENT

    28th Feb 2017

    Our programme of LENTEN observance this year is called "reLENT and return".

    Our world is reLENTless - we need time to reflect, reLENT and return.

    We are asking our pupils to retreat from the relentless pace of the world they…

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    Lent 2017
  • Mock Exam Timetable February 2017

    7th Feb 2017

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  • Pope Francis on Child Migrants

    15th Jan 2017

    Over the last year, we have worked as a school community to do at least something to support the most vulnerable in our troubled world as well as supporting members of our local community who are in need. We have…

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    Pope Francis
  • Year 11 Focus Day

    9th Jan 2017

    To start their final new year with us with a real sense of focus, confidence and direction, we gave Monday 9th January over to a special "Focus Day" for Year 11.

    The year group had completed a questionnaire in December,…

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A voluntary academy. A member of the Bishop Konstant Catholic Academy Trust.

The Bishop Konstant Catholic Academy Trust is an exempt charity regulated by the Secretary of State for Education. It is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales, company number 8253770, whose registered office is at The Zucchi Suite, Nostell Business Estate, Nostell, Wakefield WF4 1AB.