Remote Learning

COLLEGE UPDATE: Thursday 2nd April 2020 Dear Parents/Carers,Remote Learning after Easter I am writing to give you further details about how we will be setting activities for your children after the Easter break. Attached is a suggested timetable for your child from Monday 20th April, to help them structure their day. This will provide them with advice about how to organise their time,…

Letter to Y11 Parents/Carers

Dear Parents/Carers, In light of the recent announcement from Ofqual regarding the awarding of grades to Year 11 pupils this summer, I am writing to you to reassure you that we are underway with responding to this. Please see attached a letter from Ofqual addressed to all students. We also want to reassure you that…

Letter to Y10 Parents/Carers

Dear Parents, The information about how GCSE qualifications will be awarded to our Year 11 students has been released by Ofqual today. We are writing to Year 11 students and their parents separately, but I wanted to keep you informed of how this will affect our Year 10 students who were due to take GCSE…

Easter letter to Parents/Carers

Dear Parents/Carers, This afternoon, we complete a second week of home-study and begin the Easter break. I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support with your children’s learning and assure you it is hugely appreciated by everyone at Horizon. I was delighted to be able to celebrate what is…

Update for Parents/Carers 25/03

Dear parents/carers, I realise that it has been a big change moving from students being taught face to face in classes to learning online. With this in mind, the College has put together a series of answers to frequently asked questions that we’ve received over the past week, in order to make sure that you…

Full College Closure Wednesday 25th March

Dear Parents/Carers, At this difficult time, I would like to thank you for your continued support. From tomorrow, Wednesday 25th March 2020, Horizon Community College will be closed to students and staff until further notice. Thank you to parents/carers who have worked so hard to find alternative care arrangements for your children. As a result, we…

Principals Award

Well Done to the 5 students who have received this Terms Principals Award. Year 7 Winner – Sophia C – Sophia is a true ‘Positive Role Model’ and a credit to Horizon CC. She was the first student to achieve a gold award certificate in the whole of College. She has 100% attendance and over…

Climate Change Week

For the last 2 weeks, both Year 7 and Year 8 have been involved in “Climate Change Week” in their science lessons.  They have been studying the causes and signs of climate change.  Their practical work has been based around investigating the suitability of alternative fuels, and whether solar panels would be a viable option…