Vision & Values

Vision & Values

Winchelsea School believe:

  • Every pupil at the school has the right to learn in a safe and supportive
    environment that inspires their learning
  • Learning can make a positive difference to everyone’s life
  • Partnerships with others will support improvement for pupils across the
    school and for our community
  • High expectations for all pupils and staff will achieve positive results
  • Everyone can learn from a mistake when they take responsibility for putting
    it right

Winchelsea School will:

  • Ensure that every child’s individual needs are understood and met
  • Enable pupils to manage themselves and develop their resilience so they
    can lead positive lives
  • Provide learning opportunities that are relevant, accessible and inspirational
    to all pupils
  • Provide a supportive and safe environment where every child will make
    progress academically, socially and emotionally
  • Support families to be able to support their child’s learning
  • Develop a reflective workplace so that all staff can perform to their full
    potential in order to get the best from pupils
  • Have clarity and consistency of communication in all areas of the school and
    its wider community

Food Bank Non-School Uniform Day

18 Oct 2021

Dear Parent / Carer,  It is that time of year again, when we have been talking about and celebrating Harvest time.  Following this, we are always keen to support the local Food Bank with foo...

Flu Vaccinations Postponed

15 Oct 2021

We have just been informed by the NHS School Immunisation Team that due to staff illness they are unable to provide the flu vaccinations on Monday 18th October 2021.  This is very disappointing n...

Flu Vaccinations

08 Oct 2021

We are still awaiting information on the Covid-19 vaccination.  However I am pleased to advise that flu vaccinations will be offered in school this Autumn/Winter by the Dorset School Age Immunisa...

SENDIASS Participation Group

29 Sep 2021

SENDIASS Participation Group  SENDIASS continue to look for young persons (aged 14-25) to be part of their Participation Group. If any of your children might be interested in being part of this g...

Covid-19

08 Sep 2021

Although we have begun the new year in a relatively 'normal' way, I thought I'd just update you about a few things related to Covid-19. Currently, we continue to follow all of the up to date national...

Transport -Monday 6th September

04 Sep 2021

Good morning everyone! I am aware of some transport issues for Monday. If you have received an email saying transport will not pick up your child or transport does not arrive on Monday, please call Re...

Covid Testing

12 Mar 2021

Dear Parent/Carer, Please find below a link to a letter containing information relating to COVID-19 home testing for pupils in Years 7 to 11. COVID_19_Testing_Letter_Pupils_in_Year_7_to_11_12.03.2021....

Support

03 Feb 2021

Some additional support for you all! 1. If you are struggling to get food and other household essentials please contact: 0300 123 7052. The service is open Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm. https:...

School Closure - Social Story

29 Jan 2021

I refer to our recent communication advising parents/carers that whole school remote online learning will continue until February half-term, with pupils returning to school and face to face provision...

Update - Continued Whole School Remote Learning

28 Jan 2021

Hi everyone, Hope you're all doing OK, I just wanted to send out an update on the situation at school, please see the attached letter: Letter_270121_Continued_Remote_Learning.pdf As you will...