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  • Friday 18 November 2022 Y11 key dates Below is a reminder of the key dates upcoming for Y11. Please do sign up for the LaSWAP Open Evening via the link.
  • Friday 18 November 2022 Y10 key dates Assessments are coming up next week in English (all students) and combined science. The week after are the maths assessments. Please look on the Y10 page of the school website for further information on what will be covered.
  • Friday 11 November 2022 Y11 reports and Y10 Information Evening follow up It was so fantastic to see Y11 with their families on Thursday Evening and I hope that all of you found this event as useful as I did as a classroom teacher. On the evening you all received a copy of your child’s report and if you were not able to attend this will be posted home. Unfortunately we were not able to share the reference grade reports yesterday. We will send these home next week but if you do need them for applications in the meantime please contact Syed Ali (sali@aclandburghley.camden.sch.uk).
  • Friday 11 November 2022 Y10 revision guides It was lovely to see so many parents and students on the Information Evening this week, this was a great opportunity to re-establish our expectations for students as they progress into their GCSEs.
  • Friday 11 November 2022 Y11 and Y12 aspiring Oxbridge applicants webinar slides and recording now available The webinar slides are available on the Y11 and Y12 pages of the Acland Burghley website.
  • Friday 11 November 2022 Y11 GCSE business Dragon's Den pitch The Dragon’s Den 2022 presentation date has been finalised. The day will involve students being out of lesson for a maximum of 15 minutes to deliver their pitch in the Assembly Hall and partake in Q&A. The panel of Dragons – five local and national business-people/entrepreneurs from marketing, design, operations and retail industries – are kindly giving up their time to participate and judge who they will ‘invest’ in.
  • Friday 11 November 2022 Y10 maths November assessments Dear Families,
  • Friday 11 November 2022 Y11 English revision calendar Autumn 2 Date
  • Friday 4 November 2022 Y11 and Y12 aspiring Oxbridge applicants webinar for students and parents This introductory webinar will cover the Oxbridge application process, entry requirements, interview process, college system and other important information about making an application to Oxford or Cambridge universities in 2023 or 2024. It is suitable for families and students. Please get in touch with any questions or for more information.
  • Friday 4 November 2022 LaSWAP Open Evening The LaSWAP Open Evening is on Thursday 24 November. Current Acland Burghley Y11 students should use the following link to register for LaSWAP Open Evening. Please do not use the link on the LaSWAP website which is for external candidates. https://absvisitlaswap.eventbrite.co.uk
  • Friday 4 November 2022 GCSE Art Information Evening Dear Parent/Guardian,
  • Friday 4 November 2022 KS4 maths medium term plans for half term 2 Dear Families of KS4 students,
  • Friday 21 October 2022 Y10 key dates Tanya Rivard-Morton and I are looking forward to meeting with families and students at our Y10 information evening after half term on Monday 7 November. Below are all of the key dates for Y10s and their families over the coming months
  • Friday 21 October 2022 Y11 key dates You have all been emailed the assessment information for the Autumn term, and this is also available on the school website on the Y11 page. Below is a reminder of the key dates upcoming for Y11.
  • Friday 21 October 2022 Y11 aspiring medics webinar for students and parents - recording on YouTube You can access the recording of the webinar here: https://www.youtube.com/watchv=sufXsrh13Zs
  • Friday 21 October 2022 Y11 and Y12 aspiring Oxbridge applicants webinar for students and parents https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85022426151pwd=azBBM3hVZlB4dGh4azJPM1g5dWEwQT09Password: Oxbridge
  • Friday 14 October 2022 Y11 GCSE Business Dragon's Den pitch Groups of Y11 GCSE Business students have been issued an advertising brief for a new soft drink that they are to create branding and marketing materials for. Students will then pitch their campaign to a panel of Dragons – local and national businesspeople from advertising, retail and entertainment sectors – to see who can secure ‘investment’!
  • Friday 14 October 2022 Y11 Aspiring Medics webinar for students and parents Is your child interested in pursuing a career in medicine, veterinary or dentistry Y11 is the ideal time to start exploring this pathway. This webinar is aimed at aspiring medical students and their families and will outline the application and interview process, admissions tests and required work experience to apply for these courses at university. Medicine is an extremely competitive course and becoming more so – make sure they are prepared now!
  • Friday 14 October 2022 Y10 Information Evening Monday 7 November 5.30-6.30pm
  • Friday 7 October 2022 Y11 key dates and assessment information You have all been emailed the assessment information for the Autumn term, and this is also available on the school website on the Y11 page. Below is a reminder of the key dates upcoming for Y11.
  • Friday 7 October 2022 Y10 & Y11: thinking about a career in medicine? Are you thinking about a career in medicine, but not sure what you need to do Come along to this talk where you will hear all about the academic and extra–curricular requirements needed to gain a place in medical school to train as a doctor. We will look at GCSE requirements, what A Levels you need to study and what other factors play a part in university admissions. We will also look at the work experience requirements for the Medicine course and how you can go about getting this valuable experience. There will also be a chance to chat to some current medical students and have your questions answered: https://register.heat.ac.uk/register (pin: RPPVBU)
  • Friday 9 September 2022 KS4 Pastoral Teams A warm welcome back to all of the KS4 students and families after the summer break. Here is a reminder of the team around your child who provide them with pastoral support. Your child’s tutor will often be your first point of contact with the school, although please use the subject pages of the school website to contact your child’s subject teachers if needed. I’d also like to remind you that Christina Louka, our KS4 Student Progress Leader, supports the Year Team Leader of Y10 and Y11 and will also be a useful contact for many of you.
  • Friday 9 September 2022 Y10 DofE Bronze Award 22/23 Welcome back everyone, I hope you have all had a restful summer and are ready for a new academic year. We will be launching the new cohort officially for the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award in the coming weeks. Many student’s have already signed up and have paid their sign-up payment. Please keep an eye out for coming announcements for student meetings over the coming weeks. Please can students log into Microsoft Teams as they are now part of a DofE class where announcements and information will be posted.
  • Thursday 21 July 2022 LaSWAP Enrolment Arrangements Students can collect their GCSE results from Acland Burghley on Thursday 25 August from 10am. We will be enrolling Acland Burghley students from this time. We will attempt to enrol as many students as possible on the Thursday; enrolment is a quick process in most cases and if possible, students should wait after collecting their results. Enrolment will also be available at the LaSWAP building on Highgate Road from 9.30am on Friday 26 August.
  • Friday 8 July 2022 New Y11 end of year exams We are proud of how the new Y11 cohort have conducted themselves in their end of year exams so far. We know that this period presents challenges but we can also see that the students are keen to rise to them.
  • Friday 8 July 2022 Introduction to LaSWAP and Post-16 for new Y12 Parents webinar available The recording of this webinar can be found on our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyE2G6eLLDJlHNmMIGWFFzg
  • Friday 8 July 2022 New Y11 Work Experience Y10 Students will be going on placement 18-21 July.Please remind students to plan their journey to and from their placements, ensure they are aware of their start times, and have their employers contact number and name to hand.
  • Friday 1 July 2022 New Y11 end of year exams Please remember that the key information (timetables, topics, revision) is all on the New Y11 page of the school website. Now that the exams are upon us please remember these final strategies you can use to help the exam period run smoothly for your child.
  • Friday 1 July 2022 New Y10 GCSE courses It has been very exciting watching the New Y10 students settle into their GCSE courses. We know they have been enjoying finding out more about the demands of their chosen subjects at GCSE level and they have risen to the challenges posed to them.
  • Friday 1 July 2022 Y11 Reminder: remote LaSWAP enrolment in August We are offering a limited number of remote enrolments for LaSWAP on Tuesday 30and Wednesday 31August. These enrolments will be via Zoom and will require an internet-enabled device with a camera and earphones or a speaker.
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