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  • Friday 17 May 2024 LaSWAP Taster Day Mark this date in your diaries for LaSWAP Taster Day! Taster Day allows Y11s to mix with students from across LaSWAP and all over London, learn more about subjects they are interested in, experience A Level and vocational teaching and meet lots of subject teachers and LaSWAP staff. It is a really important day that supports Y11 students to make decisions about the courses they want to take next year.
  • Friday 17 May 2024 Y10 homework focus A reminder that the following core subject homework is due every week for Y10.
  • Friday 17 May 2024 Y11 exam tips Y11 have three core exams next week and then they will have 9 unstructured days over half term in order to prepare for their remaining exams
  • Friday 3 May 2024 Latest KS5 news and opportunities Whether your child is planning to go to uni, gap year or an apprenticeship, this is the place to find the latest information and opportunities.
  • Friday 3 May 2024 A Hall for All fundraising launch On Thursday 25 April, stars from Outnumbered, Friday Night Dinner and Top Boy joined student performers and presenters to kick off the Hall for All fundraising drive. The Hall for All is an ambitious initiative to restore the standalone Brutalist hall as an arts space for community use.
  • Friday 19 April 2024 Ski trip 2025 Friday 14 - Friday 21 February 2025 (five-night stay)Milky-Way-Sestiere, Sauze d’Oulx, Italy The trip is in the price range of £1,400, with a monthly instalment option available over 8 months. (Final cost to be confirmed ASAP).
  • Friday 19 April 2024 Y11 French/Spanish GCSE Speaking exam Please find the dates of the speaking exams (25% of the GCSE grade) that will take place on one of the following dates: Monday 22 April, Tuesday 23 April and Wednesday 24 April.
  • Thursday 28 March 2024 Headteacher's end of term letter Please see below for the end of term letter from the Headteacher.
  • Tuesday 26 March 2024 Easter reading As the end of term approaches, many of us will be trying to find ways to keep our children entertained during the break. Reading is an excellent one and we all know that getting children to jump into another world offers numerous benefits, from expanding their imagination; to fostering empathy; to developing critical thinking skills. But, finding the right book to captivate our young people can be tricky and might need some persistence.
  • Friday 22 March 2024 Meet our new Parent Governors We would like to congratulate Sebastian Gardiner and Monét St.Rose-Johnson on their new appointments as Parent Governors. We'd also like to thank Natalie Leroy for standing in the election and every family who took the time to cast their vote. A reminder of the new Governors' statements are below.
  • Friday 22 March 2024 Y11 Maths revision calendar Please see below for the March revision calendar which also has been posted on Show My Homework.
  • Friday 15 March 2024 Y13 sociology opportunity All Y13 sociology students at Acland Burghley will be attending a research methods conference on Monday 18 March at period 4. We have two Academic researchers who will be presenting work that they have carried out with specific links to the research methods topic we cover at A level.
  • Friday 8 March 2024 Parent Governor elections Parent Governor elections letter March 2024
  • Friday 8 March 2024 New Y10 Year Team Leader Further to Mr John’s letter in January I am writing to let you know that we have appointed Mr O’Malley as the Y10 Year Team Leader and he will take up his post in April.
  • Friday 8 March 2024 LaSWAP update for KS4 The RVC are delighted to offer Key Stage 4 students preparing to take their Science GCSEs a free online course. This will run on Tuesday afternoons 4-5pm and cover biology, physics and science success topics (11, 19 and 26 March).
  • Friday 1 March 2024 LaSWAP applications now closed Thank you to all the students who have applied for LaSWAP. Please note that this deadline does not apply to students with EHCPs being supported by Glen Thomson.
  • Thursday 29 February 2024 Celebrating Mathematical Excellence We're thrilled to share the outstanding achievements of our students in the UKMT Intermediate Mathematical Challenge! This year, our young mathematicians have once again demonstrated their remarkable talent and dedication.
  • Thursday 29 February 2024 Y11 English revision calendar Date
  • Tuesday 27 February 2024 Ski trip 2024 We're happy to share the exciting highlights of our recent ski trip to Montafon, Austria! A group of 41 students and 5 staff embarked on this adventure to the Alps.
  • Friday 23 February 2024 The British Library Trip We've been fortunate to engage with The British Library and their Learning Department by attending the Malorie Blackman exhibition on 11 January 2024, which then led to a further invite to attend a live in-person Q and A event with her at The British Library on 19 February 2024.
  • Friday 23 February 2024 GCSE maths free online workshop The experienced tutor team from Oxford Tutors will revise GCSE maths topics and work through past exam questions, live each week on Zoom.
  • Friday 23 February 2024 LaSWAP applications close 29 February A reminder that students should apply for LaSWAP online before the end of the month. If they are not able to meet this deadline, please tell their tutor. This deadline does not apply to students with EHCPs being supported by Glen Thomson.
  • Friday 23 February 2024 Y12 Financial Literacy workshop Following the success of October’s Business trip with SuitUp to the offices of Coach and Kate Spade, students have been invited to participate in a workshop around financial literacy hosted by the wealth management company ndapt.
  • Thursday 22 February 2024 Become a Parent Governor Acland Burghley’s governing board plays a vital role in supporting the school to be the best, fairest and most inclusive learning environment for all our young people.
  • Friday 9 February 2024 LaSWAP applications now open Thank you to all of the Y11 students who attended their one to one Pathways Guidance interviews this week. We had really good feedback about the process from students and staff.
  • Friday 9 February 2024 Y9 - Pathways Launch The next few months are a very important time for students in the Y9 cohort as they embark on the next stage of their education. Whilst it may still seem pretty early on in the year for the students, they will soon be making important decisions around their pathways and choices as they start the move from Key Stage 3 to Key Stage 4.
  • Friday 9 February 2024 Y11 maths revision videos Dear Y11 Parents,
  • Friday 9 February 2024 Y10 maths revision booklets Dear Y10 parents,
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