Family bulletins

Autumn 2021

Issue 3 (20/09/21)
This week's bulletin includes information on our Open Week, more extended curriculum on offer for students, details on how to apply for free school meals and exciting Creative Writing Club in the Library.

Issue 2 (13/09/21)
This week's bulletin includes our commitment working with our families to ensure student success, personal development curriculum and extended curriculum timetable.

Issue 1 (06/09/21) 
The first families bulletin of 2021-22 academic year reminds families of the start of term arrangements, Coronavirus testing and guidance as well as how to sign up for extra curriculum activities. 

Summer 2021

Issue 13 (20/07/21) 
This week’s bulletin includes our end of term achievement awards, information on contract tracing and LFT tests over the summer break and a list of fun summer holiday activities and how to sign up.

Issue 12 (12/07/21)
This week's bulletin includes our Assembly Hall update from last week's event, Parent Governor Election deadline Monday 12 July at 4pm and Art Exhibition Creating Excellence Together event on Friday 16 July from 4.30pm.

Issue 11 (05/07/21)
This week's bulletin includes farewell to Y11 and Y13 students from their year team leader, careers day and Youth Safety Week.

Issue 10 (28/06/21)
This week's bulletin includes Y11 enrichment timetable, information on OAE's interactive concert for tots and more details on assessment week.

Issue 9 (21/06/21)
This week's bulletin includes information on Parent Election Governor nomination and how to apply, closing date is today at 4pm. Assembly hall project open evening is taking place on 8 July as well as free sports sessions in Camden.

Issue 8 (14/06/21)
This week's bulletin includes information on end of year assessments, KS3 enrichment key dates and details on assembly hall open evening.

Issue 7(07/06/21)
This week's bulletin includes details on abPTA jumble sale at Acland Burghley School, free programmes running in Camden and Covid-19 self testing survey as well as reporting positive home test result over May half term. 

Issue 6 (24/05/21)
This week's bulletin includes discussions in assemblies on conditioning, we welcome any feedback from students. Also includes details on Y11 Silent Art Auction fundraising to help with their 2021 Leavers' Party.

Issue 5 (17/05/21)
This week's bulletin includes information on summer enrichment for Y7 to Y11, Government guidance on face coverings in education and KS4 assessment update.

Issue 4 (10/05/21)
This week's bulletin includes information on Centre Submitted Grades for Y11 and 13, KS3 enrichment plans and Y11 key dates for Summer Term.

Issue 3 (03/05/21)
This week's bulletin includes information on household bubble tests and where it can be obtained, various clubs that are running in school and free sports sessions in Camden.

Issue 2 (26/04/21)
This week's bulletin includes Personal Development activities in tutor time last week and coming weeks, information on continuing COVID-19 preventative measures and further details on Y11 assessment.

Issue 1 (19/04/21)
This week's bulletin announces the appointment of 2 additional Deputy Headteachers, information on contact tracing over Easter break and our OAE dance collaboration.

Spring 2021

Issue 11 (29/03/21)
This week's bulletin includes open debate and personal development sessions as well as information on home testing for students over the Easter break.

Issue 10 (22/03/21)
This week's bulletin includes updated information on home testing, Youth Safety Week and Y11 maths assessment.

Issue 9 (15/03/21)
This week's bulletin includes home testing information, amended term dates for this academic year and KS3 extra curricular activities.

Issue 8 (08/03/21)
This week's bulletin includes information on return to school, start date for each year group, Y11 and 13 Parents' zoom meeting link and dates.

Issue 7 (01/03/21)
This week's bulletin includes information on preparing to return to school, rapid test consent forms and how grades will be awarded in summer 2021.

Issue 6 (22/02/21)
This week's bulletin includes contract tracing arrangements during half term, details of external support for available for families and half term activities for students.

Issue 5 (08/02/21) 
This week’s families bulletin includes feedback from  last Tuesday's STEAM day, Y11 February assignments and Y7 Parents’ meeting.

Issue 4 (01/02/21)
This week's families bulletin includes updated STEAM drop down day schedule for Tuesday 2 February and  Free School Meals voucher update.

Issue 3 (25/01/21)
This week's families bulletin includes more information on home learning, online learning tips and Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony link.

Issue 2 (18/01/21)
This week's families bulletin includes information on how to log in into Office 365, home study advice and support for young people and families with wellbeing in mind.

Issue 1 (11/01/21)
This week's families bulletin includes information on how to log in to Office 365 for online classes, free school meals update and Y10 Parents' Evening.

Autumn 2020

Issue 14 (12/12/20)
This week's families bulletin includes information on end of term arrangements and Y11 preparation for mock exams.

Issue 13 (07/12/20)
This week's families bulletin includes information on Y9 pathways and choices from KS3 to KS4 and consultation around local traffic as well as our Assembly Hall.

Issue 12 (30/11/20)
This week's families bulletin includes information on our plans for assessment and January review on COVID-19 preventative measures.

Issue 11 (23/11/20)
This week's families bulletin includes information for Y11 families about decisions on sixth form, LaSWAP application process and updated extended curriculum timetable.

Issue 10 (16/11/20)
This week's families bulletin includes our Black History winners, LaSWAP Application Process for Y11 and Anti-Bullying sessions for this week.

Issue 9 (09/11/20 
This week's families bulletin includes many extra-curricular opportunities, as well as workshop opportunities for students.

Issue 8 (19/10/20)
This week’s families bulletin reminds families about the school's Black History Season Creative Competition and includes information on the 2021 Exams series.

Issue 7 (12/10/20)
This week’s families bulletin launches Acland Burghley's Black History Season and includes key pieces on staying safe.

Issue 6 (05/10/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes many extra-curricular opportunities, as well as information on how the school will mark Dyslexia Awareness Week. 

Issue 5 (28/09/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes information on adopted parents’ coffee mornings, breakfast club and the European Day of Languages.

Issue 4 (21/09/20)
This week’s families bulletin reminds families of the school's COVID-19 protocols and includes links to useful webinars for KS4 and KS5 students.

Issue 3 (14/09/20)
This week’s families bulletin welcomes the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and elaborates on the school's ethos of pastoral care and inclusion.

Issue 2 (07/09/20)
This week’s families bulletin announces the appointment of 3 additional Directors of Learning and informs parents and carers of the new canteen arrangements.

Issue 1 (03/09/20)
The first families bulletin of the 2020-21 academic year reminds families of the start of term arrangements and gives a bit more detail on ways the school will ensure the term gets off to a smooth start for everyone.

Summer 2020

Issue 12 (13/07/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes the timetables of live lessons for week 7 and virtual work experience successes.

Issue 11 (06/07/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes the timetables of live lessons for week 6, information on assessments and the schedule of Tutor Group visits for Y7 and Y9.

Issue 10 (29/06/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes the timetables of live lessons for week 5, a Free School Meals update and links to KS5 webinars.

Issue 9 (22/06/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes the timetables of live lessons for week 4 and asks parents to help families with limited or no IT provision by donating to the 'Bridging the digital divide' fund. 

Issue 8 (15/06/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes information on the preparations for a broader reopening, a Free School Meals update and live lessons timetables for KS3 and KS5.

Issue 7 (08/06/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on LGBTQ+ Pride Month and School Diversity Week, as well as important home learning updates from the Art, Maths, English and Design Technology departments.

Issue 6 (01/06/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes updates on Y10 'live provision' as well as advice and useful web links to support your child’s reading at home.

Issue 5 (18/05/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes information on the school's move to 'live provision', advice and useful web links for sixth-formers and the winners of the VE Day competition.

Issue 4 (11/05/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes advice on some great reads and local drama opportunities.

Issue 3 (04/05/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes information on our VE Day assembly and competition, as well as the school's move to pre-recorded lessons to aid with home learning.

Issue 2 (27/04/20)
This week’s families bulletin features home learning by subject and information on the third Free School Meals hamper.

Easter holidays 2020 2nd edition
This families bulletin includes advice on how to use the curriculum booklets sent home for home learning between Monday 20 April 2020 and Friday 22 May. There are also instructions on how to access Office 365 online and information on AEN support for home-schooling.

Easter holidays 2020 1st edition
This families bulletin includes a message from the Headteacher to all students, as well as online safety advice, home learning from the history department and career opportunities for school leavers.

Issue 1 (20/04/20)
This week’s families bulletin features online safety advice and offers further home learning guidance.

Spring 2020

Issue 11 (30/03/20)
This week’s families bulletin features best-practice advice for home learning and includes many links to free online resources.

Issue 10 (23/03/20)
This week’s families bulletin advises parents to download the MeeTwo app to aid their child's mental health during the school closure.

Issue 9 (16/03/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes updated advice on the Coronavirus and new clubs students can get involved in.

Issue 8 (09/03/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes updated information on the Coronavirus and asks parents of Y9 to download the Y9 revision materials on the Y9 page of the website.

Issue 7 (02/03/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes information on new Statutory Requirements for teaching Relationships and Sex Education and Health Education in secondary schools and Coronavirus advice.

Issue 6 (24/02/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes new dates for your diary and a reminder of the timings of our school day.

Issue 5 (10/02/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes updates from the Science department.

Issue 4 (03/02/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes the STEAM drop down day schedule for Tuesday 4 February.

Issue 3 (27/01/20)
This week’s families bulletin invites families to complete a short survey about the 'A Theatre for All' project: https://forms.gle/evBira6EbzYxH4Nd9

Issue 2 (20/01/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes important key stage information for the term ahead.

Issue 1 (13/01/20)
This week’s families bulletin includes important exams information.

Autumn 2019

Issue 14 (16/12/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes the end and start of term arrangements.

Issue 13 (09/12/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes important information about the School Trust.

Issue 12 (02/12/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes a wealth of information for KS4 students.

Issue 11 (25/11/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes information on the upcoming events this term, including the Autumn barbecue on Wednesday 27 November 6-8pm.

Issue 10 (18/11/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes information on the proposed works on Tufnell Park Road.

Issue 9 (11/11/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on the activities taking place during Anti-Bullying Week.

Issue 8 (04/11/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes details on the upcoming Pop-up cinema screening of the 1984 classic 'Gremlins' in the Assembly Hall on Saturday 7 December 1-5pm.

Issue 7 (28/10/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes details on the upcoming LaSWAP Open Evening on Thursday 21 November.

Issue 6 (14/10/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes details on the Black History Month competition.

Issue 5 (07/10/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes details on the Parent Governor election which closes at 4pm on Thursday 17 October

Issue 4 (30/09/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info on the abPTA quiz night on 17 October

Issue 3 (23/09/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info on Camden Council's Photography competition.

Issue 2 (16/09/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info on the upcoming Bike to School week on 23-27 September.

Issue 1 (09/09/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes an updated 'Dates for your diary'. For the full calendar of the 2019-20 academic year, please see the school website:
www.aclandburghley.camden.sch.uk/Calendar/

Summer 2019

Issue 12 (22/07/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes details about many of the courses and activities available to young people this Summer. A full list of activities running in Camden and Islington can also be found on our website:
www.aclandburghley.camden.sch.uk/Holiday-activities/

Issue 11 (15/07/19)
This week’s families bulletin asks parents for their help in improving Acland Burghley by filling out a short survey on what they think about the school.

Issue 10 (08/07/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes information on the start of term arrangements for Autumn term on Tuesday 3 September.

Issue 9 (01/07/19)
This week’s families bulletin invites families to the Annual Art Exhibition and Celebrating Excellence Award Evening on Friday 5 July.

Issue 8 (24/06/19)
This week’s families bulletin asks parents to complete a survey on our upcoming fundraising bid to return the Assembly Hall into a world-class performance space for our students and the local community.

Issue 7 (17/06/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info on Monday's
 LAMDA Show at 5.30 pm.

Issue 6 (10/06/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info on the Flying Start Curriculum.

Issue 5 (03/06/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more KS4 revision sessions, preparations for the Flying Start and more info on our new ‘A Place To Talk’ space.

Issue 4 (20/05/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes dates of Y11 Revision sessions for various subjects.

Issue 3 (13/05/19)
This week’s families bulletin is jam-packed with info on school revision sessions as well as job opportunities for school leavers in the Careers section. 

Issue 2 (06/05/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes lots of great revision ideas for Y11.

Issue 1 (29/04/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes Camden Special Parents Forum Calendar for Summer 2019.

Spring 2019

Issue 13 (23/04/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes an updated 'Dates for your Diary' for the Summer term.

Issue 12 (01/04/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info about Autism Awareness Day on 
2 April 2019.

Issue 11 (25/03/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info on the GCSE Dance Showcase on Monday 25 March at 5.30 pm.

Issue 10 (18/03/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on the LaSWAP Summer production auditions.

Issue 9 (11/03/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on how the maths department are celebrating Pi Day on Thursday 14 March (3.14 pm).

Issue 8 (04/03/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on Work Experience opportunities with the British Library.

Issue 7 (25/02/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info our Y7 Reading Project which starts after the February Half term on Monday 25 February.

Issue 6 (11/02/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info our Y11 half term programme.

Issue 5 (04/02/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info on Y9 Pathways.

Issue 4 (28/01/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes more info on our partnership with Paris Saint-Germain  Academy.

Issue 3 (21/01/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes the Term Dates for the next academic year.

Issue 2 (14/01/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes 'Dates for your diary' on page 2.

Issue 1 (07/01/19)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on our start of term arrangements and updated free school meals criteria.

Autumn 2018

Issue 14 (17/12/18)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on our Christmas Concert on Thursday 20 December at 7 pm.

Issue 13 (10/12/18)
This week’s families bulletin includes photos from our successful Secret Art Auction launch which continues online till 21 December: www.jumblebee.co.uk/aclandburghleysecretartauction.

Issue 12 (03/12/18)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on our Artist in Residence and Secret Art Auction.

Issue 11 (26/11/18)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on the school's weekend revision provision.

Issue 10 (19/11/18)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on the Moving Rocks exhibition running at the Freelands Foundation featuring the artwork which resulted from our students’ collaboration with the artist Ruth Proctor.

Issue 9 (12/11/18)
This week’s families bulletin includes info on our #CrisisXmas campaign

Issue 8 (05/11/18)
Issue 7 (29/10/18)
Issue 6 (15/10/18)
Issue 5 (08/10/18)
Issue 4 (01/10/18)
Issue 3 (24/09/18)
Issue 2 (17/09/18)
Issue 1 (10/09/18)

Summer 2018

 

Spring 2018

  

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