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21/12/20

For all those that might be struggling over the Christmas period, do not forget that there are many organisations out there to help you. Please use our Glyn SHARP page for a huge amount of links to different organisations. https://t.co/yyQm70aWhR . Stay Safe and Stay Well

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16/12/20

Difficult to see but this is the moment yesterday afternoon that 8 Abbey and 8 Tudor took it upon themselves to take the knee for Black Lives Matter at the start of their House Football Final. We are very proud of them. https://t.co/vo1BMJEo1J

11/12/20

'Save the Children' charity Mufti Day today - thank you to Glyn families for your generous donations for such an important charity

11/12/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn Newsletter via this link: https://t.co/Wxvyveo7ti

10/12/20

Friday 11 December is a Mufti Day in aid of Save the Children. Voluntary donations of £2, please. Students may wear their own clothes. Christmas jumpers encouraged! No uniform needed, but please remember face coverings!

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26/11/20

Retweeted From Glyn School P.E.

Extra-Curricular Sport is back! https://t.co/J61DDZqltq

26/11/20

Reminder: INSET Day - Friday 26 November 2020 - school closed for all students.

26/11/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn Newsletter! https://t.co/xAKFoVNWW0

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26/11/20

Looks chilly in Swanage! Year 13 conducting their geography field work today. https://t.co/i4FBv4Ep48

23/11/20

Friday 27 November is a Staff Training Day (INSET) so will be closed to all students on that day.

23/11/20

Do take a look at our Glyn School Newsletter! https://t.co/Mu0q7pcYkv

23/10/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn Newsletter - cricket and sailing successes, plus other uplifting news: https://t.co/wy77UMfd5E

22/10/20

Reminder that Friday 23 October is a Mufti Day - donations of £2 at the school gates to the Glyn PSA gratefully received. Monies raised provide extra resources for the benefit of our students. Thank you.

16/10/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn School Newsletter! https://t.co/B4rAkvn2vS

09/10/20

Our Sixth Form Virtual Open Evening will be held on Thursday 15 October 2020, so please check our website on that date. Sadly, no tours or visits this year, but do join us virtually on 15 Oct!

09/10/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn Newsletter! https://t.co/1XgfSPFkVH

02/10/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn School Newsletter! https://t.co/sBAm7KwZQi

01/10/20

Our Virtual Open Evening is now available! Please follow this link: https://t.co/TRjCx4UAQk or via our website https://t.co/z2M3dUDJOb

01/10/20

Available from 4.30pm, our virtual open evening will be available for viewing throughout October via our website https://t.co/z2M3dUDJOb

01/10/20

Virtual Open Evening goes live at 4.30pm! Link via our school website https://t.co/z2M3dUDJOb.

Assessment & Reporting

Assessment is used throughout the curriculum in order to provide appropriate feedback for students, staff and parents.

Our Data for Learning Policy can be viewed in our Key Information and School Policies section:

Data for Learning Policy 2020

Key Stage 3

Year 7

Parents will receive a report in December on the following:

  • Attendance
  • Punctuality
  • Behaviour Points
  • Reading Score

The Norm Referenced Standardised Score converts the student’s reading score (based on their STAR test and Accelerated Reader quizzes) to a standardised score.  This takes into account the student’s age to show how the student is performing relative to a national sample of students of the same age. The national average score is 100.  A score of 115 or higher exceeds expectations.

  • Progress in English and Maths 
  • Five attitude to learning indicators
  • The curriculum map for year 7
  • Reasons for a concerns

At the end of the year, parents will recieve another report that will also include progress in all subjects.

An example End of Year 7 report can be found at the bottom of the page.

Year 8

Parents will receive a report in December and at the end of the year on the following:

  • Attendance
  • Punctuality
  • Behaviour Points
  • Reading Score

The Norm Referenced Standardised Score converts the student’s reading score (based on their STAR test and Accelerated Reader quizzes) to a standardised score.  This takes into account the student’s age to show how the student is performing relative to a national sample of students of the same age. The national average score is 100.  A score of 115 or higher exceeds expectations.

  • Progress in all subjects
  • Five attitude to learning indicators
  • The curriculum map for year 8
  • Reasons for a concerns

 

 

Key Stage 4

All key stage 4 students will recieve three reports a year. 

The report contains:

  • Attendance
  • Punctuality
  • Behaviour points
  • Raw score per subject
  • PPE Grade if taken
  • Five attitude to learning indicators
  • Causes for concern if applicable
  • Curriculum map

Year 9 students will continue to have their standardised reding score reported.

An example of a KS4 report can be found at the bottom of this page.

Key Stage 5

Parents of Year 12 students will recieve four reports throughout the year. The first report does not include grades.

Parents of Year 13 students will recieve four reports also with the first one containing the UCAS predicted grades only.

Reports include:

  • Attendance
  • Punctuality
  • Currently working at A level grades
  • Predicted A Level grades
  • Any PPE grades
  • Four attitude to learning indicators including 'Overall Commitment to A Level studies'

 

An example of KS5 reports can be found at the bottom of this page.

Documents

Page Downloads Date  
Example KS5 Report 08th Nov 2019 Download
Example Year 7 Report 12th Dec 2019 Download
Key Stage 4 EXAMPLE 19th Oct 2020 Download