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22/10/21

Wishing everyone a great October half term holiday. School re-opens at normal time of 8.40am on Monday 1 November - see you then!

21/10/21

Mufti Day - Friday 21 October in aid of the Glyn PSA. Own clothes and voluntary donation of £2 at the gate. Students - do check your blazer pockets for anything you might need, such as Oyster cards or ID badges!

21/10/21

Telephone Lines Down Thurs 21/10 - with regret, our phone lines are down. Please email the school via glynmail.org

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15/10/21

Surrey Police engagement today at Glyn School. Many thanks to for coming to visit. https://t.co/yaoIatEdxa

14/10/21

We are delighted to welcome Year 11 students and their families to our Sixth Form Open Evening this evening - Thurs 14 Oct - from 4.30pm to 7.30pm. Do come along to see our outstanding Sixth Form provision.

13/10/21

Wednesday 13 October - we look forward to welcoming Year 6 pupils and their families to our Open Morning today from 9.30am to 11.00am. Sorry that there is no parking on the school site. Do come along to see our outstanding school.

12/10/21

We look forward to welcoming Year 6 pupils and their families to our Open Mornings from 9.30am to 11.00am Tues 12, Weds 13 and Thurs 14 October (sorry that there is no parking on the school site). We hope you can come along!

08/10/21

We are extremely proud of our Sixth Form curriculum which offers more subject combinations than many other schools, allows for mixing of BTEC and A Level courses, and offers courses not available at other schools, such as Law and Economics. Come along to our Open Evening!

08/10/21

Ewell Village Road Closure - a sink hole has opened up on the junction of Chessington Road and Kingston Road, near the Spring Tavern. The road is closed. Traffic from Ewell West is being diverted through Longmead Road into Epsom. Some bus routes will be on diversion.

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30/09/21

It's China Week in the canteen and the food looks simply wonderful! 吃好喝好! https://t.co/jnky9KVxEn

29/09/21

With regret, our telephone lines are down. Please email any student absences to: attendance.org

24/09/21

We are delighted that we have more and more activities happening at school again each week! Do take a look at our Glyn Newsletter: https://t.co/JUrK1g2BvC

23/09/21

Thurs 23/9 We have been made aware that an incident has taken place earlier today in Blenheim Road. Road closures on Blenheim Road and Almond Road are in place and a number of other roads are closed in Epsom. This may affect journeys home today.

23/09/21

We look forward to welcoming families to our Open Mornings, for entry into Year 7, on Tues 12, Weds 13 and Thurs 14 October 2021. Please see our website for further details and booking form: https://t.co/8z3j0dapL7

23/09/21

We look forward to welcoming current Year 12 students and their Parents and Carers to the Information Evening this evening - Thursday 23 Sept - from 5.30pm to 7.30pm. There will be some parking on the school site.

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16/09/21

No booking required for our Open Evening today (tickets for Headteacher talks handed out on arrival). Simply turn up! Current students and staff will be waiting to show you our outstanding school. https://t.co/9f93OyoyLX

16/09/21

We are delighted to welcome Year 6 families to our Open Evening TODAY from 4.30pm to 7.30pm. Whilst not compulsory, please consider wearing a face covering - thank you. We are delighted to be welcoming families onto the school site!

15/09/21

Less than 24 hours until our Open Evening! Year 6 pupils and their families are welcome to see our school on Thursday 16 September from 4.30pm to 7.30pm.

School Uniform, Equipment and Shop

School Uniform 

Our school uniform provider is Stevensons. Please click the link below to find out more:

Glyn School Uniform from Stevensons

Glyn School Uniform and Equipment

Please see a list of the uniform and equipment that you will need:

Uniform

Key Stage 3 & 4 (KS3 & KS4)

Blazer: Glyn School blue blazer with embroidered logo - students must have this with them at all times

Trousers: Plain black smart trousers (black canvas, denim or skinny trousers are not permitted)

Shirt:  Plain white shirt with collar - either long or short sleeves (top button essential)

School tie: In House colour with at least 5 stripes on show

Socks: Plain black or grey socks

Shoes:

  • Plain black, leather with black soles and no decorative stitching or carrying an explicit sports logo.
  • Black boots, trainers, Shoes that look like trainers, plimsolls, canvas or suede shoes may not be worn.
  • (Acceptable shoes are defined by the school).
  • It is the responsibility of students to arrive to school with the correct footwear at all times. If a student arrives to school wearing incorrect footwear, they will be required to borrow a pair of appropriate shoes from Student Reception.
  • Where a student is unable to wear appropriate footwear for medical reasons, they will be expected to provide a written request from their Parent or Carer. Should permission to continue to wear alternative shoes on medical grounds be sought beyond one week, the school requests that a doctor’s note is provided to the Head of House to validate.

Pullover: (optional) V-necked plain black jumper

Headwear and Religious clothing:

  • Religious headwear may be worn (for religious purposes only) and should be either plain black or navy blue
  • Baseball caps and bandanas may not be worn

Hair:

  • Hair should be neat, tidy and appropriate for a professional working environment (as defined by the school)
  • Extreme styles and hair colouring will not be permitted (as defined by the school)
  • Shaved lines in hair or eyebrows are not permitted

Make-Up:

  • Nail varnish is not permitted, and nails should not be a length that may cause injury to others (as defined by the school)
  • Make-up is not permitted

Jewellery/tattoos/piercings:

  • Students are not allowed earrings, facial studs, ear expanders or any other earrings
  • Students with piercings will be required to remove them for the duration that they are in school
  • Rings and bracelets may not be worn
  • It is an offence under UK legislation to tattoo a person under the age of 18 except when the tattoo is performed for medical reasons by a medical practitioner.

Coats & Bags:

  • Denim jackets and coats that the school deems as ‘hoodies’ are not permitted.
  • All students are expected to use a school bag that fits an A4 folder inside, is robust and sensible.

PE Kit:  Required throughout the academic year for all school-based PE lessons

  • Glyn School PE top
  • Glyn School blue shorts 
  • Plain white socks
  • Non-marking trainers
  • Towel / shower gel / spare underwear

Winter Games Kit:  Required September to April for all rugby and football lessons at Priest Hill

  • Reversible royal blue/gold games shirt
  • Glyn School blue shorts 
  • Plain royal blue football socks (no stripes or insignia)
  • Football boots or rugby boots
  • Shin pads and gum shield
  • Towel / shower gel / spare underwear

Optional:

  • Navy blue tracksuit top
  • Navy tracksuit trousers
  • Woolly hat and gloves in cold weather

Summer Games Kit:  Required April to July for all athletics, cricket and softball lessons at Priest Hill

  • Blue Glyn School PE top
  • Plain white t-shirt (no stripes or insignia)
  • Glyn School blue shorts 
  • Plain white socks
  • Outdoor trainers (any colour) 
  • Towel / shower gel / spare underwear
  • Cap and high-factor sunscreen

Stationery Items

The following items are suggested for your pencil case:

  • Blue and black pens (any make/style)
  • HB pencil
  • Highlighter pen
  • Pritt Stick
  • Rubber
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Green pen
  • Calculator (see below)
  • Geomtery set / ruler, protractor & compass
  • Coloured pencils
  • Earphones (any make)

Music, DT and Art

Music: Headphones or earphones (any make)

DT:      Craft Apron (unbleached or carpenter style apron with pocket) - optional

Art:

  • 2B Pencil
  • Rubber
  • Ruler
  • Colouring Pencils

Languages - for use at home

French: Oxford School Learner's French Dictionary - ISBN: 978-0198407980

    

Spanish: Oxford School Learner’s Spanish Dictionary - ISBN: 978-0198407966

   Spanish Dictionary  

Mathematics and Science

  • Colouring Pencils                                               
  • Whiteboard Pen
  • Geometry set or protractor, compass and ruler
  • Scientific Calculator Casio FX-85GT