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04/04/20

A great opportunity to widen your horizons and emerse yourselves in the wonder of Musicals. Andrew Loyd Webber is releasing a musical every Friday for 48 hours for people to watch. https://t.co/EEfFo9xYnS

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03/04/20

. Today is about community, and those that are vulnerable and potentially quite lonely. Why not create something that will bring a bit of joy to them, share your results with us. https://t.co/FHaJscZMeO

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02/04/20

. Today we will look at enrichment. Try visiting a virtual museum, maybe create a project based on what you see. https://t.co/boF0IrG09B https://t.co/pVNcQrMDtg

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01/04/20

Feeling concerned and anxious? Why not chat it through with some professionals https://t.co/wafFYFlyAw

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01/04/20

. Today we got one that focuses on wellbeing. Take a look at this excellent website https://t.co/kXielFY1c0 https://t.co/5MU28IkfjR

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31/03/20

. Today have a chat with someone that you are at home with. The art of conversation. https://t.co/yKykVyJAlp

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30/03/20

. Day 4. Messages that will mean a lot to those in the NHS. https://t.co/ihZVf94Jyb

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27/03/20

Day 3. Staying in touch helps you to keep some normality to life. Whether it’s on the phone or via a video link, let’s spend today catching up with those we love . Don’t forget to share with us!! https://t.co/b2dMrdAuyd

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26/03/20

. Day 2. A national competition about kindness, that has a monetary reward if I win. Don’t mind if I do... Don’t forget to share your efforts with us!!! In a world where we can truly be anything, choose to be kind 🙏🏻 https://t.co/BxZRTmfdyr https://t.co/7Md081VZTH

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25/03/20

- something to occupy your time and allow you to be creative. Day 1. We would love to see examples of your work/efforts as these challenges continue, just remember to https://t.co/rtFoWzvIFb

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22/03/20

The message is clear, wherever possible... https://t.co/R2aVS5WG3G

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22/03/20

Retweeted From Gavin Williamson

From tomorrow, schools will be closed except for children of critical workers and the most vulnerable. We must ensure NHS staff are able to access school places. Don’t take a place you don’t need. Be responsible. Keep your kids at home. https://t.co/B4QZJG7kY4

20/03/20

The government has released more details around the provision for childcare that schools are being asked to provide as part of the national effort to combat the COVID-19 outbreak. Please see our latest update here: https://t.co/PgSe54eX5r

19/03/20

Moving forward until further notice, the school will only be open to children of designated 'key workers' and those with additional needs. For further details and updated information for parents please follow the link: https://t.co/KDvyoiYDP2

19/03/20

School is partially closed again today. School is open to years 10, 11 and 13 students only. Please follow the link for more details: https://t.co/c7L7kLBgiR

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18/03/20

Schools may be closing you say? Well these cabinets aren't going to build themselves! GCSE technology students (and Mr Toye!!) still hard at work post 5pm with no sign of stopping. https://t.co/hIgZS394mj

18/03/20

School is partially closed again today. School is open to years 10,11 and 13 students only. Please follow the link for more details: https://t.co/XvJq533q7P

17/03/20

Please be advised that Year 12 parents' and carers' evening on Thursday 18 March has been cancelled. Please see website for more details: https://t.co/ByyQs04vqb

17/03/20

School is partially closed today. School is open to years 10,11 and 13 students only. Please follow the link for more details: https://t.co/ByyQs04vqb

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16/03/20

U18 Regional Rugby Success - Molly 13M who plays open side flanker, was a part of the Sutton & Epsom team who won the South East Regional match this weekend. This puts the team in the top four in the country. honoured to have her here at Glyn. Well done, Molly. https://t.co/xZn5MM4eMD

Uniform and Equipment

School Uniform

 

Key Stage 3 & 4 (KS3 & KS4)

Key Stage 5 (KS5) 

Blazer:

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

Blazer:

Glyn School Sixth Form black blazer with embroidered logo - students must have this with them at all times

 

Trousers:

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

Trousers or Skirt:

Plain black trousers (black canvas, denim or skinny trousers are not permitted).

Black knee length school kilt. Skirts must be worn on or below the knee.

Shirt:

White collared (top button essential)

 

Shirt or Blouse:

If wearing trousers, a plain white shirt must be worn with the top button fastened, with a school tie.  Students wearing a skirt are permitted to wear an open neck blouse, with no visible T-shirts.

School tie:

In House colour with at least 5 stripes on show.

School tie:

School or prefects’ tie

 

Socks:

Plain black or grey socks

 

Socks:

Plain black or grey socks. Plain flesh coloured or black opaque tights. (Knee high socks are not permitted)

Shoes:

Plain black, leather with black soles and no decorative stitching or carrying an explicit sports logo. Black boots, trainers, plimsolls, canvas or suede shoes may not be worn.

(Acceptable shoes are defined by the school)

Shoes:

Plain black, leather with black soles, low heel and fully enclosed. No decorative stitching or carrying an explicit sports logo. Black boots, trainers, plimsolls, canvas or suede shoes may not be worn.

(Acceptable shoes are defined by the school)

 

Pullover: (optional)

V-necked plain black jumper

Pullover/cardigan (optional)

Black cardigan or V-neck 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

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.

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.

Make-Up:

Nail varnish is permitted but should be either colourless or a discreet colour, appropriate for a professional working environment.  Nails should not be a length that may cause injury to others (as defined by the school).

 

Subtle make-up in neutral colours is 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.

 

Jewellery/tattoos/piercings (Boys):

Male 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.

 

A maximum of one discreet ring may be worn on each hand.

 

No bracelets may 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. For students aged 18, tattoos are strongly discouraged and should not be visible at any time.

 

 

Jewellery/tattoos/piercings (Girls):

One pair of small plain earrings, one in each ear.  Students are not allowed earrings in the tragus of the ear.

 

Facial piercings, ear expanders or any other earrings that are considered by the school to be excessive are not permitted. Students with inappropriate piercings will be required to remove them for the duration that they are in school.

 

A maximum of one discreet ring may be worn on each hand.

 

No bracelets may 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. For students aged 18, tattoos are strongly discouraged and should not be visible at any time.

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.

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.

 

 

 

Footwear

 

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, then 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.

 

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

 

KS3 & 4

Blue Glyn School PE top

Plain white t-shirt (no stripes or insignia)

Plain navy shorts (no stripes or insignia)

Plain white socks

Trainers

Towel/shower gel

 

 

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

 

KS3 & 4

Reversible royal blue/gold games shirt

Plain navy shorts (no stripes or insignia)

Plain royal blue football socks (no stripes or insignia)

Football boots or rugby boots

Shin pads and gum shield

Towel/shower gel

Optional:

Navy blue tracksuit top

Navy tracksuit trousers

Woolly hat and gloves in cold weather

 

 

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

 

KS3 & 4

Blue Glyn School PE top

Plain white t-shirt (no stripes or insignia)

Plain navy shorts (no stripes or insignia)

Plain white socks

Outdoor trainers (any colour) 

Towel/shower gel

Cap and high-factor sunscreen