Park High

New Starters 2020

 

Virtual School Tour

 

 

 

Park High School data collection form click here

GDPR consent form click here

Free school meal application form click here

New parents & carers booklet click here

 

A Message From Mrs Eulert

 

Mr Jackson's Presentation For New Parents & Carers

 

Welcome to Park High School 

A warm welcome to Park High School where you and your child are about to embark on the next exciting stage of their academic and personal development journey. Park High school is a vibrant and academically successful school offering an extensive and balanced curriculum and a rich and diverse programme of extra-curricular activities, all supported by an exceptional pastoral system. Here at Park we place students' needs at the very core of everything we do. We all want the absolute best for our young people who need to be empowered to shine, grow and develop into the best they can possibly be. 
 

Transition Information 

As we start to prepare for the arrival of our new Year 7 students, staff are busily liaising with Primary school staff (all be it remotely!) to ensure we gain a full and comprehensive overview of each and every new student. This information transfer between lead professionals will include information share about friendship groups, academic ability, pastoral needs, character and extracurricular involvement. The pastoral team here at Park will then collate all the information and ensure that students are placed in forms with friends based on feedback from the Primary schools. 

 

Year 6 Student and Parent Transition Event 2020 

 

Due to the current situation this year’s face to face student and parent transition events are on hold until the Government release further information about the planned reopening of schools. 

 

Further information about transition events will be shared via this page. 

 

School Uniform 

 

Click here to see the school uniform policy. 

 

SEND/Learning Support

 

Our SEND team are currently liaising with parents, families and primary schools to collate student information about any SEND support your child may need at Park High School.

We appreciate this is a very difficult and worrying time for both our new starters and their families.

 

Our SENDCO, Mrs Charlotte O’Brien, will happily answer any of your concerns and you can contact her via email on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

The SEND team are currently sending letters out to all the new starters that have been identified from their primary school as needing SEND support. If you do not receive this letter and you feel your child will need extra support then please contact the SENDCO. We understand this is not an ideal transition period and the SEND team will ensure your child is happy and feels supported when starting secondary school life.

 

All documents relating to SEND and transition can be found here, and under our learning support section in the curriculum folder you will find additional SEND information such as our SEND policy.

 

SEND Letter

SEND Journey at Park

One page profile - my voice matters

POPS 2020

Transition worries

 

 

Summer School

 

 

Park High School Summer School 2020 

 

All Year 6 students who have gained a place at Park High, are usually invited to attend a summer school which takes place in the summer holiday before their September start date. Our summer school programme is aimed at empowering our young students' with the skills, confidence and knowledge to help the smooth transition into year 7. Summer school starts by helping students to familiarise themselves with the school building and members of staff before the September start. It also helps students to start to form new lifelong friendships as they start to meet students joining the Park Family from other primary schools. A focus on communication and organisational skills through engaging and fun activities, coupled with tips to help them settle in smoothly will all help to ensure our students can hit the ground running in September 2020 and make a fabulous start to their Park High School career.  

 

We would love nothing more than to be able to host our new year 7 students for summer schools but cannot confirm that summer school will be able to run until further notice. More details will follow.