Entries by Justine Streeton

Exciting Project for Developing Curriculum Materials

As you may be aware there are exciting plans for Tipner West Regeneration. We are really keen to involve schools and would like to see some curriculum materials developed around the project. We would like to work with some SLEs and/ or other strong teachers to develop some curriculum resources locally and then potentially engage […]

Looking for Volunteers?

At the end of January Portsmouth’s Volunteering Hub (Portsmouth Together) will be holding a Volunteering Fair across three days at the Tesco Extra in Fratton Way. This will be a fantastic opportunity to recruit local volunteers to your school. Over the last year we have worked with Portsmouth Together to recruit over 20 new governors, […]

Aspirations Week 20 – 24 Jan 2020

In support of the council’s Miss School Miss Out attendance campaign, we are inviting schools to join in with Aspirations Week – 20 – 24 January 2020. Details of the activities taking place during the week and materials for primary schools can be found at www.portsmouth.gov.uk/attendanceforschools. Secondary schools are invited to sign up for EBP […]

Miltoncross Academy presented with Wellbeing Award

Congratulations to Miltoncross Academy who have recently been awarded a whole-school Wellbeing Award: “We are delighted to announce that we have been presented with a Wellbeing Award, by Award Place through Optimus Education. This whole-school award is given for effective practice and provision that promotes the emotional wellbeing and mental health of staff and students. […]

Portsmouth Ice Skating – School Group Offers

We are excited to confirm that Portsmouth Ice Skating is coming to the Guildhall this winter. To help spread some festive cheer, the Portsmouth Ice Skating team is offering a group booking discount for school groups of over 15 – the perfect end-of-term treat! Open from Saturday 23 November 2019 through to Sunday 5 January […]

Applying online for school places

If your child is moving up to junior school or secondary school next year, then the window for applying for school places is open now. The deadline for transfers to secondary school is 31 October 2019, and the deadline for transfers to junior school is 15 January 2020. Applications for starting school open on 4 […]