Collapsed Timetable

Please note that next week we are following a collapsed timetable with your children not in lessons they would normally be in.  Throughout the course of the week they will be exploring water, road and e safety, bespoke Science and English days and a day dedicated to the exploration of British Values.  Thanks V Povey

New Site Info

Dear Parent/ Carer, It is with incredible excitement that I am writing to you with further details about our move to our brand new family home. As you are aware, our students break up for their Easter Holiday on the 31st of March 2017 and return to school on Wednesday 19th April 2017. It is on the 19th April that … Read More

Cashless Catering System

Dear Parent or Guardian, Biometric Cashless Catering System   A pack explaining the new student recognition system using biometrics, which is to be implemented at Burnley High School, was sent out to you earlier in February.  This system will allow us to provide a cashless catering service. A consent form, whereby you agree to the processing of your child’s biometrics, … Read More

HT2A Data Reports

HT2a data reports will be coming home with the students today – check those rucksacks/bags!

Spring into Action with our weekly careers talks.

Every Friday lunchtime from 12.45-1.15 during February and March, industry experts will be coming in to give a short presentation and run a Q and A session on different careers.  This Friday it’s Music, Media and Sound. One of the speakers used to be Head of Sound at ITV and the other is a digital expert who designs the Coldplay … Read More

Celebration Assembly Changes

Dear Parents/Carers, I recently met with the Student Council, who are the voice of our students, with a view to discussing our Friday Celebration assembly. Having considered the Student Council, parent and staff feedback, I have taken the decision to change the way our Friday assembly is delivered. Celebration assembly is an important feature of our school week that we … Read More

Preparing for Bad Weather

Dear parents / carers, We have been forecast heavy snow over the next few days so please refer to our Emergency Closure Policy which can be found on our website here or by going to our School Policies section to familiarise yourselves with the procedures we will follow, should we need to close the school. There’s work for students in our “Snow … Read More

Wrap up for Winter!

We are noticing a lot of pupils are not wearing coats when outside the building before school, at break and at lunchtime. Pupils do not come into the school building until 8.20am unless weather is adverse, and they are asked to go out onto the yard at break and lunchtime for fresh air if the weather permits. As the weather … Read More

Year 9 Full Reports

9th December 2016 Dear Parent/carer, RE: Year 9 Full Reports Due to a new system for data and reporting being implemented at the start of 2017, the Year 9 full reports due to be published at the end of this term are to be postponed until the end of February 2017. The reasoning behind this is so that parents and … Read More