Category Archives: News

Due to the poor weather conditions and forecast school will be closed today. This decision has not been taken lightly. The safety of our students and staff is paramount. We aim to open the school as normal tomorrow, weather permitting. The GCSE Dance exam which was due to take place today will be rescheduled. Apologies […]

Despite the weather conditions Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy will be open as normal tomorrow (Monday 11th December 2017). If there is any change we will update the school website, contact parents by text and school App and notify the local radio stations.

The two staff teams who competed in last weekend’s Jenson Button Triathlon have smashed their fundraising target of £500 and have now reached £750. The teams pictured below include (left to right) M. Hilton, T. Burrell, D.Reddington, L.Winter, V.Austin and G.Jackson. All the money raised goes directly to the Barnardos children’s charity, if you would like […]

Parental Survey

Further to the Ofsted update letter, please could you complete the survey on the following link: Thank you                  

Post Ofsted update letter KEG 13 July 2017 Dear parents and carers In February, I wrote to you following the publication of our Ofsted inspection report outlining several of the key areas that inspectors had raised, and our plans to address the areas for improvement identified. Given that we are now several months further on, […]

The school recently received a letter from the Diocese who look after all of the Catholic schools in this area, asking us to update our procedures to include something called a “lock-down” procedure. This is one of several things that can help to keep us safe in a number of situations. To read the whole […]

This year our summer Fayre will take place on Saturday 8th July from 1-4pm. As a school community we are very proud of our fundraising for good causes through our House charities and our special events. The Summer fayre is the only event in our school calendar which raises money for our school community. The […]