Our News

Please find below a list of the recent Stanchester Academy communications.

5th Feb 2021

Parent Update 5 February

I would like to thank you for your continued support this half term. We are striving to do the very best we can for students under these challenging circumstances and, as I wrote last week, we continu...
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29th Jan 2021

Parent Update 29 January

I would like to thank all families who completed the Remote Learning Survey.
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22nd Jan 2021

Parent Update Friday 22 January

Here at Stanchester, we know that feedback is a gift. All week, teaching staff have been virtually dropping into one another’s lessons to seek ‘top tips’ for remote teaching and learn from one another...
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Year 11 Exam Changes & Updates

Please see the link to our short video on how we will communicate any exams changes and updates with parents this year

8th Jan 2021

Parent Update 8 January 2021

Video briefing to accompany letter: https://www.loom.com/share/0fdfebec48f54eddbc3a834886b25f13 I am writing to update you on the plans following the latest government announcement and will detail...
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Get Ahead program for Years 9 to 11

As you may be aware, Bridgwater and Taunton College Trust have initiated a program to encourage home learning and engagement in a variety of subjects. The program involves free online tutoring session...

30th Dec 2020

Parent Update 30 December

I hope this letter finds you well and that you have enjoyed time with your loved ones during the Christmas period. I am writing to you with an update regarding the staggered return to school for the S...
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18th Dec 2020

Parent Update 18 December

Following yesterday’s guidance from the Department for Education, we are required to ask that Years 7, 8, 9 and 10 complete their learning from home from Tuesday 5 January to Friday 8 January (Monday ...
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11th Dec 2020

Parent Update 11 December

Thank you for your continued support this term. We have been so proud to see students working hard and focussing on their lessons. We are so pleased to be able to hold our Reward Assemblies next week ...
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4th Dec 2020

Parent Update 4 December

4 December 2020 Dear Parent Parent Update As we do every week, the Senior Leadership Team and the Heads of Year have spent time this week visiting lessons throughout the day and we c...
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26th Nov 2020

Parent Update 26 November

Firstly, it has been wonderful to have a full cohort of students in the building as we welcomed back students who were self-isolating this week. The launch of our new, graduated behavior policy has ...
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23rd Nov 2020

Free Online Workshops to Promote Good Mental Health

With many young people struggling to cope with the challenges this extraordinary year has brought us, we are delighted to share with you, three free online workshops designed to help families promote ...
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New Timetable Information Letter

As you are aware, we had one confirmed case of Covid-19 in school last week. The affected year group, as well as the children who travel on the same bus, were quickly sent home to self-isolate for 14 ...

Important Letter from Mr Peter Elliott

I am sure you are aware that Stanchester Academy is part of the Bridgwater and Taunton College Multi-Academy Trust. Amy Joynes, Headteacher at Stanchester Academy, is presently absent from work unwell...
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