GCSE Results 2018David Bruce
Haven High Academy was delighted to inform students of their achievements across a wide range of GCSE, vocational and skills based qualifications. Head of Academy Ellie Hextall congratulated students and staff on their achievements stating “despite further changes in examination courses this year, an impressive number of students achieved 8 or more subjects at grade 4 or above with many more achieving at least 5 grade 4 or above grades. Additionally I am delighted that the students have achieved improved outcomes in almost every subject compared to last year. This is testament to the commitment and ambition of all involved. These encouraging results are a great foundation on which to build our future successes.” There has been a very significant increase in the number of top grades with almost 25% of all students being awarded a Grade 7 or equivalent or better. Particular students who have excelled (in alphabetical order) include: Leah B ( 3x7, 2x6, 3x5) Kieva C (1x8, 1x7, 5x6), Anne M D (3x7, 1x6, 4x 5), Emmie D (1x9, 4x8, 3x7, 1x6), Alice H (3x9, 6x8, 1x7), Natalia K (1x9, 1x8, 4x7, 4x6, 1x5), Arturs K (1x8, 3x7, 4x6) Andrejs K (4x8, 1x7, 6x6), Megan L(1x9, 4x7s, 4x6) Shayla M (3x8, 2x7, 1x6, 1x5) and Eimantas R(2x8, 6x7, 3x6).
Going Back to School GuideDavid Bruce
The new academic year is fast approaching and it is important to start the year with all of the correct equipment and information you need to start the new year successfully. Below is a helpful interactive guide that has some core information that will help to support you with getting ready for September. Back to School Guide
6th Form Results 2018David Bruce
6th Form Press Release As Haven High Academy completes its final year of sixth form, we are delighted to report another year of outstanding results. A fantastic 83% of students achieved A*-C or equivalent grades, with a 96% pass rate overall. This is testament to the commitment and hard work of the students and all the staff and parents who have supported them in their studies. Exceptional performances in purely vocational courses included Emily F (D*D*D), Stella P (D*D* D), Erikas A, Chloe C and Domantas E (D*DD). Congratulations are also due to our highest performing students who followed blended courses including Eligijus L (D*and a B at A Level), Jacob P and Bethany W (both with D*D and a B at A Level). Destinations for this cohort are diverse as always, with students going on to the armed forces, civil service, private employment, apprenticeships or places in higher education. Those in higher education are pursuing courses which include law, media and film production, criminology, psychology, sports coaching, business management and nursing. Many local businesses and employers have also taken on our students as apprentices reflecting the confidence that the community have in students from Haven High. BWAF Chief Executive Officer Mr Adrian Reed commented ‘It is truly wonderful to see that the Haven High Academy offer to 6th formers has again proven to be so successful. I couldn’t be more proud of what has been achieved or feel more regret that this great facility has had to close due to government policy. I would like to thank all those who have played a part in the changing of young people’s lives and giving them such fantastic experiences and prospects.’
This year we have signed up to an outstanding revision resource for our learners within Haven High Academy. How do you get it? 1) Go to www.gcsepod.com and click "Login" 2) Click NEW HERE? GET STARTED! Select "Pupil" 3) Enter your name, date of birth and type in the name of your school. The school's name should appear in the dropdown list, click on it to confirm. 4) Create a username and password. What is it?
- One website, 3 apps and over 5,000 pods
- Content produced specifically for mobile devices, tablets and PCs
- Designed to squeeze exactly the right knowledge needed for exam success into short 3-5 minute chunks.
- Helps with learning, homework and revision.
Year 10 Home Learning & Revision BookDavid Bruce
Your son/daughter will today have been given their ‘Schedule for Home Learning & Revision’ book and also some work to be done during the summer holidays. The book will be a permanent record of the work they have done in preparation for their GCSE throughout their final year and each page there is a section for you to sign. Could you please, this evening, ask your son/daughter about the book and ask them to explain how they are going to use it over the course of the next year. Thank you for your support.
Sports Day @ PRSADavid Bruce
Timetable of Events for visitors 9am - Students arrive for registration - Outdoor Athletics Track 9.30 – 10.30am Session 1 Year 7 Track events, Year 8 Field events. Year 9 Non-traditional events. Year 10 with outside agencies. 10.40 – 11.40 Session 2 Year 9 Track events, Year 10 Field events. Year 7 Non-traditional events. Year 8 with outside agencies. 11.50 – 12.50 Session 3 Year 8 Track events, Year 7 Field events. Year 10 Non-traditional events. Year 9 with outside agencies. 1 – 2pm Session 4 Year 10 Track events, Year 9 Field events. Year 8 Non-traditional events. Year 7 with outside agencies. 2.20 – 3pm All relays, staff vs students races. 3pm – 3.20pm Presentations 3.25pm Students dismissed.
Revision GuidesDavid Bruce
Revision guides Revision guides are available for purchase using parent pay to support students in getting prepared for their final exams. Revision guides can be purchased for years 9, 10. Guides can be bought at a reduced price compared to retail and these can be purchased using ParentPay. ParentPay
Just to provide a small update. After feedback from staff and students, the website is having a facelift to ensure it fits the needs of its users. Please bear with us while we carry out these changes. Some links and items may not work as expected but these will be resolved in due course.