Concert Tour to Paris 2019
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Spring Term 2020
Instrumental music lessons start on the first day of term Monday 6 January
The timetables for the first week of lessons are available below. Once the first lesson of the term has taken place, a full timetable for the term will be published.
Please note that most teachers have rotating lesson times, so students must check the time of their lesson carefully each week.
If you have any queries, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or ask your child to see me in the Music Office P7 any breaktime or before/after school.
We offer music lessons on a wide range of instruments from trumpet to drumkit, violin to saz. Around 250 lessons take place each week,with over 220 students learning an instrument or two in school. If you would like to apply for lessons, please download the APPLICATION FORM below, complete and return it to the Music Office (P7) or via email.
Alexandra Park School has excellent facilities that are available to hire outside of school hours.
We have recently had both our outdoor and indoor sports areas resurfaced, making them ideal for vaious recreational activities such as football, badminton, dance and martial arts classes.
This is in addition to our main hall, which is perfect for large gatherings, and a training suite equipped with 30 workstations, an interactive whiteboard and a state of the art Classwatch system for recording your training session (if desired).
We also have many standard classrooms equipped with projectors for smaller meetings.
If you are interested in hiring any of our facilities, then please email Frank Goodman for more information.
Schools receive additional income called the Pupil Premium. This money is allocated by the Government to helpschools support children from low income families and children in care. The amount of additional funding schoolsreceive is based on the number of children who are entitled to receive free school meals or have been in the past 6 years or are looked after children. “Disadvantaged pupils’ is used to refer to only those pupils for whom the pupilpremium provides support.
Ofsted last visited the school in November 2011. The school was graded as 'Outstanding' in 24 of the 27 inspection indicators including attainment, achievement, progress, enjoyment, safety, leadership, curriculum, governance, partnerships, community and pastoral care.
|Rose O'Riordan||Pastoral Care|
|Dan Silverman||Curriculum and Standards|
|Iraj Felfeli||Performance and Development|
|Jo Chadwick||Director of Key Stage 3|
|Abi Falola||Director of Key Stage 4|
|St. John Starkie||Director of Sixth Form|
|George Stratis||Teaching and Learning|
|Kate Perry||SENCo & Inclusion and Pathways|
|Tessa Ware||Standards and Assessment|
|Ms. Bowden, Ms. Hall & Mr. Leigh-Ellis|
SEN Admin Officer
At Alexandra Park School, our students' examination performance consistently ranks amongst the best in the country at both GCSE and A level. We are proud to be a truly comprehensive school at which students of all abilities achieve exceptional results.
Below you will find a summary of our students' results in 2018, for both GCSE and A-Level.
Alexandra Park School accepts payments online for items such as dinner money, school trips and music lessons. Using a secure website called ParentPay, you can pay online using your credit or debit card. ParentPay is our preferred method of making payments to the school and our caterers, Pabulum.
What are the benefits to parents and pupils?
How to get started with ParentPay
After receipt of your activation username and password, which is provided by the school:
For more information about ParentPay, please click here.
From September 2017, APS has a school uniform skirt. This can only be purchased from our school uniform suppliers.
From May 2018, APS has school uniform shorts. These can only be purchased from our new school uniform suppliers.
From March 2019, APS will no longer be permitting smart watches or smartphones in school. More information.
A high standard of personal appearance is expected. Uniform should be clean and well maintained. All items of clothing and equipment should be clearly marked with the owner's name. Please take the time to read the School Uniform Policy as your child may be sent home if the incorrect uniform is worn.
Students are expected to attend school in the correct uniform. If for any reason a student cannot be in the correct uniform, parents / carers are expected to write a note explaining the reason and when the uniform will be rectified. Where possible, students will be given uniform to borrow.
|School Uniform||PE Kit|
You can obtain School Uniform in the following ways:
You can only obtain the PE Kit online
Please note that the school does not accept deliveries.
The APS PE kit can only be purchased from the authorised retailer - Sportswear International Ltd.
Ties, hats and scarves are also available from the school office.
School badges can no longer be bought and sewn onto plain black blazers. Only blazers sold by the suppliers are approved APS school blazers.