Claydon High School
Church Lane, Claydon, Suffolk, IP6 0EG

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Headteacher:  Mrs S Skinner

Please click right to access the SEND Report information. SEND Report 2017

 

For a list of helpful websites and links please click on the orange buttonSEND Useful Links

 

For useful tips on helping your child to read, please click on the blue button.Top 10 Reading Tips

 

Accessibility Plan

Please click here to access our Accessibility Plan.

 

External Courses and Talks

Guest Speaker Annie Clements talks about the challenges that children with ADHD and Autism face and those who support and care for them.

Thursday 6th October 10.30am -12.00pm at Willows Children’s Centre 

Click here for more information.

 

Irlens Information

If your child has been diagnosed by an optometrist with any of the following perceptual processing disorders: Meares-Irlens Syndrome (MIS), Scotopic Sensitivity Syndrome or Visual Stress, please let the school know by emailing senco@claydonhigh.com with details and supporting evidence so we can provide support and ensure that our records are up-to-date.

 

Reading

Need inspiration on what books to read? You can use the ‘Book Trust Bookfinder’ to look for books to suit your tastes and interests, browse our archive of interviews with authors or just see what's out this month that should be catching your eye in the bookshop or the library. Go to www.booktrust.org.uk

 

Homework Support

The resources below can be used by your child to support their homework tasks. These activity sheets can either be printed for use at home or students can learn the techniques described on them and then use these methods in their school books/notepads.  

Activity Grid               High Five                         Keywords               On the Other Hand

Flowchart                  Homework Helper            Mind Map               Weigh it Up 

 

Helping Your Child to Spell

If you are worried about your child’s spelling we have created a spelling programme (and associated word lists) for you to follow with them. These can be accessed by clicking on the links below: 

Spelling Programme

 

 

Generic Word Lists               Subject Specific Word Lists                      Resources              

Level 1                                     Art                              RE Level 2                 Spelling Programme Record

Level 2 List 1                           English Level 1           Science Y7                Top 10 Spelling Tips     

Level 2 List 2                           English Level 2           Science Y8

Level 3 List 1                           Food Level 1

Level 3 List 2                           Food Level 2

Level 4 List 1                           Graphics Level 1

Level 4 List 2                           Graphics Level 2

Level 5 List 1                           Maths Level 1

Level 5 List 2                           Maths Level 2

Level 6 List 1                           Maths Level 3

Level 6 List 2                           RE Level 1

                                                  

We also have an online spelling programme which can be accessed at home by visiting www.spellzone.com. If you would like the username and password for this resource, please contact the school office, giving your child’s full name and tutor group and they will provide you with this information. 

Latest News

Claydon Spotlights Production

Tickets on sale via the School Gateway. To avoid disappointment please do not leave it too late to get yours - only one week to go!

 

Sports Day - Thursday 29th June

 

 

Sports Award Evening

Student invites will be in the post shortly. Please note the amended time of 6.00 - 7.30pm.

 

South Suffolk Learning Trust

On 1st June 2017, Claydon High school, East Bergholt High School and Hadleigh High School joined together to form a multi-academy trust - The South Suffolk Learning Trust. The three strong schools will be working together to share best practice within the partnership as well as supporting other schools in Suffolk. The South Suffolk Learning Trust (led by an experienced board of local trustees) intends to grow and support the learning of Suffolk youngsters aged between 3 and 19 and add positively to improving life chances of Suffolk children through effective collaboration.

Headteachers Sarah Skinner, Colin Turner and Caroline Gibson are delighted to be formalising partnerships across schools and enabling an even wider number of children to reach their full potential.

 

Year 8 Curriculum Evening

If you were unable to attend the Year 8 Curriculum Evening or need a reminder, please click here to access a copy of the presentation.

 

Summer Exams 

Please click to access the Summer 2017 GCSE Timetable

Please click to access the Internal Exams Summer 2017

 

 

Important Notices

New Lunch Menu Launch

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Please click here to download the new lunchtime menu provided in our Megabites canteen by Vertas Catering. Please note that there is a three week rotation and w/c 20th February 2017 is week one.

 

New Recycling Facilities

Recycle your unwanted clothing and paper and raise vital funds for your school in the process!

The PTA have arranged for paper and textile recycling banks to be situated in the coach car park at Claydon High School and are available for both school and community use. Please click here for more details. For safety reasons, restrictions of use apply when buses are dropping off and collecting students in the mornings and afternoons.

 

  • Successes and Highlights

    We are delighted to share the exciting news that Claydon High School has been named in the top 100 non-selective state-funded schools in England.

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