Emailed to parents/carers on 6/12/23

Attendance Matters

Monday 27 to Friday 1 December 2023

 Whole School              89% – down 1% from last week         Year to Date = 90%

Year 7                          91% – down 1%                                   YTD = 93%

Year 8                          88% – down 1%                                   YTD = 89%

Year 9                          86% – down 6%                                   YTD = 89%

Year 10                        89% – up 1%                                        YTD = 88%

Year 11                        89% – no change                                 YTD = 90%

No still on 100%          = 231

Our 3rd round of raffle winners were announced for students with 100% weekly attendance, punctuality and excellent behaviour.

Please remember that your child’s attendance is directly linked to their outcomes at GCSE – every lesson matters!

End of Term

A reminder that Wednesday 20 December is the last day of the autumn term and students will be dismissed at the earlier time of 13:15-13:30 after whole school assembly at 12:10.

Start of Term

Students return on Thursday 4 January 2024 at 8:30am which is week one of timetables. On arrival, all students will go to their usual tutor group bases instead of morning meeting. House assemblies will take place during P1. P2 and the rest of the day will proceed as normal.

Ipswich Fit – Holiday Activities

We have been asked to share the following information with parents and carers from Ipswich Fit about their holiday activity programme:

Christmas Holidays With Ipswich Fit 2023


Mr M Bouckley



Academy vision: Westbourne is an inclusive academy. We support all students, regardless of starting point, to achieve their potential and develop the skills necessary for employment and life.
Academy values: Be Safe, Be Thoughtful, Be Accountable and Be Respectful.

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