Archive: February 2023

3 Blog Posts found

  • 27.02.2023 - Letter from the Headteacher - Planned Strike Action

    27th February 2023
    27 February 2023 Dear Parent/Guardian Re: Planned strike action at Falmouth School on Thursday 2 March 2023 We write further to our previous correspondence to update you on the progress of our contingency planning during the forthcoming strike action in schools. Background We have had confirmation from NEU that members of the union intend to take formal industrial action by participating in a strike which will take place on 2 March 2023. The strike action is in relation to a national dispute around teacher and school staff pay. I wanted to take this opportunity to further explain the dispute and to also outline the school’s plans during the strike.

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  • 25.02.2023 - Letter from the Headteacher

    25th February 2023
    Dear Parents and Carers I am sure you are aware of the recent media coverage of student protests that have taken place in schools, both nationally and in Cornwall. There has been incitement to protest, fuelled by misreporting in the media and also by false accounts created on TikTok, which have spread often incorrect messaging and mis-messaging. Regrettably, the behaviour of a few individuals has led to major disruptions in some schools and these irresponsible actions put everyone’s safety at risk.

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  • 10.02.2023 - Letter from the Headteacher

    10th February 2023
    Dear Parents and Carers We have now concluded the first half term together and I would like to briefly get in touch with you all and update you. Firstly, I would like to really extend my gratitude to you all for welcoming me here at Falmouth School. I feel very settled here and I know when I say ‘Falmouth School is my home now’ I truly mean it. It gives me a great sense of excitement to work with all our students and staff when pursuing our school on its journey to becoming an extraordinary place of learning and working and we have only just commenced.

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