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Samuel Whitbread Academy

2019-20

BEST Two Tier Consultation presentation

BEST Two Tier Consultation powerpoint

 

Work Experience

We have had several questions this week regarding Work Experience and paperwork required. 

Work Experience week will take place 6th to 10th July 2020 and it is an expectation for all to participate.  It is vital that you apply as soon as possible especially to the large corporate companies and places like the NHS or Lockhead Martin as they have limited spaces and strict deadlines. 

The first thing that you need to do is complete the Consent Form and once your placement is confirmed the employer needs to complete and return the Placement Form (both attached).  Once we have received the placement form we will e mail the named contact on the form and then confirm back to you.

Any further questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact myself or Mrs Jackman on RJackman@bestacademies.org.uk.

 

Central Bedfordshire 2 tier consultation

Please find a letter below written by BEST to all parents and carers of students in BEST schools regarding Central Bedforshire Council's plans for moving to a two tier education system in the Shefford and Stotfold area. 

Letter

Questionnaire

Please take the time to read the letter and respond to the questionnaire above.

 

NHS Child & Adolescent Emotional Wellbeing Programme Events

Anxiety, Panic & School Pressure - Monday 14th October 2019

Managing Emotions, Resilience, Self-Esteem & Risk-Taking Behaviour - Wednesday 13th November 2019

Low Mood, Self-Harm & Suicide - Tuesday 10th December 2019

Navigating Life Whilst Looking After Yourself & Others - Thursday 30th January 2020

 

Young Carers

Central Beds are running two Young Carers groups as follows;

Dates for Young Carers @ Robert Bloomfield Academy. There 2 groups 5-12 year olds and 13-18. They both same place same time. First older one starts next Thursday, no idea how busy or popular it be?

5 – 12 years group: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/young-carers-group-5-12-year-olds-tickets-70253970517

13+ group: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/young-carers-group-13-17-years-old-tickets-70254423873

5-7pm

Thursday September 19th

Thursday October 17th

Thursday November 21st

Thursday December 19th

Thursday January 16th

Thursday February 27th  (4th week due to half term)

Thursday March 19th

Thursday April 23rd   (4th out of 5 due to easter hols)

Thursday May 21st

Thursday June 18th

Thursday July 16th