Letter to Parents from our
Principal Mr P Crook 14/12/2017
Newsletter December 2017
Our December 2017 Principal's Monthly Update Newsletter was recently emailed to parents/carers of students attending our school, please click here to download the newsletter.
Welcome to Penistone Grammar School
Penistone Grammar School ALC is an 11 to 18 maintained school located in the market town of Penistone. Thriving and oversubscribed for both Year 7 and Post-16, the school has strong traditions and a well established reputation. Academic achievements are consistently high at all key stages, significantly above the national average.
Our website is designed to give you an up to date insight into the richness of school life. Education is so much more than academic success and we take great pride and pleasure in celebrating our students' many talents and achievements. As you will see, Penistone students embody the school's 5 core values: Aim high; be determined; be brave; be supportive and be proud. As a result they are encouraged to 'Never Stop Flying' in school life and beyond going out into the world with the confidence to make their dreams a reality.
P Crook (Principal)
PARENT GOVERNOR OPPORTUNITIES ON THE GOVERNING BODY
Parent Governor Opportunities letter from Mr Gallagher, Chair of Governing Body has been emailed/posted to Parent/Carers today. If you require a paper copy of this information this is available by request by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting the school on 01226 762114.
PARENT MEETING TUESDAY 9 JANUARY 2018 - PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE CURRICULUM FROM SEPTEMBER 2018
Please note this meeting has been postponed until Tuesday 23 January 2018 from 18:00 to 19:30hrs. Parent/Carers if you have already booked to attend this meeting your ticket will automatically change to the new date and we apologise for any inconvenience caused.
C Mason (Executive Director)
A reminder to Parents/Carers to complete the Parent Survey for 2017. Parents/Carers please click here to follow the link to complete the survey.
Statutory Process for the
Enlargement of Penistone Grammar School
A letter from Barnsley MBC has recently been emailed to parents/carers regarding the Statutory Process to enlarge Penistone Grammar School. Please
click here to download the letter from Barnsley MBC
Current Vacancies at Penistone Grammar School
To view our current vacancies please visit our Vacancies section of our website by clicking here
Newsletter from our Principal Mr Crook
Information regarding the November 2017 Principal's Monthly Update was recently emailed to the parents/carers of students attending our school to download a copy of the please Click here
Year 13 Parents' & Students Evening
Thursday 7 December 2017 16:00 to 19:00hrs
Post-16 Open Evening
Thursday 9 November 2017
Great to see so many prospective students at our Post 16 Open Evening. We look forward to receiving your applications and meeting you all again soon!
Ofsted Inspection Outcome
We are pleased to now be able to share with parents/carers a letter from the Lead Inspector, Lee Styles, following the recent Ofsted inspection of Penistone Grammar School ALC.
To download a copy of the letter from the Lead Inspector please Click here
Principal & Vice Principal October Letter to Parents/Carers
Before our first rewards event at the end of this term a letter from our Principal Jo Higgins and Vice Principal Paul Crook has recently been emailed to parents/carers reflecting everything that has happened over the past few weeks.
To download a copy of the letter please Click here
National Funding Formula
At the end of last term the Government announced a reallocation from within the Education budget which freed up £1.3bn for schools.
click here to download a letter from the Chair of Governors regarding the National Funding Formula and great news for Penistone Grammar School.
Lunch Menu information for Parents/Carers
For information regarding our lunch menu details Click here