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School communication

Following parental feedback to improve home-school communication we will shortly be adopting a paperless approach to communicating between school and parents. With the growth of e-mail, smartphones and general home computer use, we have noticed this is the preferred method of communication for many parents now. There are benefits for all parents adopting this method of communication.

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Overseas Volunteers take part in the 52nd Halifax Long March

On Easter Sunday, 16th April, 22 volunteers arrived at the YMCA in Halifax to embark on a 26.2 mile overnight walk to raise money for the Calder VI Overseas Projects 2017/18.


Year 9 Calderdale Cup Champions

The Year 9 Football team are the Calderdale Cup Champions after beating Brooksbank Sports College 2-0 at Brighouse Town Football Club.

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Ofsted Report 2017

I am pleased to be able to now share with you the outcome and detail of last term’s Ofsted inspection. The inspection was carried out under section 5 of the Education Act 2005 by a team of 5 inspectors overseen by a senior HMI. The full inspection report can be found ‘here’ and will be published on the Ofsted website ‘here’ on the 2 May.

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School Angel

Calder VI is privileged to send Year 13 students to volunteer in a developing country for two weeks every summer. Please support our worthwhile and life-changing Overseas Project by visiting our School Angel Online Retailer fundraising page.

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