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Important Notices

Letter to Parents and Carers

Posted on 05 Jan 2021
Dear Parents and Carers, Following last night’s announcement from the Prime Minister, I am writing to let you know that very sadly the college will be closed to the majority of our students until February half term with learning taking place remotely. We are able to offer on site supe

Returning to School

Posted on 04 Jan 2021
Published 31/12/2020 Dear Parents and Carers, I hope you and your families have been able to have an enjoyable Christmas. It certainly has felt very different this year and I am aware that many of you will have had to change plans in the run up to the festive period. Sadly the New Yea

Letter to Parents and Carers

Posted on 18 Dec 2020
Dear Parents and Carers, I hope this email finds you and your families well. There are a number of items that I need to update you on in today’s letter following the announcements that have been made by the government over the last few days. Routine COVID-19 testing in schools In orde

Staggered Return in January 2021

Posted on 17 Dec 2020
Dear Parents and Carers, This evening the Department of Education have announced that Secondary schools and colleges in England will be asked to operate a staggered return to college after the Christmas holidays (https://www.gov.uk/government/news/staggered-rollout-of-coronavirus-test

Letter to Parents and Carers

Posted on 11 Dec 2020
Dear Parents and Carers, I hope this letter finds you and your families well. It has been great this week to see the Year 9 students back in lessons; the college feels busy again with normal attendance resumed. This week the site team have worked hard to put up Christmas decorations a

Latest Letter to Parents and Carers

Posted on 04 Dec 2020
Dear Parents and Carers, I hope this letter finds you and your families well. As you can probably tell from the reduced frequency of my communication, this week has been a quieter one at the college. Year 9 have been accessing their curriculum online whilst all other Year groups have

Letter to Parents

Posted on 20 Nov 2020
Dear Parents and Carers, I appreciate that this has been a worrying week for many families. At the time of writing I can confirm that there are still only the two positive cases that I wrote to you about on Saturday and Monday. Please be assured that I will keep you all fully informed

Letter to Parents / Carers

Posted on 13 Nov 2020
Dear Parents and Carers, I hope this email finds you and your families well. This week at the college we have spent time reflecting on the sacrifices made by so many to protect our country’s freedom. Unlike our usual Remembrance Day assemblies, the two-minute silence was held in class

Uniform Survey

Posted on 10 Nov 2020
Earlier this year In Stitches made the decision to downsize their business and supplying Bideford College was no longer part of their business plan. The College investigated multiple uniform suppliers before Daws were identified as the best option with regards to cost, ability to supp

Letter to Parents and Carers

Posted on 06 Nov 2020
Dear Parents and Carers, I hope this email finds you well. Can I start by thanking you for supporting our students in adopting the new guidance surrounding face masks. The students have adapted quickly to wearing them around the communal areas inside the college and in the marquees. I