Non-uniform day

Dear Parent,As part of our Lenten fundraising, we will be holding a non-uniform day on Thursday 14th March. All proceeds will be divided between the Father Hudson’s Society as part of their annual Good Shepherd Appeal, St. David’s medical centre in Zimbabwe and CAFOD. Students are reminded to dress in their own smart and modest […]

Year 11 Year Books and Leavers’ Hoodies

20th February 2024 Dear Parent, Year 11 Year Books and Leavers’ Hoodies As you will no doubt be aware, we are in the process of preparing a Yearbook and organising Year 11 Leavers’ Hoodies to mark the end of your child’s time with us.The Leavers’ Hoodies will be navy blue with an embroidered emblem and […]

Year 9 Pathways Evening

15 th January 2024 Dear Parent, We would like to invite you and your child to Year 9 Pathways Evening on Thursday 1st February 2024.The evening will start with an introductory talk by Mr McClarey which will cover all aspects of our pathways process.Following this you will have an opportunity to meet all of our […]

Year 9 DTP/MEN ACWY Vaccinations

Dear Parent, DTP/MEN ACWY vaccinations will be taking place for Year 9 students in College on Thursday 8th February. Further information with the link to the consent form can be found in the attached letter. It is really important that you complete the E-Consent form. Even if you decline the vaccine, Vaccination U.K. still need the consent form completed. This will ensure […]

Online Safety at Christmas time

Dear Parents/ Carers, Online safety is an important part of keeping children safe at Blessed Edward Oldcorne Catholic College. All pupils are taught about how to stay safe online, but this will only be successful if we work together with parents and carers to help reinforce safe online behaviours at home.As Christmas draws near, many […]

Carol Service

You are all warmly invited to Blessed Edward Oldcorne Catholic College’s Carol Service on Wednesday 20th December at 7pm. Entry is free and we will welcome contributions to the collection for St David’s Medical Centre, Zimbabwe Appeal. We look forward to  welcoming you.

Thursday 21st December

A reminder that on Thursday 21st December the college day will finish at 12:30pm and school buses will be available to transport students home.

Sickness & Attendance

29 November 2023 Dear Parent, Thank you for your continuing support of the college’s high expectations for student attendance. Our whole school attendance is above national average, and this will undoubtedly lead to better outcomes for our students.We are now in the cold and flu season and there will be times when we may have […]

Christmas Jumper Non-Uniform Day

Dear Parent, As the seasons of Advent and Christmas approach, our thoughts turn to those people who will experience hardship during this time. One of our college virtues is ‘giving’ and students know that part of being a person of good character involves looking out for those less fortunate than ourselves.On Friday 1 December we […]

Mobile devices in school

22 November 2023 Dear Parent I hope this letter finds you well. I am writing in relation to the use of mobile devices in school which mainly relates to mobile phones and smartwatches.The college has no plans to change its rules around the use of mobile phones in school, which are outlined in our Mobile […]