School to Home

Detail  Type of Communication Information
Progress and attainment
  • Three printed data sheets and one full printed report sent home with students
  • The same documents are attached to the student’s personal storage section in e-portal
  • Text message to inform of the data sheets being sent
  • Live on e-portal

Forgot your login or need IT help? Email Mr Adams - IT Systems Manager

*See staff contact list under 'Contact' tab on school website

Praise
  • Live on e-portal
  • Post card home
  • Letters posted
  • Text
  • Rewards - online package called VIVO miles
  • Phone call

VIVO used by all teachers to reward students

Other forms of praise used in different ways by different subject teachers

Face to face   Three calendared parents and staff meeting throughout the year

Focus and agenda items to be published prior to each event 

Behaviour

Serious incidents by telephone

ALL incidents online

Policies, copies of letters home  & key dates

  • Text
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Website
Twitter and Facebook inform of major  updates on website Policies, information and letters home published on website
Important information or changes to information
  • Text
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Website
Emergency notices like snow closure days - broadcast on Peak FM and Derbyshire County Council website
Health issues  Phone