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Walthamstow School for Girls Ofsted Outstanding Provider

Year 7

Key Dates for Year 7 2019-20

Date Event
1 October Parent Information Evening
10 October Early Closure at 14.30 for Open Evening
11 October School Closure for Staff Training
16 October Year 7 Settling In Afternoon
7 November Year 7 Sharing Evening
9 December School Closure
10 December Early Closure at 14.30 for Community Party
12 December Christmas Concert
20 December End of Autumn Term, Early Closure at 13.00
6 March International Women's Day
7 May Parents' Evening
8 May Bank Holiday (Friday)
11-22 May Year 7 Exams Fortnight
13 May Early Closure at 14.30 for Staff Training
4 & 5 June Humanities Trip to Rochester
10 June Early Closure at 14.30 for Staff Training
17 July End of Summer Term, Early Closure at 13.00

Year 7 Parent Information Evening Tuesday 1st October 

You are invited to our Year 7 Parent/Carer Information Evening on Tuesday 1st October in the Hewett Hall. 

The doors will open at 5:45pm for a prompt 6:00pm start.  

The aim of this Information Evening is to provide you with details on: key events your daughter will need to prepare for this year including:

Assessment System/ Measuring Progress
Accelerated Reader
Introduction to our Safer School Officer.

We would like all students to be supported at this meeting by an adult, no student will be allowed to attend without a parent or carer present.  The Information Evening is expected to finish at approximately 7:00pm.

If you have any further questions regarding the Year 7 Parent Information Evening, please do not hesitate to contact Ms Snowsill, Deputy Headteacher responsible for Key Stage 3, or one of the Student Progress Leaders for Year 7.

Kind regards

Mr Morrow
Student Progress Leader, Year 7

If you were unable to attend, the information given can be found here

Non-Uniform Day

Non uniform day Friday 18th October

Please join us for non-uniform day on Friday 18th October.

Money for this will support our fundraising for our volunteering trip to Zanzibar.

Cost is £1 minimum per student but anything extra you can give would be very much appreciated.

Money to be paid to your form reps in advance of the day.

Posters and collection packs will be given to your tutors.


Ms Philippou

Lunch Money Loans

The number of students borrowing money for lunch increased dramatically last school year.  Lunch money loans should be for emergency purposes only. 

Walthamstow School for Girls offers a  Top-Up facility via sQuid enabling both students and parents to check balances, top-up lunch money, pay for trips and other sundry items at their own convenience. 

An automatic Top-Up can also be activated ensuring your daughter never runs out of money. 

A reminder to parents/carers that if you wish to pay for your daughter’s school meals by cheque, please make the cheque payable to ‘Olive Dining Ltd’.

‚ÄčAll students have also been given usernames and passwords to enable payments to be made online via our sQuid system. If you would like a reminder of your daughter’s username and password please contact Student Services.

Ms Jolliffe
Student Services

Year 7 Netball Club 

Wednesday lunchtime from 12.30-1pm.

G.R.E.E.N. lessons in Year 7 


PSHE lessons in Year 7