Parent Homepage


Supporting your child through their exams:



A parent’s guide to transferring to secondary school:

www.topmarks.co.uk/parents/guide-to-transferring-to-secondary-school 

 

 

Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness:

Cumbria Constabulary information on CSE awareness

 

Qualifications reform – guide for parents:

 

Parents’ guide to the GCSE English exams 2016-17:

parent-guide-to-english-exam-2016-17

 

Advice for parents and carers on cyberbullying:

Cyberbullying doc

 

Changes to education – Parents’ guide to the new progress 8 measure:

P8 Fact sheet

 

Supporting your child’s numeracy skills:

Numeracy information

 

Supporting your child’s literacy skills:

Literacy information

 

View your child’s update reports, achievements, attendance, and timetable:

SIMS Learning Gateway information and login details

 

 

English and maths skills for adults:

www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/0/ 

 

Complete guide to understanding the importance of English and maths in education and beyond:

www.midkent.ac.uk/resource/english-maths/

 

West Lakes Academy Parents’ Forum:

The Parents’ Forum helps to:

  • Share information with parents regarding developments at the academy.
  • Enable parents to meet, share ideas and share their views on the academy.
  • Gives parents a voice and enables them to contribute to academy decision making.
  • Develop a partnership between parents and the academy.

Latest minutes:

Minutes 05.04.17

Minutes 13.12.16

Minutes 28.6.16

Minutes 3.5.16

Minutes 15.12.15

Minutes 2.7.15

E-safety handbook:

Parents’ guide to keeping your child safe on social media – Includes information on staying safe online and best account security practices.

Alcohol Education Trust – parent newsletter:

The latest parent newsletter is available here.