Year 11 Group Information
Mr Baldwin is the Learning Manager for Year 11. Based in the Key Stage 4 office, he deals with more serious behavioural issues and academic progress referred to him by tutors and teaching staff.
Mr Lamb is the Student Support Manager for Years 10 and 11. Based in the Key Stage 3 office, he deals with all major issues regarding the education and welfare of students. She may contact parents about issues concerning their child. These may be referred to him by tutors and teaching staff or the Learning Manager.
Mr Thorley (Deputy Head) is the Senior Management Team link for Year 11. Mr Baldwin will discuss any pastoral concerns with him if necessary.
In the first instance it is the tutor (or sometimes Mr Lamb) who will be the first point of contact for parents. Please phone the main school office (01952 468400). If they are unable to speak to you straight away, you will usually receive a reply within 48 hours. Here is a list of Year 7 tutor groups and their respective tutors:
Tutor Weekly Routine
Listed here are any important dates for parents and students' diaries. Please note, these dates are provisional.
|2nd round of prefect applications||September 2016|
|Year 11 Mock Exams||28th November 2016 - 6th December 2016|
|6th Form Induction talks||December 2016|
|6th Form Open Evening||12th December 2016|
|Tutor Review||5th January 2017|
|Year 11 Mock Certificate Presentation||18th January 2017|
|Year 11 Parents' Evening||16th February 2017|
|Tutor Review||25th April 2017|
|Year 11 Exams start||May 2017 - July 2017|
Year 7 have their assembly on Monday mornings in the Main Hall. Students should go directly to assembly at 8.50am instead of their usual tutor room. Punctuality is as important on assembly days as it is at daily registration.
Year Group Letters to Parents
Copies of recent year group letters sent to parents usually via pupil post, can also be downloaded from our Letters to Parents page.
When students join Idsall School in Year 7 and the Sixth Form they are placed into 1 of 4 Houses – Long Mynd, Caradoc, Ragleth and Wrekin and remain in the same House throughout their school life. Placing students in Houses enables inter-school competition at all levels as well as creating a sense of belonging. Here is a list of Year 7 tutor groups and their respective houses: