Author: Haslingden High School

Letter from Mr Jackson 1st April

I hope you and your family are all well and coping with the difficult situation we all find ourselves in at the moment. I just wanted to update you on the situation over the Easter break. The school will be open over the next two weeks, in what would have […]

Message from Mr Jackson – 29th March

As I mentioned in my letter last Thursday, by Easter, Ofqual will outline the process for making sure grades awarded to students are fair across schools and colleges, as well as their proposals for appeals. The Department for Education has published a useful set of questions and answers about the special arrangements […]

Message from Mr Jackson – 27th March (2 of 2)

At the end of a long, surreal week in school, I would just like to thank parents for the messages of support we have received, either directly through email or on social media.  Our whole school community has pulled together and we have tried to ensure that students have received […]

Message from Mr Jackson – 27th March (1 of 2)

Ofqual, the government department that regulates examinations, assessments and tests in England, is the organisation that will make the final decisions of how grades are awarded this summer, how any appeals process will work and how opportunities for re-sits will me made available. They have a very, very difficult job […]