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Welcome to Boomsatsuma - Creative Boom for Nailsea Sixth Form Nailsea School and boomsatsuma are delighted to announce a new and exciting partnership for 2019, the North Somerset Creative Campus at Nailsea Sixth Form. The first of its kind in the area, the new partnership will deliver an exciting array of applied creative courses with incredible links to the... Read more »
Careers Fair -   THURSDAY 25th OCTOBER   Join Nailsea School as we welcome Businesses and Education providers to our Careers Event. It’s suitable for all year groups, and is a great opportunity to discuss and think about your future aspirations. Drop in anytime from 4 pm – 6.30 pm – everyone is welcome, including students from other schools... Read more »
Duke of Edinburgh Awards - Gold D of E Awarded at Palace Three ex-Nailsea School students who achieved their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards in 2016-17 were invited to St James’s Palace, London to receive their awards on the 19th March. There they met Prince Edward, the Earl of Wessex who came to talk to them in a small group... Read more »
More Exam Success at Nailsea School - Highest Results Since 2009 Students at Nailsea School are celebrating another year of superb A’ level and GCSE results, which continue to improve annually. At A level the number of top grades were up with a quarter of A* or A grades being awarded, which is a great achievement for the students. This year’s huge change in the... Read more »
Sports Personality Awards -   Bristol Rugby link Tom Varndell was an excellent guest speaker at the annual Sports Personality Awards at Cadbury House.   Students from Year 7 to Year 11 were presented with awards for their sporting achievements throughout the year.  Tom Varndell delivered a motivating speech capturing the attention of students and teachers alike and this... Read more »
Meet The Medic - Meet the Medics A new style of careers event was trialled at Nailsea School this term where students took part in a speed-dating style set-up.  “Meet the Medics” was an opportunity for students from all age groups to interview professionals from the medical sector. The school worked with Tyntesfield Medical Group to organise the event... Read more »
First Aid – Volunteers - Students First Aid Success Ten students from Nailsea School have successfully taken part in an Emergency First Aid at Work training course.  The Sixth Form students, learnt how to deal with an emergency situation and what the role of a First Aider was. They learnt how to deal with burns, choking and how to use... Read more »
Education and Enterprise – Afternoon Tea - The Education and Enterprise initiative will be hosting an Afternoon Tea Event on 23rd February. Businesses and individuals are welcome to join us to learn more about Nailsea School. Together we can explore ways in which we can develop links between your business, our school and the national curriculum. For details on the event and... Read more »
Apply to Nailsea 6th Form for September 2017 - We’re now accepting applications to join our 6th Form!  Please complete the online application form by Monday 5th December 2016. Click on the following link to apply now 6th Form Application Read through our prospectus as there is some really helpful advice about making informed choices 6th Form Prospectus 2017
Nailsea 6th Form Prospectus now available - We are delighted to announce our 6th Form courses to start in September 2017.  Please peruse our brand new prospectus. 6th-form-prospectus-2017-2018 We look forward to seeing you at our 6th Form Open Evening on Wednesday 16th November 2016 6 – 8pm where you can talk to subject and 6th Form staff about the courses offered... Read more »
BBC News School Report - BBC News School Report Nailsea School students are reporting on different issues today; focusing on their personal interests. Luke, Louis and Ben are finding out how much we know about global warming, its effects and how to slow it. Louis and Emma are interviewing our sixth formers to find out whether they think the voting... Read more »
Nailsea School – Top 100 - Nailsea School in top 100 schools Nailsea School has received congratulations from the Minister of State for Schools, Nick Gibb MP, who wrote to officially recognise the school’s excellent improvement in GCSE results over the last 3 years. Complimenting staff for their hard work and professionalism, Nick Gibb MP stated “Nailsea School is one of... Read more »
Lunch Menu - Lunch Menu – TERM 5  
Summer Concert - This years Summer Concert will be held on Tuesday 5th July at 7pm for further details please contact Mrs Perkins  – l.perkins@nailseaschool.com          
Previous Newsletter – Term 2 - News from Term 2 can be found here Newsletter Term 2
Accessing your school computer files from home - Our ICT team have created a website to help you install and run Citrix on your home computer. Citrix allows access to your school account and lets you work remotely. School email is available through Citrix but it is also available through the webmail link at the bottom of this page. To access our help... Read more »
Tributes on Armistice Day - Inspired by the display of ceramic poppies at the Tower of London, students at Nailsea School have spent the last week making poppies and writing on their own tributes to the heroes of World War I and those who have died in other conflicts.  Teachers Julie Baldwin and Kate Gerrard collected the poppies and made... Read more »
Author Holds Writing Workshop - Year 8 students had the chance to take part in a workshop with author Fiona Hamilton in October. Fiona is author of ‘Bite Sized’ a story in verse about anorexia, relationships, and love. Her two poetry books are ‘Skindandi’ and ‘Poems for People’, and her poems recently featured on BBC Radio’s Poetry Please. Year 8... Read more »
Nailsea School Welcomes Claire Perry MP - Nailsea School are always keen to hear about former students and their success at whichever career path they have chosen to follow. They were extremely happy, therefore, to receive a visit from a Claire Perry MP, the Member of Parliament for Devizes constituency, who returned to her childhood home town to visit her former secondary... Read more »
Nailsea School Open Days - If you missed our highly successful Open Evening, or if you would like to see the Nailsea School in action, come to one of our Open Days taking place from 25 September. Please call 01275 852251 to book a tour. Parents and students welcome.  
Year 8 Cook Up a Storm - Year 8 students took part in a record-breaking live cooking lesson from Jamie Oliver on 16 May. Held by Jamie as part of his Food Revolution Day, thousands of schools from over 121 countries learnt to make a tasty, nutritious Rainbow Salad Wraps. Local greengrocer Burchills kindly donated vegetables and herbs, and students worked in... Read more »