What we’re talking about

Open Door – Headteacher’s Clinic- Open Door Parent Clinics are held most Wednesday afternoons during term time for parents to speak directly with Mrs Elliott regarding any concerns or suggestions they may have. These are held from 3:30pm until 5:30pm and can be booked by contacting reception on 01275 852251 or  info@nailseaschool.com.  
Parent Forum- Our next Parent Forum will be held on 30th January, the topic will be Mental Health and will be a useful discussion for all parents and carers to be involved in. The speaker for this event is Lorna Kerings a Mental Health Worker from the Youth Inclusion Support Project. Parents are invited to come along... Read more »
GCSE Results 2018- 4+ in English: 91%  4+ in Maths: 80%  4+ in English and Maths: 75% All entries graded 9 – 7: 26%  All entries graded 9 – 4: 74%    A Message from Headteacher Mrs Elliott : – I’m incredibly proud of our students and staff that have had to cope with the national changes to... Read more »
Sixth Form Results 2018- A Level Results 2018 Nailsea School is pleased to announce that today its students have received recording breaking results – the best in the school’s history. Students in Year 13 achieved – Nailsea School A* – C  All Entries  82% National Average  A* – C  All Entries  78.4% Nailsea School A*/A  32% National Average  A*/A ... Read more »
CERN Trip- Journey to the Heart of the Matter 19 A’ Level Physics students from Nailsea School Sixth Form flew from Bristol Airport to Geneva, Switzerland this half term for the trip of a lifetime. The students accompanied by their Science teachers Mr Pearson, Mr Deacon and Miss Izzard were taking part on a study visit to... Read more »
Year 10 Work Experience- Year 10 Work Experience Monday 9 July 2018 to Friday 13 July 2018   The aim of work experience is to provide an opportunity for students to gain an understanding of full-time working and develop employability skills including the process of finding and applying for jobs.  All Year 10 students undertake a 5 day work... Read more »
Christmas Timings-   Whole School Assembly As is now the tradition at Nailsea School at the end of the autumn term, we will be holding a whole school assembly on the last day of term (Friday 15 December) and as such the day has been altered slightly.   Lunch Menu There will be a reduced lunch menu,... Read more »
Sixth Form Applications 2018- The deadline for receiving applications is 4th December. Applications can be made online, please follow the relevant link below. For further information please view our 6th Form page. Year 12 Intake 2018 – Internal Applicants If you are a current Nailsea School student and wish to continue your studies with Nailsea School 6th Form in September 2018,... Read more »
Children in Need- Nailsea School will be participating in Children in Need day on Friday 17th November. This year our Student Council will be taking the lead in organising events for the  charity day. So far the fundraising ideas include, a dress down day, a teacher make-over, lip sync battle, sporting challenges and a cake sale. For information about... Read more »
Sixth Form Open Evening- We will be holding our 6th Form Open Evening on Thursday 9th November – 6pm – 8pm, visitors will have the opportunity to visit our 6th Form facilities and discuss courses and 6th Form life with staff and students. If you are unable to visit the event and would like to see the 6th Form for yourself, then please contact our Head of... Read more »
Visit Us!- Parents, carers and students making their selection for secondary education are invited to join us for a tour of the school and facilities. You will have the opportunity to meet the Headteacher, speak to the students and observe lessons in action. Tours are by appointment only and bookings can be made by calling 01275 852251.
Open Evening 2017- Thursday 28th September 2017  6 pm – 8.30 pm Join staff and students for an ‘access all areas’ tour of Nailsea School. Our student guides will be conducting tours of the building and will be available to give you the inside knowledge of life at Nailsea School. Alternatively you are welcome to find your own way around... Read more »
The Year 9 Passport Project- We are excited to launch the Year 9 Passport Project during Tutor Time on the 4th May. This year’s projects can be located here: Passport Project 2017 Further information can be found on the new, Teaching and Learning area of the website.
Education and Enterprise@Nailsea launched- We are so excited to launch our Education and Enterprise @ Nailsea network.  The scheme aims to bring Nailsea School together with local businesses and the local community so that together we can help our students become ready for life after school. The very first “Business Breakfast” took place on Friday 2nd December where we... Read more »
Careers Information Advice and Guidance for all year groups- Choices, choices, choices!   With so much to think about when it comes to choosing the next steps, here is what we’re doing in school to try and help students with choosing their career pathway.   This is a critical time for many of our students who are considering their choices for the future.  With so... Read more »
Supporting our Community- This week in House assemblies I have been exploring the issue of poverty. According to the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, 13.5 million people are living in poverty in the UK.  I feel that it is important for our students to recognise that while they might associate poverty with images of starving people in Africa or other far away continents and... Read more »
What does success mean to you?- Our school motto is Aspire, Believe, Succeed. This motto permeates all our decision-making and planning for our students and our expectations of them. We feel that success should be something that all individuals aspire to and that there is no ceiling to what anyone can achieve.  What does it mean to be successful though?  How... Read more »