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  • 29/04/20

    Moving up to The Buckingham School in September 2020

    The school website has a wealth of important and useful information, so please take the opportunity to look around.  Additionally,  we have created a dedicated section 'Joining us in Year 7', which includes information and resources to hopefully help with your child...
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  • 18/03/20

    Anti-Bullying, Safeguarding & Student First Team Email Addresses

    The School's care for students who require our support with Anti-Bullying, Safeguarding and the Student First team are available via the following email addresses: antibullying@buckinghamschool.org       safeguarding@buckinghamschool.org     student...
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  • 22/09/20

    Virtual Open Event for Year 6 Families - Tuesday 6 October

     Virtual Open Event via Zoom Live Talks at 6pm and repeated at 7pm The opportunity to watch pre-recorded videos created by our subject and pastoral departments as well as a virtual tour of our school  To register: click link...
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  • 14/09/20

    Vacancy: Finance Officer Required

    We have an exciting job opportunity for a Finance Officer to join our team, working alongside our current experienced Finance Officer and Business Manager. We are looking to appoint a professional, reliable, positive and motivated individual, who is focused on managing the financial management of ou...
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  • 10/09/20

    Headphones for Key Stage 3 Computer Science - letter dated 10 September

    We are striving to ensure that despite the restrictions in place, students continue to have a full curriculum and are able to study Computer Science. As such, the IT teaching team has become mobile and moving to students, and although cleaning of our devices meets COVID risk assessments, we are unab...
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  • 09/09/20

    Return to Learning from September - Letter dated 8 September

    With the summer holidays behind us and all students have returned to School, I thought now would be a good time to write to you to explain our plans for your child’s education. We are very excited to welcome students back to school but also understand that a range of other feelings will be...
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  • 07/09/20

    Canteen Menu - September 2020

    The school is currently operating a restricted menu - to view/download the day and tuck shop menus, please click on the links below. The cost of a hot meal including dessert is £2.30.   Day Menu Tuck Shop Please Note. We operate a cashless system in school and parents c...
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  • 02/09/20

    Examinations Autumn Entry

    For any student who wishes to sit a GCSE or A level exam in the Autumn Series, please ensure your entry form is emailed to exams@buckinghamschool.org or handed into the school office by Thursday 3rd September.
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  • 28/08/20

    The Buckingham School benefits from £2.5m Local Authority Investment

    The Buckingham School is delighted to announce that the school is benefiting from £2.5m investment from Buckinghamshire Council. The Local Authority investment is for internal remodelling and refurbishment works to provide improved facilities to allow for growth of the school to continue...
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  • 28/08/20

    Headteacher letter regarding facemasks - dated 27 August 2020

    Dear Parents and Carers, I am writing to you, following the government guidance update on the wearing of facemasks in schools. In short – please read carefully below for further details – we have decided that facemasks will be compulsory at certain times in the school day. Furt...
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  • 20/08/20

    GCSE Results Day - Thursday 20 August 2020

    The Buckingham School is today celebrating some of the most impressive GCSE results in the school’s history. Congratulations to the class of 2020, they have set the standards for future Year 11s to follow! Headline Grades: 66.3% 5 GCSEs or more at Grade 4 or above, including English a...
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  • 18/08/20

    Change of Return to School Date for Year 10s to Monday 7 September

    Parents/Carers and Year 10 students: We have been reviewing our start of term arrangements, taking into account a safe return to school for all students. We have decided to push back the return of Year 10 by one day, to Monday 7 September. This will allow the school to safely induct the new st...
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  • 13/08/20

    2020 Results and Appeals Process

    To understand the appeals process for Summer 2020 Results, click on the link shown below. 
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  • 13/08/20

    Key Stage 5 Results Day - Thursday 13 August 2020

    This has been a strange year for our Year 13 students but they have persevered and can today be rightly proud of their academic achievements. It was a delight to celebrate their results with them in person, albeit in a socially distanced way.  As a non-selective school in a heavily selective...
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  • 21/07/20

    Return to School Information: Letter and Parent Guidance Handbook dated 21 July 2020

    As we approach the end of the school year, which has presented many challenges for all of our community, I would like to take the opportunity to express my gratitude at the fantastic support we have received as a school during these unique times and the manner in which you have supported your childr...
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  • 21/07/20

    Year 10 to Year 11 Summer Work

    As we draw to the end of the Summer Term, it provides us an opportunity to reflect on the past few months. On a personal level, I am extremely proud of the staff and students who have reacted brilliantly in this unprecedented period; the resilience and the adaptability they have shown has really sto...
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  • 21/07/20

    Year 11 Summer Project Work

    Year 11 students applying to the Sixth Form for September will need to complete the summer work set over the summer break. 
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  • 16/07/20

    #Selfcare Summer Secondary Pack

    Anna Feud, National Centre for Children and Families, has produced an electronic Selfcare Summer pack. Self-care is all about what you can do to help yourself feel better or to keep yourself feeling good. It’s a way that we can look after our own mental health and wellbeing. Everyone...
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  • 16/07/20

    Year 12s: Mock Exam letter dated 14 July 2020

    Dear Parent / Carer and Students of Year 12 We have been pleased with how Year 12 have adapted to change throughout the year and even more so since March. All through the year, we have impressed upon our students the need to remain on top of their studies and focus on their organisation and ti...
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  • 16/07/20

    Year 13s: Results Day Info and Careers Advice/Guidance letters

    Dear Parent / Carer and Students of Year 13 I wanted to make contact with you before the School closes for the summer holidays next week, to make sure you have received all the careers advice and guidance that you need in preparation for your next steps in September. If you are still unsure ab...
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  • 15/07/20

    Year 11s: Results Day Info, Careers Guidance and Open House letters

    Dear Parent / Carer and Students of Year 11 I wanted to make contact with you before we close for the summer holidays next week, to make sure you have received all the careers advice and guidance that you need in preparation for your next steps in September. If you are still unsure about what...
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  • 13/07/20

    Study & Careers Magazine - July issue is out now

    The Study & Careers Magazine is all about equipping aspiring professionals, graduates and students with all the skills and resources to thrive in their studies and career.  The magazine is packed with useful career information. To read, click here:   Study & Careers...
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  • 03/07/20

    DfE Guidance for full opening: schools - Headteacher Update as at 3 July 2020

    As you will have heard on the radio and on TV, yesterday the Government published its guidance for the planned return to school for all pupils in the Autumn Term. The guidance can be found here:  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/actions-for-schools-during-the-coronavirus-outbreak/g...
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  • 30/06/20

    Buckinghamshire Council: Service Director's letter dated 29 June 2020

    We have sent out today (via ParentMail) a letter from Buckinghamshire Council's Service Director. The letter looks back on the last few months and also sets out more detail on the plans for return to education in schools and early years settings in September.
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