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The Bishop of Winchester Academy

The Bishop
of Winchester
Academy

Info for Students and Parents

All the latest news, letters and information for students and parents.

6th Form Student and Parent Information Booklet - please see pdf at the bottom of this page.

Upcoming Events

  • 22/5/19 (assembly) - YMCA: rewards.

  • 24/5/19 - Year 13 Leavers Assembly & BBQ.

  • 5/6/19 (assembly) - Bournemouth University: Intro to UCAS & Personal Statements (Y12).

  • 12/6/19 - 21/6/19 - Year 12 Summer Mock Exams (see timetable below). Results will be issued to students at 12.30pm on 10/7/19.

  • 26/6/19 (assembly) - Winchester University: Choosing a course & university.

  • Monday 8th & Tuesday 9th July - 6th Form Induction for Year 11 applicants.

  • Week beginning 8 July: Year 12 progression meetings.

  • 10/7/19 (assembly) - Bournemouth & Poole College: Higher/Degree Apprenticeships.

Past Events

  • 1/5/19 (assembly) - Southampton University: Why University talk (Y12).

  • 15/5/19 (assembly) - NCS: Summer Programme.

  • 12/9/18 (assembly) - Unifrog launch.

  • 19/9/18 (assembly) - NCS launch (Y12). Fantastic opportunity for Year 12 students to participate in NCS; including a 3 day residential to an outdoor activity centre on the Isle of Wight for only £25. See letter below for further details.

  • 19/9/18 - Winchester University: Personal Statement Workshop (Y13).

  • 10/10/18 (assembly)  - Arts University Bournemouth.

  • 19/11/18 to 30/11/18 - Year 13 Mock Exams (see timetable below).

  • 11/10/18 - Year 12 visit to Bristol University & Apprenticeship Fair (see letter below). Limited places available for Year 13 - please see Mrs Woodford.

  • Monday 15 October - UCAS early entry deadline (any course at the universities of Oxford and Cambridge, or for most courses in medicine, veterinary medicine/science, and dentistry)

  • 16/10/18 - 6th Form Open Evening for Year 11 students. 6th Form helpers required.

  • 17/10/18 (assembly) - Kooth: counselling & support launch.

  • 17/10/18 & 18/10/18 - Year 13 student meetings with PMC/KGR.

  • 31/10/18 (assembly) - Faithworks: Managing money & debt.

  • 7/11/18 (assembly) - Victim Support.

  • 14/11/18 (assembly) - RNLI.

  • 5/12/18 (assembly) - Bournemouth University: Revision Skills Workshop.

  • 12/12/18 (assembly) - JP Morgan: Careers & Degree Apprenticeships.

  • 19/12/18 - Year 13 Mock Exam Results

  • 20/12/18 - Christmas Meal

  • 20/12/18 - 6th Form leavers (Class of 2018) collecting A Level / BTEC certificates

  • January (8th-16th) - Actual BTEC Examinations (see timetable below).

  • Week beginning 7 January - Year 12 Mock Examinations (see timetable below).

  • Tuesday 15 January - UCAS deadline

  • 16/1/19 (assembly) - B-Town Youth: Early Help Team.

  • Tuesday 29 January - 6th Form Parents Evening

  • 30 January (assembly) - Siemens: Technology & Careers talk

  • 13/2/19 (assembly) - Dorset Police: Dying to Drive.

  • MONDAY 25 FEBRUARY - INSET DAY. Students return at 8.30am on Tuesday 26 February.

  • Wednesday 13 March - Leap Skills Workshop for 12ABU and 12BSH. Students to register in 6th Form Study Room at 12.30pm.

  • Wednesday 20 March - Leap Skills Workshop for 12DCH and 12LWA. Students to register in 6th Form Study Room at 12.30pm.

  • 27/3/19 (assembly) - ASK: Higher Apprenticeships talk.

  • 28/3/19 - Open Evening at Royal Bournemouth Hospital for Year 13 students interested in a Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship, 6pm - 8pm, see link for more info: https://joinourdorset.nhs.uk/rnda/

  • 3/4/19 (assembly) - Southern Universities Network: Prepare for the HE Exhibition (Y12). 

  • Easter Holiday: Monday 8th - Monday 22nd April. Students return at 8.30am on Tuesday 23rd April. Lessons will be as Monday timetable.

  • Wednesday 24 April - Compulsory Year 12 trip to the UCAS Dorset Higher Education Convention at Bournemouth University (see letter below).

 

  • University of Bournemouth
  • Arts University
  • Duke of Edinburgh
  • Diocese of Winchester
  • Teach First
  • University of Exeter
  • The University of Winchester
  • Ambitions
  • Southampton University
  • Bath Spa University