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Letters

At Gloucester Academy, we believe it is extremely important for us to communicate clearly and regularly with parents. Through this section, parents have access to all of the latest news and updates they require without being reliant on letters making their way home.

Thank you for your continued support and cooperation.

Old Letters and Forms, Over the next few weeks all old letters will move to the below format.

Old Letters and Forms can be found here

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  • 21/07/21

    End of year letter

    Dear GA families As you are well aware, Gloucester Academy has now been a part of the Greenshaw Learning Trust family of schools for just over 1 year.  Prior to this there was a very long history of letting down the local community with unacceptable outcomes based on low expectations of what...
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  • 19/07/21

    Top Priority - Attendance to School

    Dear GA Families I am writing to thank you for your work in supporting the attendance of your child at Gloucester Academy this year.  Whilst it has been a challenging year for many, it has been inspiring to see our students and your children showing ambition, excellence and pride in their d...
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  • 19/07/21

    Homework over the summer holidays - Year 10s

    Dear GA Families I am writing regarding our expectations for student homework over the summer holidays.  We know that students have worked exceptionally hard this year, and have made significant progress up their own personal mountains to the very best universities and professions.  We...
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  • 19/07/21

    Homework over the summer holidays - Year 9s

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  • 19/07/21

    Homework over the Summer Holidays - Year 8s

    Dear GA Families I am writing regarding our expectations for student homework over the summer holidays.  We know that students have worked exceptionally hard this year, and have made significant progress up their own personal mountains to the very best universities and professions.  We...
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  • 19/07/21

    Homework over the Summer Holidays - Year 7s

    Dear GA Families I am writing regarding our expectations for student homework over the summer holidays.  We know that students have worked exceptionally hard this year, and have made significant progress up their own personal mountains to the very best universities and professions.  We...
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  • 14/07/21

    Gloucester Academy GCSE Results Day - Summer 2021

    Dear Year 11 I trust you are all safe and well and have been able to prepare for your next steps in education whether that be preparing for college, sixth form or an apprenticeship.  Everyone at Gloucester Academy appreciates how difficult this time has been for you all and we cannot wait t...
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  • 13/07/21

    Uniform and Equipment September 2021

    Dear GA Families Following on from a similar letter dated 6th June 2021, I just wanted to re-highlight the uniform and equipment expectations for all students for September onwards. Importance of being prepared A smart appearance is an important aspect of modern life as it does help a perso...
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  • 16/06/21

    Uniform and Equipment September 2021

    16 June 2021 Dear GA Families May I firstly say a big thank-you for your support in making our students the smartest and best prepared for lessons in the area, and beyond.  Despite the current challenges you have not allowed this to lower your standards and expectations. Importance of...
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  • 11/06/21

    Class of 2022 ‘Year 10 into Year 11’

    9th June 2021 Dear GA family Class of 2022 ‘Year 10 into Year 11’ RA Event LIVE WEBINAR on Wed 16th June 2021 We are proud of the way that the Year 10 students are approaching their studies and assessment preparation.  There was a great focus during ‘June School...
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  • 08/06/21

    Approach to Student Attendance

    Dear Parent/Carer Gloucester Academy’s Approach to Student Attendance I am writing to you to inform you of the Academy’s approach to student attendance. Excellent attendance and punctuality play a crucial role in all students’ academic progress and social and emotional dev...
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  • 28/05/21

    Unit 3 Assessments 28th June - 2nd July 2021 Year 9

    28th May 2021 Dear Parent/Carer Unit 3 Assessments 28th June - 2nd July 2021 Year 9 I am writing to share with you your child’s assessment timetable which starts from Monday 28th June 2021. The third assessment cycle of this academic year is fast approaching and as such your child...
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  • 28/05/21

    Unit 3 Assessments 28th June - 2nd July 2021 Year 8

    28th May 2021 Dear Parent/Carer Unit 3 Assessments 28th June - 2nd July 2021 Year 8 I am writing to share with you your child’s assessment timetable which starts from Monday 28th June 2021. The third assessment cycle of this academic year is fast approaching and as such your child...
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  • 28/05/21

    Unit 3 Assessments 28th June - 2nd July 2021 Year 7

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  • 28/05/21

    Year 11 Leaving

    28th May 2021 Dear Year 11 families I am writing to thank you for all of your support and dedication this year through some very extraordinary and challenging times.  We understand that it has not been easy navigating through the disruption caused by the pandemic and we thank all of you f...
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  • 26/05/21

    Year 10 extended school day

    Dear GA families Extended day I hope this letter finds you safe and well. It has been amazing to see all the hard work Year 10 students have been putting in, both online and in the classroom. I am writing to remind you about the extension of the school day for our Year 10 students, commencing...
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  • 21/05/21

    INSET Day Friday 11th June 2021

    Dear GA family As we continue to support and provide the best chances for all of our students, we have to continually review our practises to best support our students. We have added an extra INSET day to the calendar, which is planned for Friday 11th June 2021.  Students will, therefore...
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  • 14/05/21

    Application for Free School Meals

    Dear Parents and Carers Application for Free School Meals As you may know, students from families who meet certain criteria (see below) may be eligible for Free School Meals and/or Pupil Premium funding. We want to ensure that we provide the best possible education here at Gloucester Academy...
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  • 13/05/21

    Update on the use of face coverings/masks from Monday 17th May 2021

    Dear GA Families We are incredibly proud of the way the whole of the GA community has come together to support each other during this pandemic.  We have been informed by the Department for Education that there will be a slackening for the need to wear face coverings/masks whilst in school...
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  • 11/05/21

    Eid Ul Fitr

    Good Afternoon With only a few days left of the blessed month of Ramadhan and Eid Ul Fitr fast approaching, I would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our Muslim community & families at Gloucester Academy a very special Eid. Whilst we appreciate that the day is going to be a busy...
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  • 22/04/21

    Year 10 Information webinar

    To the Parents and Carers of the Class of 2022
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  • 09/04/21

    Year 11 Teacher Assessed Grades 2021

    I am writing to you to explain how our Year 11 students will be assessed this summer following the announcement from the UK government that the Summer 2021 examination series will not go ahead as planned. How will we assess Year 11? Teachers will initially determine Year 11 grades, which will...
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  • 01/04/21

    Homework Expectations over Easter

    Dear Parent/Carer We wish to congratulate on how well students have done with homework during unit 2 despite the change to remote learning and this has really shown in their recent assessments.  To ensure students continue the best possible start to unit 3 we have the following homework expe...
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  • 01/04/21

    Staffing Changes at GA

    I am writing to keep you up to date with the staffing changes that have happened this term, and in place for the summer term. Ms Reid and Miss Milne have both made the decision to leave GA for personal reasons.  We wish them all the very best and thank them for their support and commitment t...
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