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8th July Update - Parents Transition Information Presentation

Below you will find timings for the video to help you find specific information.


Meet the team: 1 min 58 sec

Transition: 3 min 50 sec

Reports and CATs: 7 min 40 sec

Pastoral: 9 min 40 sec

Form Time: 14 min

School Expectations: 16 min

The School Day: 18 min 8 sec

Communication: 26 min

Key Dates: 29 min


An Introduction from Mr Day - Year 7 Progress Leader


Science Experiments

Watch as Mr Leighton performs exciting experiments with Skittles, balloons and flaming bubbles!

History - Welcome to Jorvik

Check in with Mrs Venn as she takes us through the gruesome and grisly history of York.

Maths: Code Breaking

Mr Brealey sets students the task of walking in the footsteps of Alan Turing and breaking a series of codes to find out more about The Joseph Rowntree School.