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When 'Elle' met 'Bruiser' aka Liliana and Leo. They will be taking to the school stage along with rest of the Legally Blonde cast on 13 and 14 Feb 2020. Keep an eye on our Facebook and Twitter pages for ticket info!


We'd like to say a big thank you to for their generous donation to the school. The Round Table raise an incredible amount of money each year for local causes. Find out how you could get involved by visiting their website


Our delicious 2 course Christmas Lunch planned for Monday 16 December is proving very popular with students this year! Please make sure we receive a booking form and payment by this Friday 6th December!


Parents at de Stafford getting the low down for this years cohort


Well done to all staff involved with and thanks to everyone who supported them!


Retweeted From de Stafford PE

Great fun at the Y7 5-a-side football tournament hosted by Some excellent results against Reigate and RAAS 👏🏼 Highlights included a Connor Pearcy hattrick and fantastic defensive work from Finley Legg ⚽️ Well done boys!


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1 win, 1 draw & 1 loss for the Y8 Rugby team at the RFU Development Tournament today! Thanks to for hosting! 🏉


Retweeted From Chipstead RFC Minis

A great afternoon of rugby at Chipstead today with sending their year 7 and year 8 boys. Thanks for the help


Our Year 9 students enjoyed using sweets to model a DNA double helix structure in Mrs Beale's Science lesson today!


Year 10 making chapattis in the langar


Stylish in the Gudwara!


Year 10 preparing to enter the Gudwara


Year 10 have arrived at Crawley Gudwara!


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Are you interested in getting into ? We have places for early years, primary, secondary and the assessment only route. Please get in touch with us & visit our website


Mr Garner met with a group of nominated Year 8 students this week to celebrate the fantastic start they have made to Year 8 both in terms of their effort in class, achievement points and exemplary behaviour. Well done to Lilly, Michael, Sophie, Harry, James, David and Daniel.


Retweeted From de Stafford PE

Well done to the Y10/11 girls with a 5-0 win today! Thank you Warwick School for hosting. Lily & Abbie nominated as POMs ⚽️⚽️⚽️#girlsfootball


A reminder to parents/carers that tomorrow (Friday 22 November) is an INSET day . We hope our students enjoy the long weekend!


Retweeted From de Stafford PE

Josh, Dylan, Callum & Robert representing ⁦⁩ at the Lower Jnr/Jnr Swimming Gala hosted by ⁦⁩ Some fantastic performances from the boys, winning their heats & narrowly missing out in the freestyle relay! 🏊🏼‍♂️


Legally Blonde the Musical will be hitting the school stage on the 13th and 14th February 2020. Watch this space for tickets 👀


We are looking to expand our team of highly committed and skilled support staff. See our website for further information

Posted on: 03/09/2019

Year 7 - First day of term Sept 2019

Dear Parent/Carer,

We are looking forward to seeing your son/daughter at the beginning of the new term on Wednesday 4th September. Please see below the timings and itinerary for the first day:

  • Year 7 students are to arrive at 8.15am – please note that students will not be supervised before this time.
  • Students will then register with their SAMs on the tennis courts (weather permitting).
  • At 8.30am, students will report to their SAM room.
  • Welcome assembly in the main hall at 8.50am

Year 7 will be the only year group in the school until 11.00am, which will give them the opportunity to explore their new surroundings and become familiar with the school.

  • From 9.00am - 12.30pm, students will be with their SAM groups.
  • Students will be issued their timetable for the year.
  • From 12.35pm, students will be in normal lessons.

There will be a slightly earlier finish on the first day at 3.10pm to allow students to leave before the rest of the school (please note that this is for the first day only and students will finish at the normal time of 3.15pm as of Thursday 5th September).

If you are collecting your son/daughter, please arrange to meet them outside the front of school, otherwise we will assume they will be making their own way home.

Any students who are meeting older siblings, will be advised to wait outside the front of school to meet them there.

Please note that students are to be in their SAM room by 8.30am each morning as of Thursday 5th September.

School lockers

New lockers are to be installed during the summer holidays and details of how to hire one and the cost will be communicated at the start of term.


Your child should arrive to school ready to learn in terms of their equipment. The basic essentials, which we are promoting as part of the de Stafford ‘5-a-day’ initiative, consists of the following items:

1. Pen

2. Pencil

3. Eraser

4. Ruler

5. Calculator

It is most important that students take pride in the presentation of their work and having the above items easily accessible to them will help support this process.

If you have any questions for your son/daughter’s subject teacher, please direct specific questions to them, as they will be able to answer directly. Teaching staff may be emailed by using

Please ensure that you copy in myself on

Yours sincerely,

Miss Robinson, Head of Year 7