This webpage is
designed to give prospective students an idea of life at The Thomas Alleyne
Academy. You may also like to visit the "Around the Academy
page" please click here.
Please use the
quick links on the right hand side for additional information.
School Uniform/PE Kit. Our school uniform
can be bought from Kids Connection in Hertford or online at http://www.kidsconnection.co.uk/categories/find-your-school/the-thomas-alleyne-academy.html. The link is on our
website. You may visit the uniform shop on the Parents’ Evening in the school
Gym where your child can be measured for the correct size and you may take home
items purchased that night: blazers, our navy skirt and/or trousers, tie, the
optional jumper or cardigan, and our PE kit. You may pay by cash or credit
School equipment/stationery. Your child will need
to be appropriately equipped for lessons and you can buy all stationery from
any good high street retailer. The equipment list is included in the induction
pack. Throughout the year please check that your child has sufficient
Free School Meals. FSM Factsheet
Please apply online at;
https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/services/Schools-and-education/At-school/Free-school-meals/Free-school-meals.aspx . Even if you are not
sure whether you are eligible, we recommend you apply – it is your right and it could save you
over £300 a year. In addition, the
academy will receive over £900 extra
funding to support the education of your child.
For details on how to apply, please see our website by following this
link; http://www.tas.herts.sch.uk/ParentsandCommunity/FreeSchoolMeals.aspx . If you would like support with the process,
please call Lorraine Brooke in our Finance office, who will be happy to help.
Application for Music Tuition. If your son or daughter either already
receives tuition and wishes to continue or wishes to begin learning an
instrument, please complete and return this form. Application for
Privacy Notices are available on the Policies area of this website
Individual Meetings - Summer Term. Each family will be
invited to a meeting with a member of the leadership team during the last Summer term.
Parents information Evening - Tuesday 10th
Secondary Transition Day - Thursday 12th July 2018. We are looking forward to seeing your child
on their transition day.
First Day of Term for Year 7 - Wednesday 5th
September 2018. Only years 7 and 12
will be in attendance on that day to allow for a smooth transition. Students
should arrive between 8.15am and 8.25am for an 8.30am prompt start. As with the Transition Day, you may bring
your child to the school gate where staff and senior students will escort them
to the Main Hall. We will have an
induction programme for the day to organise the students ready for a confident
start to lessons on the following day.
Team Building Day - September. As part of our
transition programme, we would like all year 7 students to take part in a Team
Building and House Competition day in September. More information will be
provided at the Parents Evening in July.
To find out about
before school and after school clubs please visit the Enrichment page in
Students and Learning section or click here.
If you have any
queries before that time, please contact the school office. We welcome any
thoughts or suggestions you may have on improving our Year 6 page.
Please use the contact us page.