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Curriculum Support

Welcome to Curriculum Support Department at St Aloysius' College

Staff

Mrs C Switonski Head of Department/SENCO

Teaching assistants

Mrs S Grant Full time
Ms D O'Keefe Full time
Mrs J Williams Full time
Mrs M Ryan Full Time
Mr G Felder Full time
Mr C Nilan Full time
Ms C Frieden Part Time
Mrs Francos Maternity Leave

The departmental team offers support both in class and withdrawal of small groups for all areas of the curriculum, working closely with subject teachers, form tutors and Heads of Year. As a team, we are concerned with the boys' academic progress but also very much with pupils' general well being and behaviour. We develop good relationships with the pupils with whom we work and are often able to sort out problems before they become too big or unmanageable. We also run a homework club twice a week after school for those pupils in receipt of in-class support.

Our doors are always open either for boys to come and seek advice on issues concerning them or to offer finely tuned 'listening ears'. We are regularly in touch with parents/carers and anybody else involved with making young persons' lives run more smoothly.

We liaise closely with primary schools and parents to ensure that support which was in place for pupils is built upon and extended into our secondary school curriculum but with the aim of creating independent learning as pupils mature.

We often assist on school trips for all departments in the school, but also organise our own outings for pupils with whom we work. Our aim is to help you develop to your utmost best as a 'whole person' not just as a student of English/Maths/Science etc.

At St Aloysius’ College we aim to treat every member of our community as an individual and together enable each boy to work to the best of his ability. We are very aware that many pupils have special educational needs which require specific support, whether that be with literacy, numeracy or another area.

Our targeted pupils go on to achieve successfully in GCSE’s and are now following courses in our 6th Form or other colleges.

Term Dates

Term Dates

Spring Term 2017
Friday 31st March Last Day of Spring Term
Friday 14th April Good Friday
Monday 17th April Easter Monday
Summer Term 2017
Wednesday 19th April First Day of Summer Term (Staff and Pupils)
Friday 26th May Last Day of Half Term
Monday 29th May - Friday 2nd June Half Term Break
Monday 5th June First Day of 2nd Half of Term (Staff and Pupils)
Friday 21st July Last Day of Summer Term (Staff and Pupils)
Autumn Term 2017
Monday 4th September First Day of Autumn Term (Staff and Year 7 Pupils only) Year 7 to start school at 1pm
Tuesday 5th September First Day of Autumn Term (Years 8, 9, 10 & 11)
Friday 20th October Last Day of Half Term
Monday 23rd October - Friday 27th October Half Term Break
Monday 30th October First Day of 2nd Half of Term (Staff and Pupils)
Thursday 21st December Last Day of Autumn Term
Spring Term 2018
Wednesday 3rd January First Day of Spring Term (Staff and Pupils)
Friday 9th February Last Day of Half Term
Monday 12th February - Friday 16th February Half Term Break
Monday 19th February First Day of 2nd Half of Term (Staff and Pupils)
Thursday 29th March Last Day of Spring Term
Friday 30th March - Friday 13th April Spring Term Break
Summer Term 2018
Monday 16th April First Day of Summer Term (Staff and Pupils)
Friday 25th May Last Day of Half Term
Monday 28th May - Friday 1st June Half Term Break
Monday 4th June First Day of 2nd Half of Term (Staff and Pupils)
Friday 20th July Last Day of Summer Term

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Open Days for Secondary Transfer 2018

Year 11 Revision & Catch Up Timetable

Year 11 Revision Tips & Advice with Revision Timetable

TFL Live Twitter Travel Alerts

Letter from The Vatican

Saint Aloysius' College Sports Principles

Saint Aloysius' College Sports Principles Part 2

Directions to Playing Field

LATEST LETTER TO PARENTS - HOMEWORK TRACKING

Latest Alychat - July 2016

Latest Alychat - January 2016

Sports' Report 2015-2016

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

MARCH 2017

  • MON 20TH - AP3 Internal Exams
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    APRIL 2017

  • THU 20TH - YR 10 Parents' Evening, 4pm
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    JUNE 2017

  • MON 12TH - UCAS / Work Experience Week
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  • MON 19TH - UCAS / Work Experience Week
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  • MON 19TH - AP4 Internal Exams Week
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  • MON 26TH - AP4 Internal Exams Week
  • JULY 2017

  • MON 10TH - Enrichment Week
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  • FRI 14TH - Activities Day
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  • MON 17TH - Enrichment Week
  • AUGUST 2017

  • FRI 17TH - GCE Results Day and YR 13 Enrolment
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  • FRI 24TH - GCSE Results Day and YR 12 Enrolment
  • OCTOBER 2017

  • WED 4TH - Secondary Transfer Open Evening, 5pm - Head's talk begins at 6pm
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  • SAT 7TH - Secondary Transfer Open Morning, 9.30am to 11am
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  • TUE 10TH - Secondary Transfer Open Morning, 9.15am to 10.30am
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  • WED 11TH - Secondary Transfer Open Morning, 9.15am to 10.30am
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  • THU 12TH - Secondary Transfer Open Morning, 9.15am to 10.30am
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