There will be a Christmas fayre in the drama hall on Thursday December 4th, pupils in year 7,8 & 9 will be vising the fayre during lesson 6. Year 10 & 11 and members of the public can visit between 3.10pm and 4.45pm. Stalls will be selling jewellery, cakes, arts & crafts and much more! See you there
Well done to the Samba Band who represented the school in an event organised by MEAS in Neath Town Hall on Friday 14th November. Their performance was exciting and exhilarating and enjoyed by all who attended. A special mention must be made of the Brazilian Minister who attended the event, who commented how impressed he was with the musical performance. Well done everyone!
You can view the timetable for the January GCSE exams in English Language, English Literature and Catering here. You will be issued with a personal timetable before the Christmas holidays.
Huge congratulations to Mollie May Jones in year 8. She competed in the 38th Welsh schools inter schools' Cross-Country championships on Saturday 15th November 2014 held in Brecon. She came 6th in a very strong field. Well done Mollie
You can download the timetable for the Year 11 exam and coursework fortnight which starts on Monday 8th December 2104 and finishes on Friday 19th December 2014 here. It is important that you attend all the sessions that are relevant to you as they will count towards your final grades in the summer.
The library will be closed for lunchtime and after school club on Thursday 20th November.
Many congratulations to Maia Evans, Maya Christie, Rebecca Brimfield, Kirsty Doyle, Madison Hanney, Chloe Davies, Emily Poston, Bethany Curtis, Jordan Latham and Caitlyn Svenson-Tree who performed brilliantly at The Grand Theatre, Swansea yesterday evening. They were the only pupils representing schools in Port Talbot, and the only singers in the entire concert. Well done Girls!
Parents/Guardians can now access the Sandfields PDG Plan Document for 2014. Click here to open the document.
The exam period in the summer term for Years 10 and 11 will begin on Friday 8th May 2015 and will continue until Monday 22nd June 2015. Individual timetables will be available in February 2015. The timetable for all exams at Sandfields can be found here
Next year's trip to London will take place on July 15th-16th. This time we will be going to see The Lion King, Stomp and the Natural History Museum, (check them out on the internet) as well as doing some shopping and sightseeing. The cost for the trip is £160. If you are in years 7, 8 9 or 11 and fancy coming along, see Ms Pennington for a letter.
The controlled assessments timetable for Year 10 can be found here. It is important that all pupils are in school on thes dates and in the run up to the assessments. These pieces of work count towards the English GCSE grade
Sandfields netball season was kick started last weekend with the annual netball tour to Shrewsbury. There were 48 teams competing in four age groups. The standard was very high. This year we took two year 8 teams and a year 9 team. The girls played extremely well and did themselves and Sandfields proud. The Year 8A team secured 3rd place in the cup competition, the Year 8b team came 5th in the plate competition whilst the Year 9 team came 3rd in the plate competition. Congratulations to all players
There are two spaces left for Spain 2015. The trip is open to pupils in years 8,9 & 10. See Miss Carver for more information.
Year 10 volunteers are wanted to help out with the school Christmas Fayre on Wednesday 3rd December and Thursday 4th December.
See Mrs Folland/Miss Carver for details.
The credit union will be running every Wednesday lunch time and after school for any budding young savers out there.
See Mrs Folland for an application form and details.