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This week JCSC staff were pleased to take delivery of 98 laptops from the Department for Education. The first batch of 18 laptops was checked by IT, allocated and collected by parents/carers for use by students within a matter of hours. ICT staff have been busy loading the remaining laptops with the right software and […]

Congratulations to our Shining Lights for January, who were nominated by their English teachers for their attitudes to learning. In total, 12 role model learners received certificates for being ‘role model learners’, with parents/carers notified of their achievements. Mr McCudden, told our first group of Shining Lights of 2021: “Well done, we are immensely proud […]

Dear all Another year ends at JCSC, and I’d like to take the opportunity to thank you for your unwavering support throughout what’s turned out to be a very different 2020 to the one we anticipated this time last year… Although we have had lots of disruption to normal school life, it’s also been a […]

A creative approach to celebrating student achievement was needed this week, with Mr McCudden hosting three virtual reward assemblies, one each for our KS2, KS3 and KS4 students. These reward assemblies undoubtedly work best when students and staff are together in the school hall but this time round, Mr McCudden was beamed into classrooms instead. […]

Students in years 7 and 8 have been showing off their culinary skills as part of an ongoing competition organised by Mr Shiel. Participants cooked foods and dishes on different themes at home with prizes awarded for the best efforts. It’s hoped the competition will inspire the pupils to cook for their families regularly and […]

A huge well done to all the Year 7, 8 and 9 students who entered the recent Christmas design competition. Students were asked to design their own Christmas cards during art lessons before half term. These designs were then sent home to parents and carers who were able to order cards and other gifts. After […]

We might be celebrating our Shining Lights a little late due to the October half term but we have lots of congratulations to send out to some young scientists. Shining Lights nominations for October came from our Science Directorate. There were 28 students nominated from year groups across the school with excellence in attitude, approach, and/or ability […]

Congratulations to the 23 students who received certificates for outstanding effort and behaviour as our Shining Lights for September 2020. This September, along with a new school year, students have had new rules and regulations to adjust to thanks to COVID guidelines. Our Shining Lights this month are students from Year 5 through to 11. […]

Time Slot 4:00pm – 4:30pm Book now 5:00pm – 5:30pm Book now 6:00pm – 6:30pm Book now 7:00pm – 7:30pm Book now We’re inviting prospective students and their families to meet face to face with Mr Rodgers (Executive Head) and Mr Nisbet (Head of School) at a socially distanced Open Evening at South Avenue on […]

Well done to scavenger star, Fynley, who recently had his efforts in the Amble Youth Project Sunflower Scavenger Hunt recognised with a medal and special reward. Fynley took part in a series of tasks and activities and went the extra mile to complete everything, gaining a special certificate for ‘perseverance to progress and achieve, with […]

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