News

St Edmund's is an 'Outstanding' School
Click to read full Ofsted report


Extra-Curricular Activities
Click here to view the school clubs list


Old £1 Coins
Please note that the school will no longer be able to accept the old £1 coin.


FSM Application Form
You can now download the Free School Meals application form online on the Portsmouth City Council website, link below:

Click here to download the FSM application form


Admissions
Admissions Policy 2018/2019
Supplementary Form 2018/19

Click here to view our Admissions Page



Art Image of the Week

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By Samanta Viksne
Year 10

 

Latest Tweets

Students will be finish tomorrow at 3pm for the end of this term. This is also a non-uniform day. £1 donation to wear something bright.
Pupils playing folk music today for Primary schools to dance to! https://t.co/hpKEmjcPGu
RT @PETA_training: We trained 196 Year 8 pupils IN CPR yesterday @StEdsPortsmouth https://t.co/Fj4LLvHIn6
We look forward to welcoming our Year 7 Parents/Guardians to our Year 7 Tutor Evening tonight.
St Edmund's last day of term is Friday 20 October at 3pm. Students can bring in £1 to wear non-uniform on Friday w… https://t.co/WLWS8MfxIz

Prayers

Life of St Edmund's Prayer

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Heavenly Father, as we gather in prayer, we ask for the guidance and inspiration of our school patron,
St Edmund, who led a life based on Gospel values and the belief in the power of God.


We, pray that like Edmund, each of us will personally come to believe that,
“I can do all things with the help of God who strengthens me” (Philippians 4:13)
and that together our school community may grow ever closer to you and to one another.


May our school be a place that reaches out to the wider community
and is mindful of the environment around us.


We pray in union with the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.                                                                     

Amen



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Contact Us


St Edmund's Catholic School

Arundel Street
Portsmouth
PO1 1RX

 
School Telephone Number: 023 9282 3766

School Fax Number: 023 9287 1874

School Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


School Receptionist:

Miss T Cormican (8am - 9am)
Mrs S Neville (9am - 1pm)
Mrs R George (1pm - 4.30pm (4pm on a Friday)



How to Find Us

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The School is in the centre of Portsmouth and is located adjacent to the junction of Arundel Street with upper Arundel Street.

The main School entrance is in Arundel Street which is two minutes walk from Portsmouth and Southsea Rail Station and close to all bus routes.

The Gosport Ferry is also within easy reach.


Click Here For Map & Travel Details




 
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If you have concerns about your child's learning or welfare plese contact their Head of Learning:

Dial 023 9282 3766 then enter the appropriate extension 


Year 7 Miss E Johnson Ext 246
Year 8 Ms H Jerrard Ext 248
Year 9 Mrs T Feliks-Matthews Ext 247
Year 10 Mr J Brown Ext 245
Year 11 Miss V Howard / Miss Evans Ext 255


Department Contacts:
 Dial 023 9282 3766 then enter the appropriate extension


Department

Extension

Art

210

English

214

Geography

219

History

220

Home Economics / Textiles

221

ICT

222

Modern Foreign Languages

224

Mathematics

226

Music

228

PE

233 

Performing Arts:

Dance Studio
Drama



215
203

RE

206

Science

 236

SENCO - Miss J Dyke

238

Technology

242


To contact the Finance Office please dial extension 272


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Links


Catholic Diocese of Portsmouth

St John’s Cathedral Catholic Primary School

Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School

St Swithun's Catholic Primary School

St Jude's Catholic Primary School, Fareham

St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Gosport

St Paul's Catholic Primary School, Paulsgrove

Report an Absence

Reporting a child absent

Parents are required to report pupil absence to the school by 9.00am
(Unless school is closed)

023 9282 3766 (option 1)
Text: 07624 816830
Local Call: 0844 239 3488

Visit our
Absence from School page for further information. 


Best Tutor Group of the Week c/o 16/10/2017

7 Romero
8 Damien
100%


Well done!


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St Edmund's Main Account
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School Events

Autumn Term Events

These dates are accurate at time of going to press and are subject to change.


October 2017

19th
Year 11 Information Evening
6.30pm - 7.30pm

20th
Last day of term
3pm finish
Non-Uniform Day
£1 payable to tutor


Half-Term:
23rd - 27th October Inclusive


Advance Notice:

St Edmund's Day/PSHE Day
16th November 2017

Year 11 Leavers (2017)
Certificate Evening:
21st November 2017
6.30pm - 7.30pm


School Carol Concert
Monday 18th December
6pm-7pm Cathedral
followed by refreshments

eBook Lending

Portsmouth Schools
eBook Lending
Scheme
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Click here to access the free eBook lending service

Stars of the Week

Drama Stars of the Week

Rebecca Lee for working extremely hard in all lessons and rehearsals in preparation for her devised performance.


Dance Stars of the Week

Team Swish in 8 Kolbe for the highest amount of points awarded for their Mario choreography.

Nicole, Jack, Isabella, Jenevieve and Stella from 7 Romero for their excellent contribution as team leaders to dance.



Music Stars of the Week

All the pupils who performed in Covent Gardens, could not be more proud of you.  




Well done to you all.
Keep up the good work!

Help & Advice

Click here for advice if you are being bullied or use the links below:
 
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For Children who are in trouble or danger
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Internet Safety (E-Safety) Advice for Parents & Children
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Help & advice if you are being Bullied.
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Help & Advice if you are being Cyber-Bullied

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Report inappropriate web content involving Children

Staff Links

Staff Email & Office 365

Staff Gateway

Booking System

Staff Absence  
 
Staff should report absence to the school by 7.30am
(Unless school is closed)


FOR STAFF ONLY 
In the case of severe weather only
Text severe weather absence line on 07624 816832  
before 7.30am