News Flash:

St Edmund's is an 'Outstanding' School
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Safe4me Youth News for 11-17years
This edition focuses on:

Personal safety as the dark mornings and earlier dark nights draw in. 
Implications relating to ‘sexting’ - signposting to support and advice.
Volunteer Police Cadets who are currently recruiting for new and existing units across the county.
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Year 11 Certificate Evening 15th November 2016
6.30pm - 7.30pm
Invitations to our Year 11 Leavers (2016) have now been issued. You must confirm your attendance in advance.

ICCAMS Maths Research Study

Year 7s have been issued with a letter regarding a national Maths research study Year 7s will be participating in over the next two years.
Click here for further details

Art Image of the Week


By Francesca Johns
Year 10

Latest Tweets

Tickets for the Year 7 and 8 Disco will go on sale from the 31st October....
Year 7, 8, 9 and 10 students will be bringing home their school photographs today. Return deadline is the 15th November latest.
Advance date for the diary Year 7 Parents Evening is on 15th June 2017, 4pm to 6.30pm
Good morning from St Edmund's Catholic School. We look forward to welcoming our Year 11 parents/carers this evening at parents evening.
RT @StEdsPortsmouth: Non Uniform day for students on Friday 21st October. Students to bring in £1 to their tutors.


Click the preview below to download your copy of our
St Edmund's bookmark!

(Print and cut to size!)
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Memory Stick

St Edmund’s Branded 8Gb Memory Sticks!
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Available now in a range of colours from 'Resources' for School & Home use:
£4 (students)

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. 

Tutor Group of the Week

w/c 10th October:

Well done to:
9 Newman 
99.55% Attendance

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Autumn Term Events

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

24th - 28th October 2016 (school closed)
School will re-open on 31st October at 0825
(Week B)

November 2016


Year 11 Information Evening
6.30pm - 7.30pm

Year 7 Design & Make Day

Houses of Parliament trip

Reading Week
All students to ensure they have a reading book every day

Year 11 Certificate Evening
(Invitation only)
6.30pm - 7.30pm

St Edmund's Day

Year 10 Parents Evening
4pm - 6.30pm

Shakespeare Schools Festival
MacBeth Performance, NTR

December 2016

Year 9 Parents Evening
4pm - 6.30pm

Carol Service
6pm-7pm, Cathedral
Followed by refreshments

FOSE Year 7 & 8 Disco
6pm - 8.30pm Tickets £2

Last day of term

Christmas Holidays
19th Dec - 2nd Jan 2017

Tuesday 3rd January - Inset day
(School closed for all students)

eBook Lending

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

Stars of the Week

Stars of the Week

Drama Stars of the Week

 Year 11 GCSE class for finishing their filmed sessions for unit 2 and all working really hard throughout.

Dance Stars of the Week

Ryan Thomas for showing a huge improvement in focus and effort in his dance lesson last week - well done!

Joe Broad and Owen Denham for their excellent enthusiasm to all dance lessons.  Well done and keep it up!

Water Polo Stars of the Week

Daisy Gwilliam, Year 8, and Owen Davis, Year 9

Well done to you all.

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

(NEW) Staff Email

Booking System

Secure Gateway

(NEW) Click here for
Secure Gateway Help

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

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