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Year 11 Revision Guides & Exam Information
Click here for exam information

Year 9 Uniform Expectations
Click here for a copy of Year 9 letter sent home

Car Parking

Due to building works on our new reception area the main entrance is no longer accessible. The main entrance to the school is now via the kitchen gate, Upper Arundel Street

Tutor Time Powerpoint

Year 9 Tutor Time Powerpoint

Latest Tweets

A reminder that school will re-open on Monday 1st June at 0825. This will be WEEK A. Hope you have had an enjoyable half-term.
Last day of term is Friday 22nd May 2015. Collection from the school at 3pm. School will re-open on Monday 1st June 2015 at 0845.
Friday 22nd May is a non-uniform day raising money for Young Carers. Students to pay £1 payable to tutors.
A reminder that St Edmund's Catholic school will re-open on Monday 20th April 2015 at 0825.
Last day of term will be Thursday 2nd April 2015. Students can be collected from the Cathedral at 12noon.


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. 

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School Events

Summer Term Events


9th & 11th

Year 8 Retreat days.


Year 9 Art Trip to National & Portrait Galleries, London.


School Tours, 0845


School Tours, 0845


Year 10 Southdowns College Taster Day.
Year 11 Leavers' Assembly 11.30am


School Tours, 0845


Science & Geography Marwell Zoo trip.

24th - 27th

School Production of 'Grease'.


Year 10 Havant College taster day.

26th - 28th

Young Carers Festival, Fairthorne Manor.

eBook Lending

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

Poetry Corner

Case History

I would like to have known the girl in the photograph.
My mother's youngest child,
she was so proud of her.

Her big blue eyes looking up,
such a delicate thing.
Many wonders about this big world,
Which I am living in.

The sparkle in her eyes shines with confusion and curiosity,
now I wish she never saw it.
She was happy but I am the opposite,
I wish she was here but.... I think she is.
Deep inside.

She wore a beautiful dress,
Granting her wish to be a princess.
I am in a fairy-tale,
but I'm stuck as the damsel in distress.

I am her future.

Year 10 student


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

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