News Flash:

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

Important Notice: 

Fencing Club
Fencing Club will resume on the 5th September,
6.30pm to 7.30pm, Sports Hall.

Community Action Afternoon
Friday 1st July 2016
2.30pm to 6pm (or earlier finish time of 5pm)
Click here for permission letter for students
Click here for further details

Friday 1st July (late start for KS3)
Years 7, 8 & 9 will have a later start on the 1st July.
KS3 Students to arrive at 9.30am for registration
Year 10 students expected in normal time to attend their Mock examination.
Click here for copy of letter sent home

Year 10 Mock Timetable June 2016
Click here to view the Yr10 Mock Timetable

Removal of Levels at Key Stage 3
Briefing sessions have been arranged for parents of current Year 7 & 8 students.
Click here to view the letter sent home

Art Image of the Week


By Simarun Kaur, Year 9

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Students will be bringing home a letter regarding the Teaching Union Industrial Action on Tuesday 5th July. Copy of letter on school website
Hoping the doves found their way back home following our Year 11 Leavers Assembly last Friday
Shakespeare's School Festival 'MacBeth'. Auditions will take place on 5th July 3pm-4pm in the Dance Studio. Students to just turn up.
RT @StEdsPortsmouth: Community Action Afternoon Fri 1 July 2-6pm to ensure school is a safe, clean environment to learn, play & grow up. ht…
A reminder that Friday 1st July will be a late start for all KS3 students (Years 7, 8 and 9). Year 10s to arrive as normal for mock exams.


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 20/0616: 
7 Damien

 99.23% Attendance
Well done!

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School Events

Summer Term Events

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


W/c 27th
Year 10 Mocks All Week.

Year 8 Retreat.
School Tours, 8.45am.

Year 10 trip to Portsmouth College.
Year 11 Prom, 6pm.

Royal Marines Museum.


9.30am - Late start for KS3 students
Year 10's must be in school by 0825 for exam.
Click here for copy of letter sent home

Community Action Afternoon
2.30pm to 6pm (or earlier finish)
Click here for permission slip for student
Copy of Community Action Poster


Year 6 Induction Day.
Year 6 Parents Evening, 6pm-8pm

Year 6 Induction Day.
Year 6 Parents Evening, 6pm-8pm
Click here for letter regarding strike

Assessment Without Levels Briefing
Year 7 & 8 parents
4pm-5pm , School Hall
6pm-7pm, School Hall
Click here for further details

Year 8 Science in Action Day.
Year 10 Celebration Assembly, 8.30am-10am
KS4 Uniform sales 3pm - 4pm

Year 10 Reward Trip to Thorpe Park.
Year 7 Celebration Assembly, 8.30am-10am

Year 9 Celebration Assembly, 8.30am-10am.
Year 10 Work experience all week.
Assessment Without Levels Briefing
Year 7 & 8 parents

4pm-5pm, School Hall
5pm-6pm, School Hall

Year 8 Celebration Assembly, 8.3am-10am

Year 7 reward trip to Paultons Park.
Year 8 Reward trip to Legoland.
Year 9 reward trip to Chessington.
(selected students only)

Whole School Sports Day, HMS Temeraire.

15th (last day of term)
10.30am, End of term Celebration.
School will finish at approximately 11.30am from the Cathedral.
(Collection from St John's Cathedral)

Uniform Shop Summer Opening Hours
Location: School Hall

Mon 29th August
CLOSED (Bank Holiday)

Tues 30th August
9am to 1pm

Weds 31st August
9am to 1pm

Thurs 1st Sept (Inset Day)
9am to 1pm from Reception

Alternatively visit our dual supplier

PA School & Sportswear
34-36 Tangier Road, Copnor,

Advance date for the diary:

Thursday 1st Sept - Inset Day

Friday 2nd Sept (Year 7 & 11 students only)
Year 7 (8.20am start)
Year 11 (9.30am start)

Monday 5th Sept (all students)

Open Evening
29th September 2016

6pm - 8.30pm


eBook Lending

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

Stars of the Week

Drama & Dance Stars of the Week

The cast and crew of 'The Wiz' for their fantastic effort and professionalism. 
You have all made us very proud.

Well done 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

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