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    Oaklands Video
    by Mr A Stewart - Friday, 24 April 2015, 11:12 AM
     

    If you are considering going on one of our upcoming Oaklands trips, you may be interested in watching this short video which shows some of the exciting activities you will be taking part in. Click HERE or the image below to view.

     
    Jamie
    South Wirral Mock Election 2015
    by Mr J LEEKE - Thursday, 23 April 2015, 2:40 PM
     
    On May 7th the UK will get to vote for a new government in the General Election. At South Wirral High School we will be running our very own general election on the same day. You will have the opportunity to vote for one of the 5 main political parties. During registration and in assembly you will be learning about the General Election, the political parties and why voting is so important.
     
    Voting will take place during an extended registration on May 7th. The South Wirral High School election result will be announced on May 8th during registration.
     
    If you would like to find out more information about the election please click here or if you click one of the photos below you will be able to view a 60 second video on each party.

     

     
    Jamie
    Apprenticeships
    by Mr J LEEKE - Thursday, 23 April 2015, 2:40 PM
     
    Saturday 30 May – Manchester. Summer School: “Aspiring Nurses and Midwives” Following on from the huge success of the training days in the Autumn, we introduce our Summer school, suitable for Aspiring Nurses and Midwives! £45 per head to include refreshments, E Resources, Materials and Certification. The fee also includes assistance and follow up advice in drafting the personal statement. We cap places to 25 a session to ensure high levels of interaction and personal attention.  Bookings can be made directly to: info@chantallockey.co.uk
     
    ACCA is offering the chance to win one of five all expenses paid coaching sessions with top finance gurus from Specsavers, The Ritz Hotel, Pinewood Studios or BskyB. Each winner will receive an abundance of careers advice from one of the professionals, personalised coaching, a day shadowing them at work, tailor made professional guidance and an exclusive tour of the company headquarters.  To be in with a chance of winning, visit: www.accaglobal.com/standout
     
    Click here if you are interested in applying for an apprenticeship with Arriva North West. Complete the form and send in your CV.
     
    Click here to search careermap for any apprenticeships in the area
     
    Click here to find out more information on electrical apprenticeships
     
    If you are interesting in construction apprenticeship opportunities you can apply on these two websites.  CITB or Barratt
     
    Jamie
    Year 10 Parents Evening and Revision Guidance session for Years 10/11
    by Mr J LEEKE - Tuesday, 21 April 2015, 10:51 AM
     

    Year 10 parents evening and revision guidance session for both Year 10 and 11 will take place on Tuesday 28th April, please find the letters attached at the top of this post.

     
    Jamie
    Revision Planner Summer 2015
    by Mr J LEEKE - Wednesday, 1 April 2015, 10:32 AM
     
    Dear Year 11,12 and 13,
    Here is a revision planner for you to use to prepare for your summer exams. It contains advice on how to revise and contains a week-by-week planner to help you organise your revision.  You can personalise the planner yourself by downloading and editing this “Word” file.