Advice and support for Parents and guardians

Here at Archway we understand that parents and guardians want to help as much as possible with the learner’s education. We have put together a list of useful sites and tips to support the learners.

  • Help available for parents and careers
  • Revision sites and advice for parents
  • Internet safety

Help available for parents and careers

  • The school has a wide range of people available to help parents and carers with any issues they may have.
  • Form Tutors who are the first point of contact for all routine issues and concerns.
  • Deputy of post 16 and specialist provision
  • Heads of department for post 16 and specialist provision
  • Head teachers for issues who are not resolved satisfactorily after all other channels have been explored.

Revision sites and advice for parents and guardians

We are aware that many of our parents wish to help their child with their studies as much as they possibly can.  With this in mind we have compiled a list of some useful revision and education web sites and advice.

Useful websites

Practise Papers from Exam Boards

Guides and websites by subject

Art and Design

Painting and decorating

Hair and Barbering

SETPD

Humanities

Carpentry

Hospitality

English

Maths

P.E

Horticulture

Internet Safety

At Archway Academy we give advice for both staff and students on internet safety and we believe that parents need the same understanding. The information below gives a good outline of how to be safe when using the internet. By clicking on the links below you can find detailed information that puts you in the now about how to use the internet safely.

More information about staying safe online is available at:

At Archway Academy we give advice for both staff and students on internet safety, and we believe that parents need the same understanding. The information below gives a good outline of how to be safe when using the internet. By clicking on the links below you can find detailed information that puts you in the now about how to use the internet safely.

Exam information

Exam information

  • Preparation is worked on from initial assessments score
  • Exams are based on the level the learner is working towards
  • Timetable is created for learners
  • A letter is sent to parents/guardians informing them of the exam.
  • On the day students will be briefed on the exam conditions and what is expected of them during an exam.
  • During the exam there will always be an invigilator and a staff member present to put your son/daughter at ease.
  • We are committed to making exams as stress free as possible.
  • Any questions on exams please contact Archway Academy.