Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Absence: a quick guide for parents / carers

Dear Parents/Carers, Please see the attached document for an updated Covid-19 Absence Quick Guide for parents that details what actions to take if your child or family member have Covid-19 or related symptoms.  Yours sincerely Gaetano FerranteSecondary Principal...

Primary: HMR – Resources for PSHE Sessions – Bereavement

Dear Parent/Guardian, During our daily morning focus time, our pupils cover a range of PSHE themes including healthy relationships, e-safety, climate change, and contemporary issues in the news. During week beginning 17th January, lessons will cover the topic of loss...

Hip, hip hooray for drama project

The performing arts have been brought to life for primary pupils at Starbank School thanks to lessons and a special after-school club delivered by the Hippodrome Education Network (HEN). For the last three years, the HEN project – Birmingham Hippodrome’s schools...

Starbank trains anti-bullying ambassadors

Starbank School is training a group of secondary pupils to develop the skills to become anti-bullying ambassadors. Pupils from all year groups participated in a practical training session where they learnt active listening and communication skills, and all about...

STARLIGHT – Issue 7 (Autumn 2021)

In this issue, you can read about how our pupils celebrated exceptional results, how Star schools are supporting every pupil to thrive, and how we’re spreading hope across the Star family this winter. This issue also includes articles about Armistice Day, Black...

Primary: Start of term information for Jan 2022

Dear Parent/Guardian, I hope that you have enjoyed a very pleasant festive winter break and that 2022 brings you good health and happiness. The purpose of my letter is to outline to you the measures that are in place, to safeguard the wellbeing of staff and pupils as...

Secondary: Start of term information for Jan 2022

Dear Parent/Guardian, I hope that you and your family are well.   I am writing to confirm arrangements for the start of the new term.   All pupils in Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 will return to school as follows on Wednesday 5th January: Year 7 – 8.20am Year 11 – 9.00am...