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Pupils leave the school ‘knowing a lot about the subjects they have studied, but also as confident young people.'

Full report

Ofsted report

Welcome to current parents

Welcome to SET Ixworth School. It is a great honour to lead this remarkable School and I hope that our website conveys a sense of the passion and dynamism that students and staff bring to all they do, making Ixworth such a wonderful place to learn and work.

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Term Dates

2023 – 2024 Term Dates Michaelmas Term Thursday 31 August, Friday 1 September, Monday 4 September 2023 Staff Professional Development Days Tuesday 5 September 2023 First day of term Year 7 only Wednesday 6 September 2023 Start of term Years 8 – 11 Monday 16 – Friday 27 October 2023 Michaelmas Half Term Friday 15

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Important Dates

YEAR 7 Friday 1 September 2023 Family BBQ Thursday 11 January 2024 Progress Evening, 5 – 7:30pm Tuesday 7 May 2024 CORE Examinations (English, Maths, Science) Thursday 9 May 2024 Summer Enrichment Week Information Evening, 5 – 6:30pm Thursday 20 June 2024 Year 7 Tutor Evening – signing off on the year, 5 – 7pm

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Attendance

Attending school is important to ensure students are able to make the most of their education in order to reach their full potential. If you raise a child’s attendance you raise their academic chances. As a parent/carer you are legally responsible for ensuring that your child receives a suitable education. Failure to ensure that your

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Information Sent Home

An archive of letters and newsletters sent home can be found on this page.

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Transport

How to get to SET Ixworth School We contract out a number of coach services directly to the School from locations including Thetford and Stowmarket. Please click on the links below to see our full routes and timetables: Please note if a student stops using a bus route mid-term they will not receive a refund

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Pupil Premium

What is Pupil Premium? The Government believes that the Pupil Premium, which is additional to main school funding, is the best way to address the current underlying inequalities between children eligible for free school meals (FSM) and their peers by ensuring that funding to tackle disadvantage reaches the students who need it most. The Pupil

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Friends of SET Ixworth School

The “Friends” are a group of parents/carers who organise regular social and fundraising events throughout the year to support and raise money for the School. Please keep an eye on the school calendar and this page for any upcoming events and the latest news from the “Friends”. The 100 Club is back!  The 100 Club lottery

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Staff information for parents

To contact an individual member of staff it is the first initial and surname followed by @seckfordeducation.org.uk. An example would be as follows: Mr Ryan Pitcock – rpitcock@seckfordeducation.org.uk.

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Uniform information for parents

SET Ixworth School is a uniformed School. All of our students, without exception, wear the same uniform. We believe this fosters a strong sense of unity and identity.

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