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  • 18/03/20

    National School Closure - COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

    Following advice from the UK Government, we are closing John Ferneley College from Monday 23rd March 2020 until further notice. If you are a parent/carer who falls into the Key Worker category as identified by the government then we will still open the school for your child follo...
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  • 27/03/20

    Safeguarding – Information for Parents/Carers & Students

    At John Ferneley College alongside your child’s tutor and Pastoral Leader, we have a team of designated safeguarding leads (DSL's), whom you can contact if you have any safeguarding concerns. If you have general concerns or questions relating to on-line learning about your child please con...
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  • 27/03/20

    SPORTS UPDATE EASTER 2020

    Successes The Key Stage 4 Girls Badminton Squad was fifth in the County Finals The Year 10 Boys Rugby Team were runners up in the County Plate Finals Year 8 Boys Futsal team were second in the County Finals Year 10 Boys Futsal team were second in the County Finals Key Stage 3 Swimming...
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  • 26/02/20

    Sports Update February 2020

    Our Sports department not only has high rates of success when competing in local and regional competitions, but there are also large numbers of sports for students to take part in. Below is an update for the sports activities that took place during the first Spring term.   Successes...
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  • 11/02/20

    Curriculum Drop Down Day

    Our next curriculum drop down day will be held on Tuesday 25th of February. All students will be off-timetable for P1-P5 completing different activities depending on their year group.   Normal school uniform and behaviour expectations apply. Year 7 – Will be hosted by the English...
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  • 03/02/20

    National Apprenticeship Week 2020

    ‘Look Beyond’ is the theme for the 13th annual National Apprenticeship Week 2020 (NAW2020), taking place from 3 to 9 February 2020. Throughout the week we will be raising awareness of apprenticeships with different activities in lessons. On Monday, maths will be watching the Big A...
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  • 17/01/20

    Fundraising for Australia

    On Friday 24th January, we are having a non-uniform day and putting on some fundraising activities to support people affected by the Australian bush fires. We will be donating all of the money raised to the Australian Red Cross. We ask students to donate £1 to come in non-uniform and to dre...
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  • 08/01/20

    SPORTS UPDATE CHRISTMAS 2019 ​​​​​​​

    Our Sports department not only has high rates of success when competing in local and regional competitions, but there are also large numbers of sports for students to take part in. Below is an update for the sports activities that took place during the first Autumn term.
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  • 11/12/19

    Department for Work and Pensions

    On Thursday 12th December, the Department for Work and Pensions will be delivering a session for Years 7, 8, 10 and 11 on Labour Market information which is part of meeting the career provision in school. This is so they are aware of what jobs are available in the local and national area.
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  • 10/12/19

    Christmas Jumper and Christmas Dinner Day

    On Friday 13th December it is our Chrismas Jumper and Christmas Dinner Day. Students are to be in full school uniform with an optional Christmas jumper. We ask students for a donation of £1 with the money raised going towards Save for Children. The School Christmas Lunch arrangements are as...
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  • 19/11/19

    Year 11 Mock week

    In the weeks beginning 25th November and 2nd December; there will be mock exams for the core subjects. Below are the exact dates for when these exams will be happening. Students will be informed about exact times and seating arrangements closer to the time. Full access arrangements will be org...
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  • 05/11/19

    Curriculum Drop Down Day

    On Friday 8th of November, we are holding a curriculum drop day where all students will be off-timetable and completing different activities depending on their year group.  Normal school uniform and behaviour expectations apply. * Year 7 – Will be hosted by the Science team for th...
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