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  • 18/09/20

    Open Events 2020

    In light of the recent government updates and increase in infection rates, we are changing the format of our Open Events this year,  and have had to cancel our scheduled September events for 2020. Don't worry, there's still chance to see John Ferneley remotely, from your very own hom...
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  • 26/08/20

    We have transformed our curriculum to improve education experience for all

    In the wake of COVID-19, students across the country have suffered a huge disruption to their learning. To help address this, we are transforming our delivery of education. We are launching a ‘knowledge rich’ curriculum when term starts in September and our 1150 students return to face-t...
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  • 14/08/20

    School Risk Assessment

    You can view our current risk assessment below.
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  • 09/09/20

    Updated Guidance on Covid-19

    Please find below the latest guidance on what to do if your child shows symptoms, or has been in close contact with someone that has developed symptoms or tested positive for Covid-19.
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  • 25/08/20

    Flu & HPV vaccinations

    We had recently communicated to say that HPV vaccinations were to take place on September 14th for all year  8 students, but they now need to use that day to do Flu vaccinations for all year 7s. The HPV vaccinations will still take place but next term. Once a date has been confirmed we wil...
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  • 21/08/20

    GCSE Results Day 2020

    “Our Year 11s have made me so proud in ways that none of us could have imagined a year ago. Not only do today’s results reflect what we know would have been a record-breaking year, the students have conducted themselves with such maturity, integrity, and acceptance in circumstances that...
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  • 10/08/20

    HPV Vaccination

    As part of the national vaccination programme, Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust’s Community Immunisation Service would like to offer to all young people (both boys and girls) in school year 8 (aged 12 to 13 years) the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination in school. Please find below t...
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  • 10/07/20

    Year 11 information

    Dear Parents/Carers and Year 11 students, I cannot begin to express how difficult it is to end the academic year via a letter, and I am acutely aware that many students would like the opportunity to say goodbye.  Please see below for some important dates for your diary: Results day...
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  • 07/07/20

    Preparation for the new academic year

    Dear Parent/Carer I hope that you and your family are well and coping during these challenging times. Getting the communication right is a particular challenge at the moment – we’ve thought long and hard and have decided to separate out the information we’d like to share. We...
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  • 24/06/20

    A Message from Mrs Stansfield

    An important message from Mrs Stansfield, Executive Headteacher for John Ferneley College.
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  • 01/06/20


    Dear Parents I hope you and your families continue to stay safe as this very strange lockdown reality continues (even with a little bit of easing). For all of us, it has presented endless challenges and moral dilemmas, both professionally and personally. As the mother of a child in Year 11, an...
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  • 01/06/20

    School re-opening information

    Please find below the letters that have been sent out to parents with our school re-opening information. Please be reassured that we are fully aware that students will return to us in September with some gaps in their learning, inevitably. Our team of subject leaders are working on plans for...
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