Year 11 taster days
A reminder that the deadline for booking a January Taster Day at York College is 28 November.
If your child is in Year 11 and is thinking of moving to York College in September, please make sure they have booked a Taster Day before Sunday. The documentation that students need to book places can be accessed here.
Christmas dinner (traditional turkey or a vegetarian option) will be served on Wednesday 8 December this year. Tickets, priced at £2.40, are now on sale via ParentPay.
Children who are eligible for free school meals will not have to pay but will still need a ticket so that we know whether they would like the meat or vegetarian option. Please log in to ParentPay in the normal way to make your choice(s).
Your child’s form tutor will distribute tickets to students on the day.
Wake Up Wednesday – A Parent Guide to Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency is a relatively new online software enabling the storage of digital coins which represent financial value. As today’s guide explains, it is something of a minefield, not least the risk of being permanently locked out of any accumulated funds if you forget your password.
Please have a read of this guide and discuss it with your child(ren)…it may also be handy for any adults who are using this software!
Coats for refugees
One of our parents is collecting warm coats for refugees in Calais. If you have a coat to donate, there will be a collection box in the visitor reception for the next two weeks.