First Day of School

Plans for September 2021. More details to follow.

The following information below is pre-pandemic however we are hoping this will be the case in September. Obviously, plans could change depending on the situation with the pandemic.

What will you need? 

 

Full School Uniform

  • Charcoal grey trousers or charcoal grey knee-length pleated skirt
  • Compulsory black blazer with school badge on the left-hand side
  • White blouse/shirt
  • Optional V neck black school jumper with school badge
  • Plain black or navy coat (no denim, leather or leather-look jackets, hoddies)
  • Flat black leather shoes or leather converse shoes (No trainers, No boots)
  • Black or white socks or black tights
  • School clip-on tie
  • No facial, body or tongue piercing, including plastic earrings/stretchers
  • No unnatural hair colours

 

Equipment

Schoolbag or backpack
Snack for break time, packed lunch or money on your upaychilli account
Bottle of Water

 

Stationary

Pencil case
Pencils, pens, coloured pencil, rubber, ruler, pencil sharpener
Scientific calculator (Casio FX-85GT plus), compass and protractor (or a geometry set)

 

Optional

Highlighters
Glue stick
Safety scissors

 

And last but not least, a smile

 

What will you be doing?

 

08:30 Welcome to Blackwood Comprehensive School Assembly: Hall
08.55 Tutor Period
09.55 Tutor Period
10:55 Break
11:15 Tutor Period
12:15 Lesson:  1
13:15 Lunch
14:00 Lesson: 2
15:00 Hometime

 

Year 7 students should aim to arrive at school by 8.20 am at the latest.

On arrival, Year 7 students should go straight to Hall where they will have their Welcome Assembly, meet their Form Tutors and find out where their Form room will be.

Year 7 students will not require their PE or Games kit for their first day.