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  • 16/03/20

    Update on COVID-19 and School Closure

    Dear Parent / Carer, This page details the actions and plans Furze Platt Senior School have taken and are planning to take in relation to Covid-19. We will update it as new information becomes available. You will also see the letters sent in relation to Covid-19 below.  
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  • 16/06/20

    GCSEPod - Next level learning at Furze Platt

    GCSEPod is up and running…. Following the announcement of the launch on Friday, we are pleased to see so many students already using GCSE POD and streaming lots of the useful videos to help with their school work.  If your child has not yet logged on, please encourage them to do...
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  • 22/05/20

    Year 6

    Welcome to our school! We have a page just for our Year 6 students and families, with a virtual tour of our school. If you or your son/daughter have any questions you may already find the answers there or please do send in your own to  For full details please cl...
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  • 28/04/20

    Home Learning Resources

    FOR LEARNING BEYOND THE CLASSROOM RESOURCES FOR PARENTS / CARERS YEARS 7, 8, 9 and 10 At the end of each week we recommend students print off the attached Weekly Timetable Planner for their year group.  You can find them attached at the bottom of this page, along with 'Planning you...
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  • 18/03/20

    Show My Homework / Satchel One - how to login

    The school uses an online system called Show My Homework to assign homework to students and track progress.  Full log in instructions are in the attached document (below). Show My Homework is a simple homework calendar. It is easy to use, allows ‘anytime, anywhere’ acce...
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  • 20/01/20

    Furze Platt Senior School Alumni

    Over 50 Years of Excellence 1963 to the present day If you are an ex-student, a past member of staff, someone who has had children at the school, an ex-governor or a friend of the school then please join us here.  We will send you our school newsletter each week and keep yo...
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  • 10/02/19

    New Hall Theatre - exciting news! Please donate to our Crowdfunding campaign.

    It’s Lights, Camera, Action! Our campaign to raise £34,000 towards our New Hall Theatre is LIVE! The PTFA are getting behind the campaign which will provide enhanced opportunities for students in the performing arts, music and public speaking as well as offering a teaching arena for sta...
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  • 25/09/17

    How to join Furze Platt's 200 Club

    Would you like to support Furze Platt Senior School and have the chance to win large cash prizes? Then please join our 200 Club. Numbers (£5 each) are drawn 4 x per year (once per quarter) and if all 200 numbers are in play, three lucky winners could win up to £400...
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  • 01/05/20

    Baking success

    Students were justifiably pleased with their baking.
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  • 03/02/20

    Official Opening with Rt Hon Theresa May MP

    Thank you to our guest of honour Theresa May for kindly agreeing to officially open our new English and Science teaching block.
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  • 03/02/20

    Oliver Darlington

    Oliver’s Funeral Thank you to the many members of our school community who attended Oliver Darlington’s funeral. It was a very moving service as we remembered Oliver who sadly died of sepsis over the New Year. His family are keen that we are all more aware of the condition that killed...
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  • 23/12/19

    Tribute to Max Simmons (23 December 2019)

    All the Furze Platt Senior School community are deeply saddened to hear of the death of one of our students, Max Simmons. Our thoughts are with his friends and family at this sad time. Max was an incredibly likeable young man who will be remembered for his cheeky grin and engaging personality tha...
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