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  • 27/01/23

    National Education Union Strike Action: Wednesday 1st February - SCHOOL PARTIALLY CLOSING

    Dear Parents and Carers, You may be aware from media coverage that the National Education Union have declared strike action. The strike is happening because of a national dispute between the unions and the government over recruitment, retention and ‘a fully-funded increase in pay for teache...
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  • 04/01/23

    'Sister Act' Tuesday 7th - Thursday 9th February, tickets available now!

      We are delighted to announce our Musical this year is 'Sister Act', put on by our student technical crew and featuring our talented students from Years 7-13. Tickets on sale now via the link or QR code below. https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/furzeplatttheatre/e-dbqglb...
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  • 19/01/23

    Year 9 Options information 2023

    On Thursday 26th January, we held our 2023 Year 9 Options Information Evening. This important evening was for students and parents to find out about the options process and to talk to different subject teachers about the wide range of courses that we offer at Furze Platt. To see our Year...
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  • 11/01/23

    Happiness - House Competition

      Students have been asked to produce a piece of artwork or photograph on the theme of Happiness, one of our ACHIEVE values. The deadline for this House competition is Friday 24th February. This task is expected to be completed throughout half term / in students'...
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  • 14/12/22

    School Clubs for January 2023

    You can see a list of our clubs for this term here; parents and carers of students in all year groups were sent the list of new clubs on the last day of term for their son/ daughter for January to February half term.
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  • 20/01/20

    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 keep you up to date with school news via our Al...
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  • 09/12/22

    Christmas Jumper Day: Thursday 15th December

    On Thursday 15th December we will be hosting Christmas Jumper Day in aid of Save the Children. Students who wish to wear a Christmas jumper on these days may do so but must still be in their smart uniform of school shirt and tie, trousers/shirt and school shoes. All Christmas jumpers need to be appr...
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  • 04/11/22

    Our New House Ties - Hawks, Eagles, Ospreys and Falcons

    Furze Platt's new House Ties have arrived and have been given out to students to wear their House colours proudly!
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  • 29/09/22

    Strictly Fantastic - Will Mellor

      We were delighted to see Furze Platt parent Will Mellor and his partner Nancy Xu light up the floor in the first few weeks of the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing scored highly to give them a very solid start on the leaderboard despite Will's recent illness. Their first dance...
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  • 26/09/22

    School Tours

    School Tours - must be prebooked We are delighted to offer parents, carers and students the opportunity to see us in action during the school day with a tour - please call Main Reception on 01628 625308 to book your visit. Please note: maximum of 3 people per family plea...
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  • 12/05/22

    Laptops for Learning

    We are pleased to announce an exciting new initiative we are launching with our current Year 9 students (as they start Year 10) and Year 6 students starting with us as Year 7 in September 2022. Click here for more details By clicking on the link above you will find details of the sch...
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  • 29/04/22

    Monday 2nd May - Bank Holiday

    School will be closed for all year groups on Monday 2nd May due to the Bank Holiday.
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