Educational Visits

At Parkside Academy, we strive to encourage achievement in all its forms and believe that out-of-class experiences offer our pupils important avenues through which to have fun and begin to understand about the wider world.

Throughout the year, pupils are offered opportunities to take part in a range of educational visits and trips. Some of these directly support classwork and coursework, such as the Geography field trip or the History department trip to the “Doctors’ Roadshow”. Others may have broader learning implications with a social and cultural bias, such as theatre visits. There is also a well-established programme of taster visits to many of our most prestigious universities.

Opportunities to travel abroad are also offered as part of our commitment to developing our pupils understanding of their place in the wider world – we do, after all, hold the “International Schools Award”. There have recently been fun-filled and memorable trips to South Africa, Malta, New York and Paris/EuroDisney.

We organise our trips and visits within the Local Authority’s “Evolve” system for checking of risk assessments and ensuring the suitability of transport and travel arrangements.

October 2018
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
October 1, 2018 October 2, 2018

Category: GeneralEnglish/Literacy Engage Evening

English/Literacy Engage Evening
October 3, 2018 October 4, 2018 October 5, 2018 October 6, 2018 October 7, 2018
October 8, 2018 October 9, 2018

Category: GeneralParent Engagement Evening

Parent Engagement Evening
October 10, 2018 October 11, 2018 October 12, 2018 October 13, 2018 October 14, 2018
October 15, 2018 October 16, 2018 October 17, 2018

Category: GeneralYear 10 Engage Evening

Year 10 Engage Evening
October 18, 2018

Category: GeneralYear 7 Parent Evening - Moving Up

Year 7 Parent Evening - Moving Up
October 19, 2018 October 20, 2018 October 21, 2018
October 22, 2018

Category: School HolidaysHalf Term

Half Term
October 23, 2018

Category: School HolidaysHalf Term

Half Term
October 24, 2018

Category: School HolidaysHalf Term

Half Term
October 25, 2018

Category: School HolidaysHalf Term

Half Term
October 26, 2018

Category: School HolidaysHalf Term

Half Term
October 27, 2018 October 28, 2018
October 29, 2018 October 30, 2018 October 31, 2018 November 1, 2018

Category: GeneralYear 11 Raising Achievement Evening

Year 11 Raising Achievement Evening
November 2, 2018 November 3, 2018 November 4, 2018