New School Uniform Ordering Website

New School Uniform Ordering Website

Price & Buckland  have launched a new web platform.  As this is an entirely new platform, all existing customers will need to re-register, this does mean that you are unable to see any previous order history.  Price & Buckland will answer any questions or...

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Sport Relief

Sport Relief

Dear Parents/Carers Sport Relief – Friday 18 March 2016 This year we are really excited to be raising money for Sport Relief 2016. As one of the UK’s biggest fundraising events, Sport Relief brings the entire nation together to get active, raise cash and change lives....

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Election of Parent Governor

Election of Parent Governor

Dear Parents/Carers Re: Election of Parent Governor The ballot papers have now been counted and I am pleased to inform you of the result of our election for a Parent Governor. Elected: Mr Matthew Henderson I welcome Matthew to the Governing Body and look forward to...

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Change of Christmas Concert Date

Change of Christmas Concert Date

Due to unforeseen circumstances it has been necessary to move our annual Christmas concert back by one day to take place on THURSDAY 17th DECEMBER, at 7:00pm All tickets already purchased will be valid on this date.

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Invitation to our festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Invitation to our festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

NINE LESSONS OF CHRISTMAS CONCERT The Market Weighton School is holding its annual service of nine lessons and carols on Monday 7 December 2015. The congregation is welcome from 6.45pm for a 7.00 pm start and will be entertained with a selection of carols and music...

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Year 11 Trial Exam Timetable

Year 11 Trial Exam Timetable

The year 11 trial exam timetable has now been released.  Students can download their copy of the timetable using the links below.  Many subjects are offering extra revision sessions in the run up to the trial exams so please remember to check with your teacher for...

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Online payments and cashless catering

Online payments and cashless catering

  The online payments and cashless catering letter, information sheet and authorisation are available to download below.       [wpfilebase tag=file id=229 /] [wpfilebase tag=file id=226 /] [wpfilebase tag=file id=224 /]

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Wear it Pink!

Wear it Pink!

We have been supporting the Wear it Pink campaign at TMWS Today.  Students donated £1 to wear non uniform with the vast majority of school wearing something Pink! Morning break saw the return of the legendary TMWS Bun Sale, run by the Student Council and a new...

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Personal Development Day – Wednesday 21st October

Personal Development Day – Wednesday 21st October

Dear Parents/Carers I would like to inform you of a change to our timetable this week. We are holding the first Personal Development Day of this academic year on Wednesday 21st October; the first in a series to deliver the PSHE curriculum.  The school day will be...

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Student Council

Student Council

The first meeting of the TMWS Student Council was held today, the 21 elected members met with Mr Poulston to discuss priorities for this academic year.  The Council has a clear vision for improvement in the school with some fantastic suggestions for developments which...

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House Captain Elections

House Captain Elections

We have recently held the elections for our House Captains for this academic year.  Students gave speeches to their house assemblies and the whole school voted, following the result from returning officers the students pictured were duly elected to their position...

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Updated School Lunch Menu

Updated School Lunch Menu

Our Autumn Winter School Lunch Menu is now available to view, menus run on a three week timetable as shown.  We endeavour to provide all the meals listed.  For more information please contact us.  To View the menu click here.

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Annual School Walk

Annual School Walk

Our annual half marathon walk took place on Friday 25 September with all 440 students taking part. In recent years it has become traditional for Year 11 to complete the walk in fancy dress and we saw some wonderful costumes this year!   In the past, funds raised have...

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Year 5 and 6 Open Evening hailed a huge success

Year 5 and 6 Open Evening hailed a huge success

We welcomed 150 families to The Market Weighton School for our Year 5 and 6 open evening on Wednesday 30th September.  Following a presentation in the school hall by Mr Harrison, parents and students toured every area of the school to sample lessons lead by our...

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A Review of 2014-15 Academic Year

House Charities Announced

Students at TMWS have chosen the charities which will be supported throughout this academic year.  You can view the chosen charities and find out more about what they do by clicking here

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Examination Results 2015

Examination Results 2015

  The Market Weighton School again achieved some excellent examination results this summer with all three core subjects Maths, English and Science achieving above the national average in terms of A*-C percentage.  The Science results were outstanding with 83% of...

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Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

8 September 2015 Dear Parents/Carers I am thrilled to be finally taking up the post of Headteacher at The Market Weighton School after having the opportunity to spend several days in the school last term. Along with myself, we welcome 5 new teaching staff and 85 new...

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TMWS Uniform now available Online!

TMWS Uniform now available Online!

Dear Parent/Carer To make it easier to buy the school uniform, we have chosen to use the Parents Online ordering service from Price & Buckland. You can order the school uniform by going to www.pbparentsonline.co.uk/marketweighton or via the link on our school...

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Costello Athletics Trip – Letter

Costello Athletics Trip – Letter

Dear Parents / Carers East Riding Schools’ Athletics Championships, Costello Stadium - Monday 13th July 2015 The school is taking part in the East Riding Schools’ Athletics Championships on Monday 13th July 2015 at Costello Stadium, Hull. The competition is all day...

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Gold Award for Year 10 Band

Gold Award for Year 10 Band

Mindless Inferno, a band made up of year 10 students recently competed at the East Riding Schools Music Service Battle of the Bands Competition.  In the prestigious Bridlington Spa Ballroom bands from across the county competed in front of panel of Judges.  Mindless...

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Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

Year 11 Exams and Study

Dear Parents/Carers I am writing to update you with regard to the ongoing exam series and the arrangements to support students during the examination period. In order to maximise the amount of contact time with class teachers, students will be in school, on a full...

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Long Service Awards

Long Service Awards

Two TMWS Staff have today received Long Service Awards, Mrs Smith and Mrs Stubbins both received their award from Michael May of East Riding of Yorkshire council in recognition of their 25 Years of continuous service at TMWS.  Pictured are Mr Chappell, Mrs Smith,...

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Stonewall Champion School

Stonewall Champion School

TMWS is proud to announce we are now an accredited 'Stonewall' Champion School.  Mr Fox, our Society and Ethics teacher has attended the Stonewall School Champion training and will shortly be developing our support of the Stonewall program in school.  For more...

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Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

A Letter from the Chair of Governors

19 December 2014 Dear Parents/Carers I am writing to inform you that Mr Chappell has been appointed as Headteacher of Beverley Grammar School and will leave The Market Weighton School in July 2015 to begin his new position in September 2015. On behalf of the Governing...

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Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

Uniform Update

Dear Parents/Carers Due to a delay in the delivery of the PE kit into school we are having to cancel the opportunity on the 4 August to collect all orders of both PE kit and outstanding uniform. Items of uniform will be available for collection during staff training...

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Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

Ofsted Report

Dear Parent/Carer Ofsted Report  As you will be aware, we were recently inspected by Ofsted.  This was our first inspection since the school came out of special measures in 2012 and the inspectors have recognised that we are continuing to improve as a school and that...

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Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

Industrial Action July 10th

Dear Parents/Carers Re: Industrial Action – Thursday 10 July 2014 I am writing to inform you that on 10 July there is planned industrial action in the form of a strike. This is part of a national campaign about wages and is not against the school itself. The NUT,...

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Ofsted Inspection

Ofsted Inspection

We will be inspected by Ofsted on Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 18th June 2014, please see the attached documents with information about the inspection and how you can contribute via Ofsted Parent View. To access parent view click here [wpfilebase tag=file id=155 /]...

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Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

Year 9 Parents Evening

Dear Parent/Carer, Year 9 Subject Parents’ Evening - ‘A Learning Partnership’ Tuesday 6th May 2014 – 4.30 to 8.00 pm I am writing to invite you and your child to attend meetings with their subject teachers on Tuesday 6th May 2014. Each student has an appointment sheet...

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Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

Year 11 Exam Study Series

Important news about the Easter school revision sessions for Year 11 students. Click the title to view a letter from Mr Chappell and download the Easter school revision timetable.
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Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

Industrial Action Update

Dear Parents/Guardians Re: Industrial Action I wrote to you earlier this month to inform you of the NUT decision to take strike action on Wednesday 26 March 2014. This action is not against the school itself but is part of national industrial action over changes to...

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Mr Harrison Letter to Parents

Year 10 Work Experience

Dear Parents/Carers The Market Weighton School is committed to ensuring that our provision is in the best interest of our school community. It is essential that what we provide reflects the needs of our students and the wider community. In order that this happens we...

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Year 7 Parents Evening – Thursday 20th March

Dear Parent/Carer Year 7 Subject Parents’ Evening - ‘A Learning Partnership’ Thursday 20th March 2014 – 4.30 to 8.00 pm I am writing to invite you and your child to attend meetings with their subject teachers on Thursday 20th March. Each student has an appointment...

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Industrial Action

Dear Parents/Guardians Re: Industrial Action We have been informed by the National Union of Teachers (NUT) that they propose to take industrial action in the form of a strike on Wednesday 26 March 2014. This action is not against the school itself but is part of...

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Year 8 Parents Evening – Monday 3rd March

Dear Parent/Carer Year 8 Subject Parents’ Evening - ‘A Learning Partnership’ Monday 3rd March 2014 – 4.30 to 8.00 pm I am writing to invite you and your child to attend meetings with their subject teachers on Monday 3rd March. Each student has an appointment sheet in...

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Year 11 Parents Evening Handout

We have included a copy of the handout given to parents and students at our recent year 11 evening.  If you were unable to attend, please do download a copy by clicking on the link below. [wpfilebase tag=file id=109 /]    

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Year 9 Options Evening

Dear Parent/Carer Year 9 Options I would like to take this opportunity to remind you that we have a Year 9 Options Evening on Tuesday 28 January from 6.00 pm to 8.00 pm.  The evening will start with a short talk in the school hall (at 6.00 pm prompt) where the options...

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Year 11 Parents Evening 15th Jan 2014

06 January 2014 Dear Parent/Carer Year 11 Subject Parents’ Evening - ‘A Learning Partnership’ Wednesday 15th January 2014 – 4.30 to 8.00 pm I am writing to invite you and your child to attend meetings with their subject teachers on Wednesday 15th January. Each student...

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Christmas Lunch – 11th December 2013

CHRISTMAS LUNCH Wednesday 11th December Price £3.60 ROAST TURKEY CHIPOLATA SAUSAGE WRAPPED IN BACON STUFFING OR VEGETARIAN ALTERNATIVE CHOICE OF THREE VEGETABLES CREAMED AND ROAST POTATOES CHRISTMAS PUDDING OR CHOICE OF SWEET DRINKS – EXTRA COST PLEASE NOTE, THE...

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9 Lessons of Christmas Concert

9 Lessons of Christmas Concert

NINE LESSONS OF CHRISTMAS CONCERT The Market Weighton School is holding its annual service of nine lessons and carols on Monday 16 December 2013.  The congregation will be welcomed by Christmas music from the brass group and the service will start at 7.00 pm. We would...

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Children in Need

Dear Parents/Carers As we are sure you will be aware, Friday 15 November is Children in Need Day.  In order to donate as much as we can to this cause, we have many different fundraising activities planned in school throughout the day. A number of staff are taking part...

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Election of Parent Governor Results

  Dear Parents/Guardians Re: Election of Parent Governor The ballot papers have now been counted and I am pleased to inform you of the result of our election for a Parent Governor. Elected: Mrs Carole Hall  I welcome Carole to the Governing Body and look forward...

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Industrial Action Tuesday 1st October

25 September 2013 Dear Parents/Guardians Re: Industrial Action As you will be aware, I informed you last week that there was the possibility that the School may be closed on Tuesday 1 October as a result of industrial action.  I am writing to inform you that as a...

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Holidays during term time

Dear Parents/Carers Re : Leave of Absence for Holidays in Term-Time We are writing to you to inform you of some recent changes made by the Department for Education which will impact on the way in which any requests for leave of absence for holidays in term-time will...

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School Trousers

A number of students and parents have asked for guidance on the correct grey trousers.  The attached image gives a clear indication of the acceptable grey trousers which will accompany our new school uniform from September 2013.    

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New School Uniform

Dear Parents/Carers Please find below the full details of the new uniform that will be worn by all Market Weighton School students from September 2013.  Also detailed are the arrangements for collection of the tie and blazer as well as our revised uniform rules. The...

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PD Day Visit to East Riding College – 11th July

Dear Year 10 Parents/Carers East Riding College Visit/Working Choices Event (Longcroft School) Thursday, 11th July 2013 In conjunction with the East Riding College, the school has arranged a taster morning at the Beverley site on Thursday, 11th July 2013 for all our...

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Year 6 Induction – 1st July 2013

Dear Parents/Carers I am writing to remind you that our Year 6 Induction Day will take place on Monday, 1st July 2013, between 9.15 am and 3.00 pm.  Children from Holme Upon Spalding Moor and Newbald primary schools will be brought by coach to school for 9.00 am....

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IAG Visit to South Hunsley School

Dear Year 10 Parents/Carers South Hunsley School and Sixth Form College Visit Wednesday, 3rd July 2013 In conjunction with South Hunsley School and Sixth Form College, the school has arranged a visit to South Hunsley on Wednesday, 3rd July 2013 for all of our Year 10...

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Redesignation Letter

Please view a letter from our Headteacher regarding the redesignation of The Market Weighton School.  Click on the download box below to download a copy.

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Red Nose Day 2013

A huge thankyou to everyone involved in our fund raising efforts for Red Nose Day 2013, we raised a fantastic £1020.80p  You can view our Red Nose Day Gallery HERE

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New Vacancy

We have a vacancy for a Teacher of Science.  For more details please click the vacancies link above.

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Safer Internet Day

Safer Internet Day (SID) is organised by Insafe in February of each year to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially amongst children and young people across the world. Safer Internet Day 2013 will be the tenth edition...

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Year 8 Parents Evening

Year 8 Subject Parents’ Evening - ‘A Learning Partnership’ Wednesday 20th February 2013 – 4.30 to 8.00 pm Students should start to make their appointments now.

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Personal Development Day

February 6th will be our second personal development day of the academic year. All students will be following a unique timetable looking at many aspects of SMSC and PSHE curriculum topics. Year 7 are looking at Healthy Lifestyles, students in year 7 will need their...

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Key Stage 4 Options Evening

Tuesday 15th January 2013 6.00pm You and your child are invited to come and explore TMWS, see our facilities and talk with our staff about the right option choices for your child.  If you have any questions about the options process, or just wish to come and have a...

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Year 11 Parents Evening

Year 11 Subject Parents’ Evening - ‘A Learning Partnership’ Wednesday 9th January 2013 – 4.30 to 8.00 pm Students should start to make their appointments prior to the Christmas Holidays. Please view a copy of the letter sent to all students here Should you need to...

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Christmas Lights Event

The Market Weighton School Choir will be appearing at the annual Market Weighton Christmas Lights Switch On Event on December 6th.  We will be singing around the Tree next to the statue of Giant Bradley, The event kicks off around 6pm, so we hope to see you there.

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Year 9 Parents Evening

Year 9 Subject Parents’ Evening - ‘A Learning Partnership’ Thursday 6th December 2012 – 4.30 to 8.00 pm Students should start to make appointments with their teachers as soon as possible. Please view a copy of the letter sent to all students here [wpfilebase tag=file...

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School Council Meeting

School Council Meeting.   Tuesday 20th November 2.20pm, in Music.  Guest Speaker Jayne Clarke, Youth Support Service Participation Officer.

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Personal Development Day

Tuesday 23rd October was our first personal development day of this academic year, students across the school spent the day working on a variety of topics which all contribute to our PSHE curriculum.  Year 7 spent the day working within their house groups...

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