Welcome to The Charter School.
In this section of our website you should be able to find everything you need to know as a parent. Use the menu on the right to find lots of useful information.
You can download our latest newsletter (Autumn 2016) below; and also the programme of extra curricula after school and lucnhtime clubs and activities which will run from September 12th 2016.
A new list of tutors and tutor groups from September 2016 can found in the most recent (July) newsletter and also in a separate list below.
All key dates are set out below and also in the calendar on the homepage of this website. Dates of school trips for a range of subjects and year groups is in the 'school trips' section, see the menu on the right of this page.
School closes 3pm Friday 21st October
HALF TERM 24th to 28th October inclusive
INSET day Monday October 31st School closed to pupils
Wednesday 2nd November Friends of The Charter School meeting 6.30pm
Thursday 3rd November Year 11 Achievement evening 4pm to 7pm
Thursday 10th November open evening 4.30pm to 7pm for prospective 6th form students and parents/carers
Wednesday 23rd November Year 12 Achievement evening 4pm to 7pm
Thursday 24th November Friends of the Charter Xmas Fair 5.30pm
Monday November 28th to Thursday 1st December Year 10 and Year 11 practice exams
Friday 2nd December school closed for INSET day
Wednesday 7th December Friends of The Charter meeting 6.30pm
Thursday 15th December Winter concert 6.30pm
Last day of term Wednesday 21st December at 1.10pm
Tuesday January 3rd school closed for INSET day
Wednesday January 4th school reopens at 8am for 8.25am
Thursday 5th January Year 10 Achievement evening 4pm to 7pm
Thursday 26th January Year 9 Achievement evening 4pm to 7pm
Wednesday 1st Feb to Friday 3rd Feb whole school production of 'Hairspray'
Wednesday 8th February Parent Forum evening All welcome time tbc
Thursday 9th February 6th Form information evening 5.30 Charter students 6.30pm external students
Half term February 13th to 17th inclusive
School reopens Monday 20th February
Thursday 9th March Year 8 Achievement evening 4pm to 7pm
Friday 10th March Friends of The Charter School Quiz night time tbc
Friday 31st March term ends 1.10pm
Easter holiday April 3rd to April 17th inclusive
School reopens Tuesday April 18th 8am for 8.25am
Monday 1st May bank holiday school closed
Thursday 4th May Year 7 Achievement evening 4pm to 7pm
School ends 3pm Friday 26th May
Half term May 29th to 2nd June
School reopens Monday 5th June at 8.25am
Monday 3rd July start of ‘Destinations Week’ for all Year 12 students
Thursday 6th July The Charter School Creative and Performing Arts Show (including summer concert)
Monday July 10th start of 'Destinations Week' for all Year 12 students. Year 8 pupils residential trips to Ashdown Forest during this week.
Friday July 14th Sports Awards evening, time TBC
Monday July 17th Sports Day and start of ‘CR8 Week’
Monday July 17th start of work experience week for all Year 10 students
Friday 21st July term ends 1.10pm
Term starts Monday 4th September
Detailed information about our curriculum and about each year group can be found in the'Learning' section of this site.You can find guidance about how to use our 'Virtual Learning Environment' (VLE) below.
Do please contact your child's tutor by email with any questions you may have about your child's learning. A list of tutors by year group can be found below. To email use the first letter of your child's tutor's first name, then surname followed by @charter.southwark.sch.uk. Alternatively telephone our reception team on 0207 346 6600.
You can download our Safeguarding policy below. Other useful school policies can be found under 'About our School' in the 'policies' section.