If you have a child who is considering entering higher education in Autumn 2023:
SAAS are offering sessions to explain the funding packages available from the Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) for those planning to undertake higher education courses (HNC/HND/Degree courses) as well as how and when to apply and an opportunity to ask any questions.
These sessions will be online and will take place in the evening during December. Parents and carers can check the available dates and times a and book a place on these talks here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/137287290983
Once booked, they will receive a booking confirmation with a link that will allow them to access the meeting.
If you have any questions relating to this offer, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and they will get back to you as soon as possible.
S1-6 Girls football starting Tuesday the 15th of November from 4-5pm in the main games hall. All ability levels welcome – please see Active Schools team for more info.
Northfield Gym Club is starting back this week. Will take place every Wednesday and Friday morning from 08:00-08:30. Wednesday’s will be circuit training and Friday’s will be a group workout. Please see Active Schools or AFC for more info.
At the beginning of October, the AFC Youth Ambassadors project was launched. Congratulations to the young Northfield Academy people who were an absolute credit to themselves, their families, their community, and their school. They participated in a Q&A with first team players, they asked brilliant questions about aspirations and futures, and the Q&A was expertly hosted by a Northfield Academy’s pupil.
A warm welcome back to all S1-S6 pupils from Tuesday 23 August 2022. A reminder that registration will return from tomorrow which means that the school day will start at 8:40am. House groups and registration classes can be found below. Our new S1 classes should assemble in the dining hall at 8:40am for a short assembly.
SQA results will be issued to candidates on Tuesday the 9th of August. In most cases, any queries or questions relating to these results can be resolved on our return to school on Tuesday the 23rd of August. If you have any urgent queries or concerns please contact our SQA Co-Ordinator, Mr Craig by email on email@example.com and he will endeavour to respond to these as soon as possible.
Before contacting Mr Craig you should make yourself aware of the range of information and support available on the SQA Website at the following links:
SQA Results ‘What You Need to Know’: https://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/70972.html
SQA Results Specific FAQs: https://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/72074.html
For a small number of candidates who have received results below their estimated achievement and who are hoping to access a course at university or college there may be a requirement for a ‘Priority Appeal’ – further information on Appeals is available here: https://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/79049.11314.html
We wish you well with your results and whatever the outcome we will provide a range of support and advice to our students when we return to school from the 23rd of August.