Dear Varndean Families We have had a great year, thank you for your continued support. I wish you a beautiful and peaceful summer in the knowledge that in September we will again gear up for another industrious, focussed and joyous year. With all kind regards William Deighan The arrangements for the start of the Autumn… [more]
The latest issue of the Varndean Eye, our very own newsletter, has just been released with a special message from Headteacher Mr Deighan. Take a look at your child’s school-specific newsletter now: Angelou, Russell, Turing and Ellis.
We are thrilled to announce we have recently achieved the NACE Challenge Award (National Association for Able Children in Education), making the school a centre of excellence for Gifted and Talented Students. Varndean School is the only secondary school in Brighton & Hove to have achieved this award and one of only 1% of schools… [more]
Please see the Years 10 & 11 Information, Advice and Guidance page for details on our Making the Grade evenings and supporting documentation. The latest material is the English homework for the summer and the associated reading list.
The past four days have seen students involved in a varied range of activities, from Japanese to Mixed Martial Arts. They have developed resilience and mixed with students they have never worked with before. the buzz on Friday as students shared their experiences was amazing. Enjoy sharing with us through some photos below.
Following the postponement of Varndean sports’ day we are pleased to announce it has been rescheduled at the Withdean Stadium for Friday 19th September. Please take the opportunity during the summer holidays to keep fit and healthy ready to compete in your events.