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Summer School

Thank you to all the parents/carers for registering your interest in Crookhorn College’s Summer School from Monday 23rd August – Friday 27th August 2021. This week will allow new students to meet each other, take part in numeracy and literacy interventions and enjoy a range of other activities, including catering, computing and PE. Students will also get a chance to meet some of the Crookhorn staff team and be able to explore and familiarise themselves with the College site before September.

Each day will begin at 9am and finish at 3pm. Parents/carers can drop students off outside Reception from 8.50am each morning and students can be collected from outside Reception from 3pm each day. On Monday, all students will be meeting in the Main Hall where they will meet the staff and be organised into their groups for the week. The Main Hall is easy to find from Reception and there will be staff around to help students find their way.

A typical day during the week will look like this:

Time / Activity Description

9.00am - 9.30am
Pastoral Time

A chance for students to take part in discussions and talk about the transition to secondary school.
9.30am - 10.30am
‘Goals and Aspirations’
A workshop from MADE Training where students can start to set goals for the upcoming year and discuss how they can make these goals a reality.

10.30am - 11am


A chance to play with friends outside and receive a drink and snack from the canteen.
11am - 12pm
A variety of sports and team games with the opportunity for some healthy competition.
12pm - 1pm
A variety of hot and cold food will be available in the canteen. Students will have the opportunity to play with friends and meet other new students.
1pm - 2pm
Students will be in small groups and will be focusing on key topics identified from primary school.
2pm - 3pm
Computer Science
An introduction to computer programming.

Students should wear comfortable clothes which are suitable for taking part in a PE session each day (e.g. a t-shirt, tracksuit bottoms/sports shorts and trainers). If we are lucky enough to have good weather, please remember to send students with a water bottle and sun cream (if they need to reapply it during the day). They may also want to bring a hat for break and lunch.

The week will be free for all students with lunch and a snack provided every day. Please ensure that you have filled out the medical details on the form (click the button below) with any dietary requirements. Students can bring a packed lunch if they would prefer this. In addition to the menu below, Bagels will be available each morning from the canteen. 

  Break / Lunch menu for the week
MONDAY Break: Biscuit and 2 x Drinks per Day.
Main: Macaroni Cheese served with Salad & Garlic Bread.
Dessert: Jelly, Cream and fresh Strawberries.
TUESDAY Break: Biscuit and 2 x Drinks per Day.
Main: Chicken or Vegetable (V) Fajita/Quesadilla served with Corn on the Cob & Potato Wedges.
Dessert: Fruits of the Forest Cheesecake.
WEDNESDAY Break: Biscuit and 2 x Drinks per Day.
Main: Pork or Vegetarian (V) Meatballs in Tomato Sauce, served with Salad & Penne Pasta.
Dessert: Chocolate Brownie.
THURSDAY Break: Biscuit and 2 x Drinks per Day.
Main: Beef or Chilli Bean (V) Burger in a Brioche Bun, served with Coleslaw & Sweet Potato Fries.
Dessert: Ice Lollies.
FRIDAY Break: Biscuit and 2 Drinks per Day.
Main: Fish Fingers served with Chipped Potatoes & Garden Peas.
Dessert: Fruit Crumble & Custard.

If you would like to discuss any concerns or raise any questions you might have then please do get in contact via

We look forward to an exciting and enjoyable week!