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Notre Dame High School

Notre Dame
High School

Year 8

'Offer the best of yourself to the building of something better’
Pope Francis

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Notre Dame App
On the Notre Dame App click on the TODAY graphic to view daily announcements and activities to support your wellbeing.

Y8 Info
This page is a launchpad for all the advice and support that you need this year.  More general info can be found by following the links below.

Careers Advice Clubs
Houses & Rewards KS3 Subjects
School Council Student Welfare

Y8 Curriculum Information

The video below will give you key information for the year ahead.

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Google Classroom Codes
If you have a prolonged absence (such as due to Covid) your teachers will provide you with work via Google Classroom.  To find the codes for each of your subjects click on Google Classroom Codes.

Autumn 1 Events 

Week Events
06/09 Mon: Yrs 7 & 12 start school
Tues: Yrs 10, 11 & 13 start school
Wed: Yrs 8 & 9 start school
Fri: Whole School Virtual Liturgy
13/09 Thurs: Prospective Open Evening.  Student volunteers required
20/09 Y8 Curriculum Update Video (to be displayed on this webpage).
27/09  
04/10 House Assemblies: Tues: JER, Wed: ROM, Thurs: WAL, Fri: SAN
Mon/Tues: Prospective Open Days.  Volunteer guides required
11/10  
18/10 Fri: Founder's Day Liturgy and Sponsored Walk

Autumn 2 Events 

Week Events
01/11  
08/11 Thurs: 11am, 1 min silence for Armistice Day
15/11  
22/11  
29/11 House Assemblies: Tues: JER, Wed: ROM, Thurs: WAL, Fri: SAN
06/12 Y8 Report 1
13/12 Fri: Non School Uniform Day.  Whole School Advent Celebration & Hamper Collection for local charities
School closes at 1:30pm

Spring 1 Events 

Week Events
03/01 Wed: New term starts
10/01  
17/01 Thurs: P.2 Y8 Mass, Theme: Unity
24/01 Special Assembly on Holocaust Memorial Day
31/01 House Assemblies: Tues: JER, Wed: ROM, Thurs: WAL, Fri: SAN
07/02  

Spring 2 Events 

Week Events
21/02  
28/02 Wed: Whole School Liturgy for Ash Wednesday
Thurs: World Book Day
07/03 House Assemblies: Tues: JER, Wed: ROM, Thurs: WAL, Fri: SAN
14/03  
21/03 Y8 Report 2
Thurs: Y8 Confessions (times tbc)
28/03  

Summer 1 Events 

Week Events
18/04 Wed: New term starts for all students
25/04  
03/05 Mon: Bank Holiday
Thurs: Y8 Parents Evening
09/05  
16/05 House Assemblies: Tues: JER, Wed: ROM, Thurs: WAL, Fri: SAN
23/05  

Summer 2 Events 

Week Events
06/06 Y8 Walsingham Retreat Days (dates tbc)
13/06 Y8 Walsingham Retreat Days (dates tbc)
20/06  
27/06 Y8 Report 3
04/07 Head Student Hustings
11/07 Yrs 7-10 Celebration Assemblies
18/07 Fri: Whole School End of Year Celebration and Non School Uniform Day.  School ends at 1:30pm