Head Teachers Award
The Headteacher Award badge will be awarded at the end of every two terms (Christmas, Easter, Summer) to up to five pupils in each year group who have demonstrated excellence as a St Bernadette’s Pupil, as evidenced in relation to all/ the majority of the “A St Bernadette’s pupil …” statement.
A St Bernadette’s pupil has a positive relationship with themselves, others, faith, learning and the future.
The badges may also be awarded for participation in a one-off extraordinary event, in which the pupil has showcased their excellence as a St Bernadette pupil.
The Headteacher will ask staff to nominate pupils completing a brief evidence form during terms 2, 4 and 6. The Headteacher will then scrutinise the forms and decide who will receive the award badges. Badges will be awarded at the end of terms 2, 4 and 6. Nominations may be submitted to the Headteacher following a one-off extraordinary event. If approved, the Headteacher will present the badge during that term.
Badges will be awarded in the order below. As the system is introduced year 10 pupils will start from badge 3 and Year 11 pupils from badge 5
Prefect ApplicationsThe second round of Prefect applications are now open. If you would like to apply please click on the Prefect Application. Applications will close on 29th November 2018.Read full story
60th AnniversaryThis year we are celebrating our 60th Anniversary Year. To kick start the celebrations we have Bishop Declan visiting our school on 9th November. He will be joining us for a special service and will be blessing a commemorative plaque which will be displayed above the the stone laid...Read full story
GCSE Results 2018 -‘St Bernadette’s Students Celebrate Top Grades’‘St Bernadette’s Students Celebrate Top Grades’ Anxious faces turned to smiles of joy as students opened their GCSE results at St Bernadette Catholic Secondary School, with many students achieving large numbers of top grades. Students, parents and staff...Read full story
Drop Everything and Read - UpdateAs a school, we are promoting reading for pleasure and as such our students are reading for 20 minutes daily through our Drop Everything and Read programme. As we enter our second month of this initiative, we want to encourage students to challenge themselves to read books that they would not nor...Read full story
Ready To LearnOur Ready to Learn video is available HERE. For more information please click hereRead full story