9th February 2018

STEM Community Garden Our new STEM Community garden is progressing really well, despite the very cold weather, and should be ready for after half term. Charity Request If you would like to support our school nurse who is fundraising for

2nd February 2018

Badminton Success The following students have played fantastically well and have progressed to the Dorset Badminton finals; Dan Bedford, Saj Rahman, Max Birch, Ellis Jennings, Gabi Watson, Abi Dearlove, Abi Hallam, Naomi Melbourne and Molly Hann.   Team Sponsorship? If

26th January 2018

The Echo Confirms That Our Students’ Results Were Outstanding http://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/15897073.Secondary_league_tables_published__Dorset_below_average/ When you look at the government DfE performance tables (https://www.compare-school-performance.service.gov.uk/schools-by-type?step=default&table=schools&region=835&geographic=la&schooltype=Maintained%20School,Academy&phase=secondary&for=secondary&datasetFilter=final), you will see that Ferndown Upper was ranked 4th in Dorset for GCSE Progress, 3rd in Dorset for A Level

5th January 2018

Barcelona Trip Message Please remember that the deadline for final payments for the Barcelona trip was last Tuesday 2nd January 2018; therefore, may we request that all overdue payments be completed by the end of next week? There are also

15th December 2017

Friday 15th – Diabetes Mufti Day – Wear a Christmas Jumper – 12.10 School Finish STEM Family Challenge Thank you to the students and families that turned up to our first ever STEM Family Challenge, supported and delivered by the

8th December 2017

Friday 15th – Diabetes Mufti Day – Wear a Christmas Jumper – 12.10 School Finish Christmas Celebration at St Mary’s 6.00pm 12th December – Free Mince Pies & Mulled Wine Hope for Food Charity Appeal Please can students bring in

1st December 2017

Free Mince Pies & Mulled Wine Christmas Celebration at St Mary’s Church 6.00pm 12th December I look forward to seeing you all there. Ferndown Upper School 6th Form, teams up with Dorset Urban Heath Partnership to deliver new Environmental Science

24th November 2017

Ferndown Media Students in Action Ferndown Media students recently went to Moors Valley to film the local 5K run. They are going to put together their footage to make a promotional video, which will then be used to publicise future

17th November 2017

No Put Down Week This week was ‘no put down week’ and it has been a lovely experience, with lots of compliments from the students and positivity from everyone involved. We also carried out a pyramid collective yesterday, with the

6th October 2017

Student Targets We are delaying the release of student targets this year (and that is why Go4Schools looks a little bare at the moment). The reason for this is that the government has delayed in releasing this summer’s collated exam