18th May 2018

Ferndown Science Faculty Launches Their Twitter Account Four days in and over 7,000 users have seen tweets from our Science Department, so an excellent start. Successful Duke of Edinburgh Completion Congratulations to all of our successful Duke of Edinburgh students

4th May 2018

Upcoming Music Event On the 21st May we are hosting a singing workshop (supported by an external provider) for Y9 and Y10 students, this is funded by Dorset Music Service and involves many of our local pyramid partners. The end

9th March 2018

Stasia Smith is Voted onto Dorset’s Youth Council Congratulations to Stasia Smith for her successful campaign to become a Youth Parliament member for Dorset – we are all very proud of her. Barcelona Trip Returns – At Last Thank you

23rd February 2018

FUS is Full I am very pleased to announce that the school is already full for next year’s new Year 9 intake. We even have a waiting list of parents wanting their children to come to FUS. In fact, apart

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