News & Events

Find out more about the latest APC news and events

Relocation of Secondary Unit at WSAPC Chichester

Our secondary unit at North Mundham, Chichester, is to relocate to our Littlehampton centre with effect from September 2018.  This is a really exciting opportunity for our students and staff at both sites as, not only have we been successful in obtaining funding to...

End of Term

Please be aware that the end of the summer term at WSAPC is Friday 20th July. School starts again on Wednesday 5th September 2018.

The Heatwave Continues!

Just a reminder to send your child to school with sun cream and a sunhat in the present hot weather. Children should also be encouraged to drink plenty of water and ideally bring a water bottle with them to school.

Online Safety Day Tuesday 3rd July

On Tuesday 3rd July, all centres within WSAPC will be holding the APC Online Safety Day. In each centre, lessons of all subjects will be focussed on learning how to be safe when online. We would like parents and carers to be as involved with this as the students are,...

LGBT+ Focus Week

Rainbow flags and rainbow lanyards seen across centres created a flurry of questions and interest when APC students had the opportunity to learn about LGBT+ issues across the curriculum during the LGBT+ Focus Week. All centres were involved and staff planned their own...

WSAPC Pupils Develop Their Cricket Skills

We would like to thank Burgess Hill Cricket Club who have been supporting our pupils with their cricket this term. They have been developing their batting, bowling and fielding skills with guidance and coaching from Burgess Hill C.C. Youth Development Manager Geoff...

GDPR Update

The new data Privacy law (GPPR) will come into force tomorrow and we have been reviewing our internal processes and policies to safeguard our data and ensure compliance with the new regulations. Our new Privacy Notice and Data Protection Policy are found here.  These...

Scarlet Fever Alert

We have been informed by the School Nursing Service that there has been a rise in the number of cases of scarlet fever both locally and nationally. Please read the attached factsheet, issued by Public Health England alerting parents and carers about the...

Train Times Are Changing

We have been advised by Govia Thameslink that every train time across their network is changing. For further information on the planned changes or more detailed route specific information including the new timetables, please...

WSAPC Awarded ‘Good’ OFSTED Rating

We are delighted to announce that, following their inspection of the college on 13th March, OFSTED have awarded us a judgement of ‘good’. Head Teacher Doug Thomas writes- ”Dear Parents/Carers and to all in the WSAPC community, It gives me great...

WSAPC Working To Obtain Rainbow Flag Award

WSAPC are working towards gaining The Rainbow Flag Award that recognises the excellent work and effort all centres are making to ensure we offer a safe and inclusive environment for all within our community – students, staff and families as well as other professional...

Measles Outbreak

You may be aware that there has been an increase in the number of measles cases in England with some local outbreaks. Measles can cause very serious illness so please read the attached letter which details how you can guard against this potentially life- threatening...

APC Does Sports Relief

Staff and pupils at WSAPC Littlehampton donned their sports gear in aid of Sport Relief 2018. Collectively they raised a total of £54 by having the opportunity to compete in a number of tournaments and challenges throughout the morning, including football, basketball,...

Head Teacher’s Blog

Wishing the WSAPC community a very restful Easter holiday! A very busy term for our pupils and especially for our year 11 learners who have been doing exams such as functional skills as well as getting ready for GCSEs. We wish them the very best of luck. Pupils and...

Power Restored to WSAPC Burgess Hill

Following today’s power cut, electricity has now been restored to the site. We anticipate that school will run as normal tomorrow.

Ofsted Inspection 13th March

We have been advised  that HM Inspector of Schools will be visiting us tomorrow to carry out an inspection. The attached letter and leaflet provide details. Parents and carers are invited to complete Ofsted’s online survey, Parent View at the following link...

School Funding Update

Please take time to read the Worth Less Letter March 18 from our head teacher, Doug Thomas, regarding the continuing campaign to secure fairer funding for West Sussex schools, together with the MP Statement referred to...

Summer Exams 2018

This coming May sees the start of the exam season for our Year 11 learners and they will be receiving a provisional exam timetable in the coming days. Any exam related queries should be directed to the exams officers in the first instance at wsapcexams@wsgfl.org.uk...