News & Events

Find out more about the latest APC news and events

Sussex Vaccination Programme

Please see the attached message from the Sussex Health and Care Partnership providing some initial information and guidance on their Covid-19 vaccination programme. We expect to receive further information in the coming weeks and will keep our parents and carers...

Term Dates For 2021/2022

The West Sussex term dates for this academic year have been amended to take account of the extra bank holiday in June for Her Majesty The Queen’s 70th Jubilee. This extra holiday falls within half term week, therefore the academic year will finish a day earlier...

Holiday Activities and Food (HAF) Programme

We are pleased to let you know that West Sussex County Council is now working with a number organisations to offer summer holiday provision for children eligible for Free School Meals. There are a wide range of activities available and some of you may have already...

Letter from The Head Teacher

Dear Parents and Carers I would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a relaxing and healthy summer holiday. As the Headteacher of WSAPC the most important thing for me is to see your children happy, safe and thriving in our school.  In particular, I am very...

Education Catch-Up For Your Child

The Department For Education has launched an information site for parents, to support children of all age ranges and abilities catch up on lost learning from the pandemic. The site features advice and support for parents of children with special educational needs and...

INSET Day and End of Term

Friday 23rd July is an INSET day, therefore students do not attend on that day. School will finish at 12.30 pm on Thursday 22nd July for the summer break. We all return to school on Monday 6th September 2021, the 2nd and 3rd being INSET days where only staff will...

Madison Makes A Persuasive Argument

We are very proud of our year 9 student Madison and her fabulous piece of persuasive writing, in the form of a letter campaigning about the cost of women’s sanitary products. This was sent to The Rt. Hon. Nick Gibb, Member of Parliament for Bognor Regis and...

Free Gaming4Good Webinars for Parents/Carers

Online gaming has seen a massive increase in popularity with children over the COVID-19 pandemic. This is due to more time spent at home and restrictions on physical social contact. West Sussex County Council’s partners Get Safe Online are offering a series of...

Free School Meals During May Half Term

Please be advised that we are processing Free School Meal vouchers for £15.00 on behalf of West Sussex County Council for eligible pupils for May 2021 Half Term. If you are eligible, please check your email for further information. All enquiries regarding Free School...

SELF-HARM: PARENT AND CARER BESPOKE LIVE ONLINE SESSION

The Charlie Waller Memorial Trust are running a webinar which is available to parents and carers across East Sussex, West Sussex, and Brighton & Hove. The session is free for parents and carers of a young person engaged in or at risk of engaging in self-harming...

Easter Break Is Here!

Just to confirm we break up today and that school returns at the usual time on Monday 19th April. We wish all our students and staff, their families and the wider community a peaceful and relaxing Easter break.

Chalkhill Education Centre Nominated For Positive Practice Award

We are so thrilled to share the news that our Chalkhill Education Centre has been nominated for a Positive Practice in Extraordinary Times Award. The awards are an annual event organised by the Sussex Partnership NHS Trust to recognise and commend staff dedication...

Home Testing For Households With School-Age Children

The Interim Director of Public Health at West Sussex County Council, Dr Tony Hill, has written this attached letter for parents and carers regarding the measures schools have put in place to limit the risk of COVID-19. In it he reiterates the great importance of the...

INSET Day

Next Monday 15th March is an INSET Day for staff training, and students are not required to attend. We will return at the usual time on Tuesday 16th.

World Book Day

For World Book Day this year, we enjoyed talking about different book characters and used the BFG to think about how the appearance of a character sometimes doesn’t quite match their personality. We dressed up and shared our favourite characters with each other by...

Return To School- Message From The Head

Dear Parent/Carers, I hope that this email finds you well and that you are also eagerly awaiting the lifting of the restrictions that we have all been in, due to COVID-19. I write to you with some good news in that all pupils at WSAPC will be able to attend their...

Safer Internet- And Fake News

Fake news is everywhere with online rumours, conspiracy theories and scams tending to spread quickly across social media sites. Articles are usually engaging because they often arouse fear, anger or hatred- we feel these emotions and then react by sharing the news and...

Pancake Competition

We’re holding a Pancake Competition, open to staff and students, in anticipation of Pancake Day next week! See the pancake poster attached for more details about how to get involved, and how to take part in the Extreme Challenge if you’re brave enough!!...