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  • Welcome to our school. Please click here to watch our virtual open evening presentation

    Published 23/09/20
         
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  • Open Evening/Open Mornings 2020

    Published 02/09/20

     As you would anticipate we are unable to hold our Open Evening and Mornings as usual this year.  Our  Virtual ‘Open Evening’ is now available by clicking 'Welcome to our School' which is in Latest News section. This also contains Application Forms etc. which you can complete.  Please contact Mrs Hayden, Admissions Officer, at the school for any Admissions queries, she will be glad to help you. 

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  • The Douay Martyrs PTA

    Published 28/09/20

     The Douay Martyrs PTA launched a new lotto system earlier this year and I would like to thank all Parents, Carers & staff that are currently supporting it and the PTA. 

    The new system is far simpler than the old model; please follow the link below to sign up. One ticket costs only £1 a week and we are guaranteed a winner from school weekly, the more who enter the bigger the cash prize. There is also a much larger draw where one lucky person can win £25,000.

    Currently there are 201 live tickets, meaning we have raised £4181 for our school. I would love to see that number rise! 

    It would be great for as many of you to join as possible, remember it is for a good cause, you are supporting our school and students, but also, you may win some cash! 

    https://www.yourschoollottery.co.uk/lottery/school/the-douay-martyrs-catholic-secondary-school‚Äč 

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  • GCSE & A/LEVEL AWARDS 2020

    Published 23/09/20

    Please find below a Booklet showing The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary Schools GSCE & A Level awards 2020

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  • Year 7 & 8 Breakfast Club - 7:15 - 8:25 am

    Published 11/09/20

     

    I am delighted to inform you that Breakfast Club will be resuming for Years 7 and 8 only. It will take place every day. The breakfast will run on a self - serve basis - bread and toasters will be provided for students to make their own toast (please note, there will be no charge for breakfast).  Beverages will also be available.  Breakfast club will run from 7.15am – 8.25am. Your child is more than welcome to attend but will be expected to adhere to the Breakfast Club rules to ensure the safety of all, given the current situation. I have attached these for your information.

    If have any questions regarding the above, please do not hesitate to contact me.

    Kind regards

    Mrs Potgieter

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  • PTA School Lottery

    Published 26/11/19

    The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School PTA, have launched a new school lottery system.

    Please see the attached documents for further information.

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  • Show my homework

    Published 21/03/19

     

    I expect most of you know that children at Douay Martyrs get their homework assigned on the ShowMyHomework website.You probably also know that you can register as parent to view the homework allocated to your child.  You can view this website from a computer or from a mobile device.

    If you have not used the website before or you have some queries, you will find useful information on the link below

                    https://help.showmyhomework.co.uk/Parents

    Occasionally  there is an issue with viewing ShowMyHomework.  If you are experiencing problems you could try clearing your cache

            https://help.showmyhomework.co.uk/ArticleDetail/Teachers/Administrators/Clearing-cache

     

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  • MyEd Email Advice Letter attached

    Published 12/11/18

     

    Some parents/carers are reporting that they are not receiving all emails from The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School. lf this is the case for you, could I please ask that you check your spam/junk folder in the first instance. If you do not find The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School emails in there then please contact snaidoo@douaymartyrs.co. uk so we can investigate further.

    If you find that The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School emails are ending up in your spam/junk folder then ''what you need to do is put The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School in your Safe Senders List. Below are instructions on how to do this if you use Gmail or Hotmail/Outlook.  If you use another email provider then a quick internet search should provide you with instructions on how to do it for your particular email provider. The bulk of emails from The Douay Martyrs School will come from the domain @schools.ps-connect.cloud and from @douaymartyrs.co.uk

    Gmail

    There is no Safe Senders List in Gmail but the easiest way to ensure emails don't end up in spam is to add The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School email addresses to your contacts list.

    Hotmail/Outlook

    Go into the Hotmail/Outlook  settings menu and select "options". On the left hand side you will see a list of options, one of which will be "Junk Mail" and under that "Safe Senders". You will want to add@douaymartyrs.co.uk & @schools.ps-connect.cloud

    The above actions should hopefully prevent your email provider from putting The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School emails into the spam/junk folder. 

    Yours faithfully

    Sarah Naidoo

    SIMS and Data Officer

    The Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School

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  • New Absence Hotline number

    Published 21/02/17

    To report your child's absence please call 08449 842 114. This is the only number to use to report absence. 

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