Information for current parents

STUDENT ABSENCE LINE - if you child is absent from school, please TEXT 07860 095106

We know how important it is to our parents to know what is happening at school. Being able to find the information you need quickly and easily, as well as knowing how best to contact the school when you have a question or concern, is vital.


Below are links to the most frequently accessed information on our website:

Information for prospective parents

We are delighted you are considering our school for your child. Haygrove is an excellent secondary school where pupils make good progress and achieve outstanding examination results.


Below are links to some of the important information you need to make the right decision for your family:

If you need to get in touch or wish to make an appointment:


Phone 01278 455531 between 8 am - 4 pm or use our Contact Us enquiry form

Contact Form

If your enquiry is urgent, please telephone the School Reception during school hours to leave a message for a member of staff who will call you back within 2 school days. You can also telephone the school to make an appointment to meet with a Head of Year.
If you prefer, you can use this online form to contact your child's Head of Year - you will usually receive a response to your online enquiry within 3 school days. Please direct all general school enquiries that do not relate to a student at Haygrove School to the School Receptionist.
You can also email the school using this form.
If you are unsure to whom you should send your enquiry, please address it to Mrs C Canham, Headteacher at the School Office.
Our website includes lots of useful information about the school, so before you submit your enquiry it may be worthwhile checking that the answer to your question is not on one of the web pages already.

Student Absence Line: text - 07860 095106
Staff Absence Line: 01278 287213
Access onto the school site
Please note that parents should not to drive onto the school site to drop off or collect children. If you do require access to the site during school hours, please seek permission from the Headteacher in advance.
We have limited parking available at the school if you are visiting.
Haygrove School is a small site and we do not wish to compromise the safety of those who work and study here. Your cooperation in this respect is much appreciated.
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22 Jun 2018
Despite Year 7s being on camp, Year 10s being on work experience and Year 11s having now left, school has still been very busy this week as students in Years 8 and 9 were off timetable to take part in enrichment days linked with Global Goals.  ... Read more >>
21 Jun 2018
On Tuesday 19th June, 14 Year 8 students visited Bridgwater and Taunton College for a day organised by the college’s language staff and run by Oxford university lecturers.   There were 3 sessions throughout the day in which the first included... Read more >>
18 Jun 2018
On Monday 11 June students from Years 7-10 attended the Sedgemoor Area Athletics Championship in Yeovil. This annual competition involves numerous local schools in Sedgemoor including King Alfreds, Chilton Trinity, Bridgwarter College Academy and Robert... Read more >>
18 Jun 2018
On 14th June, fourteen Year 8 students attended the languages Activity Day at Bridgwater and Taunton College, organised and run by the International baccalaureate students from the college during which they experienced four languages, Arabic, Polish,... Read more >>
13 Jun 2018
Over 50 Year 9 students have just completed the assessed expedition for their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh award! These students have been giving up their lunchtimes once a week study map reading and orienteering in order to learn the skills necessary to... Read more >>
13 Jun 2018
The time has come to say goodbye to our lovely Year 11s! Following their science exams this morning, the whole year gathered to sign shirts with messages of good luck and best wishes from their peers and teachers. The students went out with a BANG... Read more >>
8 Jun 2018
Last night afterschool, the cast of our March production Schools Will Rock You were invited to attend a belated aftershow afterparty. Here the students involved watched back clips from the amazing musical, singing to the songs and laughing along with... Read more >>
8 Jun 2018
As part of the unique global education programme, Connecting Classrooms, Mrs Bennett and Mrs Capel travelled to Mawanda Basic School in Zambia during the May half term in order to continue to develop a long term educational partnership. Connecting... Read more >>
6 Jun 2018

Just before half term, Year 7s rose to the challenge of adapting recipes by exchanging ingredients with healthier alternatives to create delicious dishes. Watch the video above to have a glimpse at what they created.


29 May 2018
During the last week of term, we were visited by the Royal Marines Visibility Team who ran a teamwork and leadership bootcamp. Students that took part in this engaging, high energy and thought prevoking workshop were given a taste of marine life through... Read more >>
24 May 2018
As part of their Music course, students in Year 11 organised a charity acoustic evening, where students from all years came and performed. Students and staff gathered afterschool to watch students performing chilled out, stripped-back versions of songs... Read more >>
21 May 2018
Our Year 8 Cricket teams did us proud last week with some fantastic home games on Thursday after-school. The under 13 boys unfortunately lost to St Katherine's with our boys scoring 79-4 compared to St Kath's score of 80-5. However, the under 15 girls... Read more >>
18 May 2018
In order to raise money for Teenage Cancer Trust, students of all ages across the school have been taking part in a 5-a-side charity football tournament. After paying an entry fee, the teams were split into different leagues and then came together... Read more >>
17 May 2018
In Mrs Hardman's D&T Food class, Year 9s were making delicious Jammie Dodgers! Students were all using the same ingredients and were tasked with recreating the shape and pattern of the famous biscuits which were then judged by staff. Congrats to... Read more >>
23 Apr 2018
Last week saw the return of the well anticipated annual sports assembly. Every student that has represented the school in a sport was gathered in the hall to celebrate the success of our brilliant sport teams this year. The PE staff congratulated and... Read more >>
20 Apr 2018
As part of our Global Goals connection with the Yew Wah School in China, a group of Year 8 students visited the Chinese boarding house Knowle Hall this week where they took part in two days of learning English and Drama. In English the students looked... Read more >>
20 Apr 2018
We were delighted to welcome Charlie Taylor from BBC Somerset to our Soup Kitchen club yesterday. He was there to see what our volunteer Year 9 students are up to so that he can create a news story about the project. The students stay after school every... Read more >>
19 Apr 2018
During the Easter break, in their free time, 6 of our Year 9 students attended the EDF Low Carbon Residential at Cannington Court. The course was attended by 48 students from Somerset schools and focused on the current energy challenge and the need... Read more >>
17 Apr 2018
Congratulations to our Year 7, Year 8, Year 9 and Year 10 netballs teams who all qualified for the Somerset Spring Games 2018 which took place last week.  After some fierce battles on the court, the girls in Years 8, 9 and 10 came back to school... Read more >>
13 Apr 2018
Congratulations to Felix and Hayden who claimed the Year 8 Public Speaking trophy yesterday after delivering a superb speech about feminism to the whole of Year 8, tutors and English staff yesterday afternoon. It was quite a performance! Second and third... Read more >>
12 Apr 2018
During the Easter break, a group of excited students (and staff!) set off to the snowy peaks of Sölden Ski Resort in Austria for the Haygrove Skiing Trip 2018! Here the students had lessons and on slopes, as well as taking part in tobogganing and... Read more >>
9 Apr 2018
On the last week of term, the spotlight shon brightly on our talented students as they came together as a cast to perform, for three consecutive nights, the musical production of "Schools Will Rock You". Featuring massive hits such as “Another... Read more >>
23 Mar 2018
A group of Year 10 students, who are studying on our Vocational Pathway programme, traveled to the Langport offices of the Somerset Business Agency to present their ideas for two food products to local business people and be assessed for their Enterprise... Read more >>
23 Mar 2018
On the last day of term we have had students and staff getting involved by dressing in sports gear and breaking a sweat on the sports fitness suite equipment to raise money for Sport Relief 2018! Students were tasked with seeing how many miles they... Read more >>
14 Mar 2018
Over the past few months, a team of Year 10 students have been preparing a number of news stories to put together and present for the BBC School Report 2018. The BBC School Report aims to give young people in the UK the chance to make their own news... Read more >>
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