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:  email:
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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13 Sep 2019
Two teams of student leaders have been appointed at Haygrove School whose role is to work with staff on school issues and act as role models and mentors for younger students. The Prefect Team is made up of Year 11 students and Head Boy, Bradley Croucher... Read more >>
22 Aug 2019
Our students have been celebrating excellent GCSE results once again this year. Whilst a grade 4 is considered a standard pass at GCSE, Haygrove students are encouraged to go beyond this target and overall 42% achieved a strong pass at grade 5 or above... Read more >>
17 Jul 2019
Our Design and Technology team were delighted to take delivery of a brand new state-or-the-art laser cutter just before the end of the school term. The equipment will benefit students across the school and, with the development of the Quantock Education... Read more >>
16 Jul 2019
Students from every year group were presented with trophies, certificates and a gift token as reward for their achievements at the annual Honours Evening which was held on Monday 15 July. Ex-Haygrove student Mr Chris Young, who now leads on Apprenticeships... Read more >>
15 Jul 2019
Our Year 7 students returned home last week from the New Forest where they had been camping and getting involved in all sorts of outdoor adventures! Luckily the rain stayed away as students settled into camp life, working together to cook and clean and... Read more >>
12 Jul 2019
Held this year at Oake Manor Golf Club near Taunton, Prom Night gave our departing Year 11 students the chance to show off their smart suits and georgeous dresses as they stepped out of their prom night transport and onto the red carpet to be greeted... Read more >>
11 Jul 2019
For a while we thought we wouldn't have a Sports Day this year, due to the expectation that builders would be on site. But, with this delayed, our superb PE Department pulled together a last minute plan that meant students who wanted to get involved... Read more >>
11 Jul 2019
Thank you to Mrs Collinge for sharing this fabulous video made by her Year 7 Spanish class yesterday! The students were presented with a short comedy song re-capping everything they had learnt in lessons so far. They analysed the song for it's meaning... Read more >>
11 Jul 2019
Staff and students at Haygrove School have been recognised by Somerset County Council and SHARE (Schools Health and Resilience Education) for the work they have done over the past year to improve mental health and wellbeing within the school community... Read more >>
3 Jul 2019
Today (3 July 2019) is one of our favourite days of the year because we welcome our new Year 7 students into school to try out some lessons and experience the Haygrove school day. Students from nearly all our local primary schools arrived at the school... Read more >>
2 Jul 2019
On Wednesday 26th June, 10  of our Junior Leadership Team visited Elmwood School to help out at the school's Sports Day. The students ran a range of activities in the morning and helped with the track events in the afternoon; adapting activities... Read more >>
1 Jul 2019
Today was Day 1 of our 2019 Global Goals summer enrichment programme and so students were excused from their normal timetable to attend a range of different activities designed to reflect some of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs... Read more >>
27 Jun 2019
The amazing Year 7 band ‘New Q’ saw off competition from Chilton Trinity, Robert Blake and King Alfred’s to win at the Sedgemoor Battle of the Bands which was held at the YMCA. The young stars claimed the top-spot as Key Stage 3 winners, an accolade... Read more >>
26 Jun 2019
Year 8 Camp this year was held at Wimbleball Lake on Exmoor which gave our students the opportunity to take part in a number of exciting outdoor activities, as well as experience camp cooking and sleeping under the stars. They arrived on site on Monday... Read more >>
25 Jun 2019
Another brilliant performance by our talented trampolining squad! Girls from across the school took part in the Griffin Friendly Competition on 16th June held at the Strode Sports Centre in Street and brought a host of medals back to the school after... Read more >>
25 Jun 2019
Our athletic teams from Year 7, 8, 9 and 10 had an amazing day a the recent Sedgemoor Athletics Championships! The girls squads triumphed and brought home the 1st place trophy in the Year 7, Year 8 and Year 9 age groups with the Year 10s achieving 2nd... Read more >>
25 Jun 2019

After completing trails two of our talented netballers have been selected to take part in the Somerset Satellite Netball Academy! This is a brilliant acheivement and we wish both G Plummer and M Davey from Year 9 the best of luck! Enjoy it girls!

20 Jun 2019
Some of our students paid a visit to The Old Vicarage Residential Care Home in Stockland Bristol, Bridgwater last week to sing songs and share a cream tea with the residents. The visit was part of an on-going project where the students are writing and... Read more >>
20 Jun 2019
A select group of Haygrove students have completed a year of activities designed to encourage more diversity amongst candidates for the UK's most selective and prestigious universities. The "The Scholars Programme', which was organised by the Brilliant... Read more >>
14 Jun 2019
It has been a busy few weeks for our athletes! Following on from their success in the Somerset County Track and Field Cup held recently at Millfield School, the students have been competing once again at both the South West Regional finals of the Track... Read more >>
14 Jun 2019
Today we said goodbye to our wonderful Year 11 students! Whilst some still have an exam next week, today was the official last day so once the Physics exam was over students returned to their tutor groups for the very last time and then gather for the... Read more >>
13 Jun 2019
Our studentts have been collecting pants and bras as part of their commitment to the 17 Global Goals for Sustainable Development initiated by the United Nations. By donating lots of new items and ‘gently-worn’ bras to the charity Smalls for All,... Read more >>
13 Jun 2019
Each week we have a doggie-visitor or two from Pets As Therapy, a nationwide charity that takes pets into schools to support children with their reading, but this week the visit was extra special! Therapy dog, Ki, was celebrating his 10th birthday and... Read more >>
24 May 2019
To mark our 2nd 'Attendance Matters' week earlier this term, we once again asked students to submit a poem on the theme of attendance. All the entries were judged by Mr Walters and Miss Hardy who, after much discussion decided there should be two winners... Read more >>
20 May 2019
Students from across the school represented Haygrove at the recent Track and Field Cup event held at Millfield School. The students performed brilliantly and were praised by the organisers and staff from other organisations for their excellent behaviour... Read more >>
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