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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6 Nov 2018
Over the Autumn half-term break, 20 students accompanmied by members of staff, visited the country of Iceland. Over te 5 day trip they travelled around the country to see the jaw-dropping scenery and amazing geographical features of the island,... Read more >>
6 Nov 2018
To commemorate the ending of the First World War and remember those who have fallen, strudents from Year 9 visited Nether Stowey Primary School for a remembrance workshop. Working together with the younger students, the group made decorative poppies... Read more >>
26 Oct 2018
As part of the Royal Yacht Association's Youth Sailing Scheme, numerous students have recently received awards based on their sailing achievements with the Somerset Youth and Community Sailing Association (SYSCA) at Durleigh Reservoir. Firstly,... Read more >>
25 Oct 2018
We are so pleased to see our soup kitchen continue to grow! The club involves students staying afterschool to make different flavoured soups using ingredients which have been kindly donated to the school. The finished products are then taken to a local... Read more >>
25 Oct 2018
In their DT Food lessons, Year 9 students have been investigating the different variables that can effect the quality of a scone. The students worked in groups and each concentrated on a single variable such as: Placement within the oven, difference... Read more >>
24 Oct 2018
As part of our Global Goals connection with the Yew Wah School in China, Year 8 tutor group 8Q visited the Chinese boarding house Knowle Hall this week where they took part in two days of learning Art and Environmental Studies. Working alongside the... Read more >>
24 Oct 2018
Last week our Year 9 boys rugby team and girls hockey team both played fantastic fixtures in their respective sports. Playing against a formidable Chilton Trinity team, the Haygrove lads showed excellent sportsmanship whilst performing some terrific... Read more >>
22 Oct 2018
Year 9 students recently took part in watching a thought provoking and engaging workshop from the Solomon Theatre. Solomon have visited Haygrove for a number of years, always providing relevant dramatisations of situations surrounding current issues... Read more >>
17 Oct 2018
Over the summer holidays, Haygrove was very lucky to have some raised garden beds built within the school grounds. The beds are going to form the basis of a school garden in which students will be able to grow a range of plants including fruits and... Read more >>
17 Oct 2018
This week Year 7 students had the pleasure of visiting the UK's largest aquarium in Plymouth. Here they have over 70 sharks from more than ten different species and sharks on display range in size from the small catfish to the large Sand Tiger Sharks... Read more >>
15 Oct 2018
As part of their fundraising UK tour, on Friday 12th October, the week was brought to a close with a spectacular show by the 'Singing Children of Africa'! The Kenyan choir is part of Educate The Kids, a charity which aims to provide hope, encouragement... Read more >>
12 Oct 2018
Haygrove School is proud to be part of the Bookbuzz reading programme, where all students in Year 7 have received a free book courtesy of the school library! Bookbuzz is a reading programme from BookTrust that aims to help schools inspire a love of reading... Read more >>
12 Oct 2018
On Thursday 11th October, the school hall was transformed into a dance studio for the first ever celebration of dance at Haygrove school. This evening showcased many talented students as they expressed themselves through a variety of different styles... Read more >>
11 Oct 2018
Yesterday, over 130 Year 11 students attended the Somerset Careers Fair. Hosted at the Somerset County Cricket Club, students had the chance to walk around, make connections and talk with employers and educational institutes. The afternoon served as... Read more >>
11 Oct 2018
In order to help the with their GCSE Religious Studies course, this week students visited Buckfast Abbey in Devon. The visit gave students the opportunity to experience life in a Christian community dedicated to creating a beacon of peace, love... Read more >>
9 Oct 2018
In preparation for the trip to watch Madagascar at Bristol Hippodrome, a group of students were visited yesterday for a talk and workshop with Jo Parsons (King Julien and cast director for Madagascar The Musical). Hailing from North Somerset, Jo Parsons... Read more >>
9 Oct 2018
The field was filled with sports today as students from Bridgwater and Taunton College visited to run a football training session with a group of girls from across all year groups. A special thankyou to Team BTC for coming in and helping our female footballers... Read more >>
8 Oct 2018
As part of their Geography lessons, Year 8 students have been studying Shanty Towns in Africa. For their homework they were asked to build their own shanty town houses using items they found around the house! A massive well done to Year 8 students... Read more >>
28 Sep 2018
In order to celebrate the European Day of Languages, students gathered in the gym at lunchtime where they took part in a language learning carousel. Students with English as and Additional Language helmed the event as they inspired others to expand... Read more >>
27 Sep 2018
Throughout the month of September, we have been proudly welcoming prospective students and parents into our school as part of our open mornings and open evening.  During our three open mornings, students and parents of Year 6 visited the school... Read more >>
26 Sep 2018
October is looking to be a great month as we are hosting two exciting events. Thursday 11th October - Stepping Out Dance Showcase With Strictly Come Dancing season started, Haygrove has its very own celebration of dance, and tickets are on sale... Read more >>
26 Sep 2018

Some fantastic tackles and tries last night as our KS4 lads went up against a brilliant Brymore team. It was the first time some of students had played together as a team, so we were very impressed with the final result.

GO Haygrove!

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18 Sep 2018
Over the weekend, a small but determined team of students completed their Silver DofE Assessment Expedition! The group walked seven hours a day for three days, seeing Exmoor in its true glory. One of their main goals along the way was to compare... Read more >>
13 Sep 2018
Due to our continued commitment to embedding a rich and creative range of international work, Haygrove School has been reaccredited with the International School Award (ISA) 2018-2021. Haygrove School has been linked with Yew Wah International... Read more >>
12 Sep 2018
Haygrove students are always encouraged to develop their leadership skills through a wide range of opportunities and activities. A new year brings a new team of fantastic School Prefects and Junior Leadership Team (JLT). After submitting applications... Read more >>
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