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Information

Year 12 Parents' Evenings are Tuesday 28 February (ABCE) and Thursday 9 March (FGHL)

Students can make appointments now.

Sign Up for National Apprenticeship Event

Sign Up for National Apprenticeship Event

Students interested in finding out more about apprenticeships can sign up for a visit to the National Apprenti...

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Blacksmith Jack Forges New Links with School

Blacksmith Jack Forges New Links with School

Engineering students from all years have been given a masterclass in the forge by former student, Jack Sampson...

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Going to University? Here's the Latest Student Finance Presentation

Going to University? Here's the Latest Student Finance Presentation

Following the student finance evening for Sixth Form students and their parents, the latest student finance ad...

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The Spring Issue of the Ashbeian is Out Now

The Spring Issue of the Ashbeian is Out Now

Horses and courses, UCAS and NCS, record passes and masterclasses - and a football team on the brink of victor...

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Post-16 Bursary

16-19 BURSARY FUND – (Financial Assistance with costs of post-16 study)

The following information may help parents to recognise whether their son/daughter would be eligible for financial support from the Bursary if they are joining 6th Form.

Bursary A

Available to:-

Young people in care/young people in receipt of income support/Universal Credit and disabled young people in receipt of Employment Support Allowance who are also in receipt of Disability Living Allowance or Personal Independence Payment.

Qualifying students will be given an initial payment of £300 at the end of September and then ten monthly payments of £200.

Bursary B

An initial payment of £200 will be paid at the end of September and then ten monthly payments of £150. In addition, students who are eligible for Free School Meals are automatically eligible for £2.40 per day which will be transferred to their cashless catering card.

Other students may be eligible for Bursary B at the discretion of the Director of Post 16 Studies.

Bursary C – This may be for you!

There is a limited allocation of money which can be used to help students whose financial circumstances are a barrier to their education.  This may be used to provide or make a contribution towards resources for learning, school trips, visits, revision books, travel/bus pass etc.  If there are any financial difficulties at home you may be eligible.

If you feel you may be eligible please contact Joanne Warriner for further advice on: (01530) 413748 Ext 344 or email j.warriner@ashbyschool.org.uk. (All enquiries are treated in the strictest confidence).