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2017 GCSE Results

Fram students celebrate GCSE results produce broad smiles at Framwellgate School Durham GCSE results for 2017 again compare strongly with local and national averages GCSE English and mathematics 9-4 grades: 65% GCSE English and mathematics 9-5 grades: 41% Science awarded 2 A*C grades: 67% Attainment 8 average: 47 Staff and governors would like to wish students the best of luck for their futures and look forward to seeing many of them for their next academic challenge in the Sixth Form. Photograph: Sam, Hannah, Emily, Lucy Jack,... View Article

2017 Results

2017 A Level and BTEC results for Framwellgate School Durham students will set them up for a bright future.   Individual academic successes again included many straight A*/A and Distinction grades. More than a fifth of A level grades were A*/A and 97% of BTEC grades were Distinction or higher. In a year of turbulence in the examination system, with harder exams and unpredictable thresholds, it is pleasing to see their hard work has paid off. Framwellgate School Durham has an excellent record of students... View Article

Email migration success

The migration to the new email system was completed successfully over the weekend and staff mailboxes are now available.   Staff will now need to login to O365 to view new email (see previous news article for details).

New Email System

The new email system will use Microsoft’s Office 365 platform as previously communicated and the migration will be taking place on Sunday 6th August. From Monday 7th August staff will be able to use their new email addresses which will be in the format surname.initial@framdurham.com e.g. bloggs.j (where there is a duplicate the second letter from the first name will be used and staff affected will be notified directly.) From Sunday all emails sent to your old and new email addresses will be delivered to... View Article

Durham City Run

Fram students stepped up as volunteers to support the Durham City Run on Monday. We are hoping to extend our partnership with Steve Cram, who launched the event and will be opening our new Sports Centre in September.       Read the article from the Northern Echo (10th July) See pictures from the day Northern Echo

Results Days 2017

A level results –  Thursday 17 August will be available to collect from 8am in Fibonacci. GCSE results – Thursday 24 August will be available to collect from 9am in the Main Hall. Sixth Form enrolment will take place in Da Vinci’s from 9am.

School Day 2017

For details of changes to the school day from September 2017 click here

Year 6 Summer Camp update

The free Summer Camp with staff from this school with some of our older students and staff from Humanutopia will take place from 21 – 23 August (Monday – Wednesday). Any application forms that the school received during the Parents’ Evening on 6 July or since then have a confirmed place. We have a small number of places still left.  Please contact Mr Connor or Mrs Oldham at the school if you require further information.  Activities planned include cooking, sport, music, dance, drama and (ICT system... View Article

Info for new parents

Information for parents or carers of Year 6 students joining us in September 2017   A reminder that our introductory evening for parents and carers will be on Thursday 6 July at 6.00pm in the Main Hall. Please note that we do ask that students and other children do not attend this event which is directed to parents and carers. The intake day for Year 6 students themselves is the following day, Friday 7 July. Students should assemble on the Main Yard (beside the new... View Article