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Parental Engagement

"Parents are a major influence on a child’s success in life. While the quality of schools and the nature of the child’s peer group matter significantly, it is from the home that young people derive lasting effects on their character, mindset and attainment." The Impact of Parental Engagement on Learner Success: A digest of research for teachers and parents


Assessment and Reporting: Information to help you understand more about our assessment and reporting system.

Careers: Careers information, downloadable work experience paperwork, useful links and more available here

Counselling and Mental Health: At HAJC6 we offer a free counselling service as an intervention to help support our young people through any emotional issues they may be facing.

Firefly is used by students, teachers and parents. Teachers use it to set homework tasks for students and to share learning resources with them. Students use it to check their timetables and to collect and return homework from their teachers. Parents can use it to view a range of information about their child’s learning and progress, including timetables, their homework, their feedback from teachers, attendance and reports. Get started with Firefly.

Free School Meals: Website

Hate and Extremism: Website educating parents against hate and extremism

JC6: Information for parents of sixth form students

Letters: Letters home to parents

Online Safety: Information for parents

Option Choices: KS4 and Y9 Option Choices Evening information is available on our KS4 Curriculum webpage

ParentPay: is an online payment system for schools. It allows parents to pay quickly and securely for school meals, trips and activities, uniforms, music lessons and fees. Open an account.

SEND: Policies and information

Self-Harm: What can you do to help? Coping with Self Harm, helplines and numbers for parents

Transport: Leicestershire County Council

Uniform: At Hinckley Academy we believe that a school uniform is a very important ingredient in establishing the appropriate environment for high quality learning and achievement. Uniform Policy and Guidelines.

Uniform: Changes to Girls Uniform from August 2018



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Academy Newsletter - Edition 29

Please click the link below to read this week's newsletter. In this edition we celebrate the legacy of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, hear from year 7 student Ev...

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