There is currently a vacancy for a full time teacher of art.
We are holding an Easter Egg Raffle during the last week of the spring term to raise funds for the outdoor gym area. We are asking parents if they would kindly donate easter eggs for this good cause. If you are able to donate an egg please can it be brought into the school reception by Friday March 21st. Many thanks.
In the event of bad weather we may have to close the school at very short notice. We will send a text alert to those mobile numbers we have on our system and inform BBC Radio Norfolk (95.1 FM). We will also update this space on our website regularly with any additional information.
Old Buckenham High School was inspected by Ofsted on Wednesday 9 October and Thursday 10 October.
The post-Ofsted action plan is now available to view.
For information on how the GCSE exams are weighted click here...
For a calendar of key dates for Year 10 students, including controlled assessment information click here...
(last updated 2 February - exam dates brought forward)
Please note that controlled assessments are being organised at present and as soon as we know any information we will update the calendar.
The school is taking part in a research study for DfE.
Our very own Harvey Monck of 10T is standing in the elections for the Norfolk Youth Parliament. Voting takes place between 10 and 16 March. Please vote by texting (free) Elect Harvey to 80800. Thank you.
I would like to take this opportunity to offer you a very warm welcome to Old Buckenham High School. The school has a strong reputation for providing all students with an inspiring and challenging learning experience based around excellent teaching, traditional student standards and values as well as high quality pastoral care, guidance and support.
The school has an unwavering commitment to "Achieve Excellence Together" by striving for the highest levels of academic success through our rich and varied curriculum. Our extensive range of first class extra-curricular activities in sport, music, art and drama offer students a vast range of opportunities to develop their talents, interests and passions.
Old Buckenham High School is firmly built upon a strong and positive community ethos of mutual respect and high standards for all. The students, staff, governors, parents/carers and the local community all work in close partnership to make the school a thriving and engaging learning community.
It is our genuine belief that our core objective as a school is that every Old Buckenham student will become a well-educated and well-rounded individual, with the resilience, confidence and ambition to positively take up their place in society.
We always welcome visitors to our school and I am confident that when you meet our outstanding students and staff that you will experience first hand what makes Old Buckenham High School a truly wonderful place to learn.
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