Parents News 09/11/2015

Main Entrance

Thursday 12th November 2015: Sixth Form Open Evening
Friday 13th November 2015: Non-uniform day
Monday 16th November 2015: Year 10 Parents Evening
Monday 23th November 2015: Year 11 Parents Evening
Thursday 26th November 2015: PTA Christmas Market
Monday 14th December 2015: Music Show
Wednesday 16th December 2015: Presentation Evening


year 11


Sixth Form Open Evening on Thursday 12th November 2015

This event will be held on November 12th at 6.30pm – 8.00pm.  It is aimed at Year 11 students and parents. This is an exciting time to be a part of Brakenhale School.  Please make sure you pencil this date into your diary and come and find out more about what we have to offer

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6th Form evening invite

year 11

Pre-Public Examinations (PPE)

Every year for examination groups we have traditionally run “mock” examinations. The purpose of these examinations was to not only give students experience of taking formal examinations but also to afford them the practice of real papers.  Please click the link below for further information .


PTA News

Thursday 26th November 2015 7pm-9pm Christmas Market.  If you or your friend would like a stall please contact Miss Manisier or email

PTA xmas flyer 2015

Dance News


Miss Haley would like to congratulate students Jaime Leishman and Jade Ackuaku (Year 10) who have both made it into the finals of the Berkshire Young Dance Artist of the Year Competition. They will be competing in the ‘performers’ section at South Hill Park on Sunday the 20th of March alongside past Brakenhale students Freya Harris and Tyler Jones who will be showcasing their works as part of the ‘choreographers’ final.

Tickets for the event are available at South Hill Park box office or from the website;

PE News

Our Year 9 School Rugby friendly games played against the local schools on Thursday 3rd November  , the results are outstanding. 33-0 (Brakenhale – Sandhurst), 21-0 (Brakenhale – Edgbarrow), 22-0 (Brakenhale – Ranelag). Well done boys!

Year 7 Netball Team played their first Netball Match was on Thursday 3rd November. Well done!


 Readathon logo

Readathon is the UK’s national sponsored reading event for schools. Readathon encourages children to read for pleasure – an activity proven to increase children’s chances of success and personal happiness for the rest of their lives.

pdfReadathon Parent Letter





Remembrance Sunday, which falls on 8 November in 2015, is a day for the nation to remember and honour those who have sacrificed themselves to secure and protect our freedom.