Students applying to Sandwell Valley School will receive an interview where information about the organisation will be discussed. It will also provide parents / guardians / professional workers the opportunity to discuss any additional needs and to view the facilities. At this stage, the school will discuss additional policies to ensure that children are able to learn in a safe and secure environment.
On securing a place at the Sandwell Valley School, parents/guardians will be provided with a confirmation letter, times of attendance, holiday calendar, and contact details.
Students are expected to wear a uniform which comprises of black shoes/trainers, black trousers / skirt, black Jacket / blazer / white shirt and a tie / badge which can be purchased from school.
The School opening times are
Monday 9.00am - 3.00pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 3.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 1.10pm
Thursday 9.00am - 3.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 1.00pm
All our classes start at 9.00am. Students will have access to a timetable stating the topics and duration times.
Those students who wish to have their lunch at the School are expected to bring a packed lunch as the School does not have a canteen, however there is an eating area.
Students are expected to arrive on time for lessons, lateness is not acceptable and students will be asked to miss break or stay behind to make up the time after school, (See Policies - Behaviour Policy). Parents/guardians will be notified of this arrangement.
The school also has a mobile phone policy which all students are expected to adhere to.