Parents and carers of Year 9 students are invited to attend an Options Evening in the Lecture Theatre on Thursday 28th January 2016. This will include an introduction to the Key Stage 4 Curriculum followed by access to subject information stalls in Trinity Hall to talk to staff in greater depth about all the Key Stage 4 (KS4)courses. Copies of the Key Stage 4 Curriculum Booklet and Key Stage 4 Choices Form will also be available on the evening. Please check the letter on the downloads section of the KS4 page here regarding your child’s House timings.


We have received notification from Wiltshire Council regarding a road closure in Church Street, Hilperton due to a gas leak, which will be commencing on Monday 18th January.The expected opening day is now Thursday 28th January.

Students who usually board the bus at Church Street, Hilperton will need to walk along to the bus stop near the end of Horse Road to catch the bus which will arrive at approximately 07.35hrs subject to traffic. Students will also be dropped here on return.


Year 11 students have been busy organising a Fashion Show which will be held on Friday 22nd January at 7:30pm in Trinity Hall. Tickets are on sale from Main Reception, St Laurence School and cost £8 including a light supper or £5 for entrance only. As well as the show there will be a bar, stalls, a raffle and interval music supplied by Year 11 students.



ParentPay has issued updated guidance on the use of older browsers. They are advising all users not to access their ParentPay accounts via older obsolete browsers which are no longer supported and which may contain known security issues.

ParentPay has issued the following list of recommended browsers and it is good practice in general to update to these later versions:

Chrome 35 or higher

Firefox 30 or higher

Internet Explorer 9 or higher

Safari 6 or higher

ParentPay have advised us that after 12th January 2016 – ‘Failure to use a supported browser will mean that you will be unable to login to ParentPay.’


Students return for Term 3 on Monday 4 January 2016 when lessons start at 8.35am