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Summer Holiday Downtime

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Due to massive improvements to the school's IT the website and portal will be down for the majority of the Summer Holiday.

Witch-hunting at Pent Valley!

The English Department at Pent Valley honoured Shakespeare week in dramatic fashion last week. After a series of events during lessons, the team put on a free play in the school hall to mark the occasion for the students.

Extended Day at Pent Valley School

Pent Valley School’s Extended Day Programme was launched in September 2014 for all new Year 7 students. The aim behind the Extended Day Programme is to enable students to stay on at school until 5pm, in a supervised and constructive environment. Linked to the school’s Sports Academy status, the Extended Day Programme enables students the opportunity to try new, exciting sporting and creative opportunities within the local area.

Wheelchair Basketball

Pent Valley's Shepway School Games (SSG) team hosted a festival day of wheelchair basketball at Pent Valley School, in which twelve primary school teams were in action.

Keeping the Memory Alive

After making her appearing on 27th January 2015 on the morning edition of BBC Breakfast as an ambassador for the Holocaust Educational Trust, 6th Form Pent Valley student Charlotte (Lottie) Schulze, organised and hosted a commemorative Holocaust event, the same evening at the school.

Hosting with Jodie Herzog, another 6th Form Pent Valley student, the duo spoke eloquently about the importance of keeping the memory of the Holocaust alive.

Notice for Students PV RemoteApps!

Did you know that you now have access to all your documents, Shared area and ILPs via Pent Valley’s Portal www.pentvalley.com using the RemoteApps service?

You also have access to Microsoft Office Suite! Allowing you to work from anywhere with an Internet connection!

Please read this Guide to help you get started.

Rotary Club Cooking Competition

In November 2014 Pent Valley School hosted a live cook-off contest where student competitors were tasked to create two dishes within a budget of £10, and a time limit of three hours. Katie Hogben, Year 12 and Conor Laker, Year 13 were selected to represent key stage 5 and Aimee Rose Ball-Reeder, Year 10 and Callum Elliott, Year 8 were chosen to represent key stage 3.

Holocaust Memorial Day

Event this evening at 5pm in the Main School Hall to ‘Keep the Memory Alive’


All welcome.


Today on BBC Breakfast our very own Zoe Baker and student Charlotte Schulze talking about Holocaust Memorial Day 2015.  Watch it again here.


Holocaust Day 2015

Thank You From Pent Valley

Thank you to the kind-hearted ladies of Shepway, who after reading an appeal on Facebook by a member of staff from Pent Valley School, responded in an overwhelming and generous way.  These ladies readily donated Prom dresses and glitzy shoes that were laying surplus to requirement in their wardrobes.


Year 7 Pent Valley students enjoyed an afternoon at the Marlowe Theatre yesterday, joining other schools and members of the public for the matinee performance of ‘Aladdin’.

Christmas Cake Bake Off

Years 7 and 8 students from Pent Valley School entered a ‘Decorate a Christmas Cake’ competition, as part of their food technology lessons.  Five finalist were chosen, and yesterday these students had a ‘bake off’.

PV Does the Oscars!


Pent Valley held a glittering ‘Oscars’ style awards ceremony yesterday evening at the Leas Cliff Hall.

Seventy-eight students had previously been nominated for an award by the Heads of Faculties, under the three following categories:  Excellent Progress, Outstanding Achievement, or Exceptional Effort.  One student was then chosen on merit from each category to receive an engraved trophy.

Kent School Games


On Wednesday 26th November 37 students from Pent Valley entered the Kent School games table tennis tournament held at Medway Park. All students participated well. One of our teams successfully achieved 3rd place receiving a bronze medal. These students are Brooke Colyer, Topaz Gilson, Charlotte Redmond, Beth Harman. Well done to all who took part on in this event

Macmillan Coffee Morning

Pent Valley students from Year 10 held a Coffee Morning in aid of MacMillan. The Coffee Morning is MacMillan’s biggest fundraising event, and last year 154,000 people signed up, raising a record £20 million pounds.

Astrophotography Competition

Pent Valley Year 11 student, Nicole Worthington was awarded runner-up status in a national photographic competition, after Mrs Debbie Downey, AST Science & ITT Teacher, suggested she submit a photograph.


Pent Valley visited Canterbury Cricket Ground last week to watch the first day of Kent vs Gloucestershire as part of the Chance to Shine 'Schools Day Out' initiative. The sun was shining and Gloucestershire came out to bat....

Careers Crowd Workshop

6th Form students at Pent Valley were given the opportunity to attend an exciting and innovative careers education programme.  Supported by a range of partners including the National Careers Service and the National Apprenticeship Service, the aim of the workshop was to get the students to discuss their future careers, and to make informed decisions about their life after school.




Visitors Information

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers, visitors and outside agencies to share this commitment.

If you are visiting the school you will be required to show some ID to reception staff if you are not known to them as part of our safeguarding policy. Please have this ready when you arrive.

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