We understand if there are adverse weather conditions that appropriate footwear needs to be worn on journeys to and from school but parents are reminded that all students must wear their normal school shoes during the day.

A film that shares the contribution the arts can make to an outstanding school.

Niall Whitehead, Director of Performing Arts at Helenswood Academy, is a lead practitioner for the arts. His remit across Hastings and Rother is to support other academies, schools and colleges to achieve the same outstanding performing arts provision as Helenswood. Mr Whitehead’s work with ArtsWork, and South East Arts is nationally recognised and this film shares the contribution that the arts can make to an outstanding school.