Covid 19 – Preparation and Planning for a safe return
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Covid 19 – Preparation and Planning for a safe return

We have been working hard to prepare for a safe return to school in September, and on this page you will find some useful information.


To minimise the risk of transmission of the virus we are no longer accepting cash or cheques with immediate effect. All payments must be made by ParentPay. If you have forgotten your login details, please email Please ensure the subject field states “ParentPay enquiry” and provide the following information:

  • Your name
  • Child’s name
  • Child’s year group


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Virtual Open Evening (2021 Year 7 Intake)

Thursday 24th September 2020 - Information coming soon!

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Amanda is Chair of the Excel Academy Trust Board. Amanda became a parent governor in 2009 and has enjoyed several responsibilities across this time including being Chair of the Achievement and Standards committee, a member of the Excel Academy Audit committee, and most recently has been appointed as a Member of the Excel Academy Partnership. Her career started out with the Halifax Building Society where she worked as a mortgage advisor for 20 years, before entering the political arena. Amanda is a County Councillor for Durham County Council, representing Framwellgate and Newton Hall ward. Amanda was formerly a student at Framwellgate School Durham, where she met her husband and many other friends, as well as taking on the responsibility of being Deputy Head Girl. Amanda is passionate about the school and local area and is actively involved in the school at every opportunity.

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