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  • Message from the Headteacher - Friday 16 July 2021

    Published 16/07/21

    Dear Parents and Carers

    As we approach the end of a unique and challenging academic year, it is worth reflecting on the achievements of our students and staff who have coped so admirably in exceptional circumstances.

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  • Changes to Contact Tracing in Schools

    Published 16/07/21

    As you know, the Prime Minister announced on 12 July that Step 4 of the roadmap would go ahead on 19 July.

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  • Contact Tracing for Step 4 Onwards - FAQs

    Published 16/07/21

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  • Letter from Director of Public Health

    Published 09/07/21

    The following letter from Dean Wallace, Director of Public Health has been received for parents/carers/guardians:

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  • Vacancies

    Published 30/06/21

    We are currently seeking the following to join our team here at Lady Manners School:

    • Careers Leader
    • Learning Mentor (Literacy)

    Please visit our Vacancies page for more information and to apply.

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  • Covid-19 Information

    Published 11/06/21

    Home testing

    All students should test themselves at home twice a week using the Lateral Flow Device (LFD) tests given to them at school.

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  • Remote Learning

    Published 06/01/21

    We have established remote learning systems to enable students to continue their learning every day at home, should this be required.

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  • Nine Lessons and Carols

    Published 18/12/20

    An established part of the school calendar, the Christmas service of Nine Lessons and Carols normally takes place in Bakewell Parish Church.  This year, however, we have brought the service online so that we may still enjoy this traditional event.

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  • Online Parents' Evenings

    Published 25/11/20

    In light of current restrictions, we are introducing an online system (SchoolCloud) to enable parents/carers and their child's teachers to meet via a virtual parents’ evening system.

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  • Black History Month

    Published 23/10/20

    During October, we have been celebrating Black History Month and the subjects are focussing on black culture within their lessons. Members of staff have produced assembly videos, with special guests talking about their life experiences and challenges. 

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  • GCSE Success

    Published 20/08/20

    Lady Manners School students are celebrating excellent GCSE results achieved in the very unusual circumstances presented this year.

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  • A Level Success

    Published 13/08/20

    Lady Manners School Sixth Form students have celebrated a strong set of A Level results in the very unusual circumstances presented this year.

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  • Message from the Headteacher to New Year 7 Students

    Published 20/07/20

    Click the image below to see and hear a presentation by Mr Peat, the Headteacher, for the Year 7 students who will be joining us in September, and their parents and carers.

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  • Welcoming our New Year 7 Students

    Published 08/07/20

    There are more than 230 Year 6 students looking forward to joining Lady Manners School in September – and we are really looking forward to meeting them!

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  • Students Introduced to Sixth Form

    Published 07/07/20

    We were delighted to welcome our new Year 12 students to Lady Manners School on Monday 6 July, from the comfort of their own homes, in an online induction event.

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  • Ofsted Report: Lady Manners is a Good School

    Published 21/05/20

    Our Ofsted report has now been published following a full inspection of Lady Manners School on 10 and 11 March.  We are delighted that Lady Manners School is judged to be a Good School, with ‘Personal Development’ being graded as outstanding.

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  • School Transport Update

    Published 13/02/20

    The majority of our students travel to and from school by bus and so we wanted to ensure that parents and carers are aware of the following information regarding bus travel.

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  • Changing the School Day - Update

    Published 12/02/20


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  • Road Safety

    Published 18/09/19

    As you are probably aware, Shutts Lane is very busy at the beginning and end of the school day. With over 1,300 students arriving or leaving the site at the same time, safety is our prime concern.

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  • Site Developments

    Published 06/09/19

    The premises team, and others, have been very busy over the summer with dozens of projects, big and small, which all improve the environment for our students, staff and visitors.

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  • Message from the New Headteacher

    Published 03/05/19

    It is with a sense of privilege and excitement that I take up the position of Headteacher at Lady Manners School from Duncan Meikle. I am sure that I echo the views of the whole school community in expressing our gratitude to Mr Meikle for all his hard work and in wishing him a well-earned and enjoyable retirement.

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  • Lady Manners School Leadership

    Published 23/01/19

    We were delighted to welcome Mr Peat to school earlier this week.

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  • Sixth Form Outstanding Progress Award

    Published 16/01/19

    Lady Manners School Sixth Form has received an award for the consistently strong progress made by its A Level students.

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  • International School Award

    Published 25/09/18

    Lady Manners School has been awarded the British Council’s prestigious International School Award in recognition of its work to bring the world into the classroom.

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  • Lady Manners School Awarded Dyslexia Friendly Quality Mark

    Published 16/07/18

    Lady Manners School has been awarded the Dyslexia Friendly Quality Mark by the British Dyslexia Association.

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  • Focus on the Premises Team

    Published 30/11/17

    Students at Lady Manners School achieve amazing things every day.  None of this would be possible without the school’s staff – no more so than the dedicated Premises Team.

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  • Second Hand School Uniform

    Published 09/02/17

    Second hand Lady Manners School uniform is now available from the Cancer Research UK Charity Shop, 6 Matlock Street, Bakewell (near the Rutland Arms Hotel).

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  • Support Lady Manners School when shopping online

    Published 24/11/16

    If you join and then shop online, over 2000 shops will donate cash to us at no extra cost to you.

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  • Email Communications

    Published 22/07/16

    Over the past few years, we have been making changes to the way we communicate with parents in order to improve the effectiveness of our communications and to respond to the wishes of parents.

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  • Improvements to Morning 'Drop-off' Arrangements

    Published 22/07/16

    As you are probably aware, Shutts Lane is very busy at the beginning and end of the school day.

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