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“Our vision is nothing less than realising the full potential of every single student at Murray Park.” “At Murray Park we will enrich the lives of our students through a focus on learning and a diverse curriculum delivered by inspirational staff. We aim to be an outstanding school, fulfilling the aspirations of the local community.”

Year and Tutor Groups

  1. Year 7
  2. Year 8
  3. Year 9
  4. Year 10
  5. Year 11

Year 7

Pupils in Year 7 at Murray Park have a dedicated year team to ensure that they have the support they need to be successful in their first year at Murray Park.

Meet the team

Head of Year 7 Miss Gray
Transistion Co-ordinator Mrs Day

Year 7 Area

Form Registration room Tutor
7M W5 Mrs Logan
7U MU2 Mrs Curry/Mrs Swinson
7R W4 Mrs Day/Miss Jackson
7A W2 Mr Bee
7Y W3 Mrs Hadden
7P W1 Mr Heaney
7K W6 Mrs Caton/Mr Cantrill

Homework Club

everyday at lunchtime or after school 3pm - 4pm

Important dates for your diary

Tuesday 17th October 3:15pm - 4:15pm Year 7 parents settling afternoon
Wednesday 13th December Rewards Trips
Tuesday 17th April Year 7 Parents' Evening
Monday 9th July Future First World of Work Day
Friday 13th July Sports Day

Year 7 Transition Parent Survey

In October 2016 we undertook a transition survey with our new Year 7 cohort. Thank you to all parents who took the time to complete this, the responses we received were incredibly positive. We are always looking for ways to improve so please continue to communicate your ideas. Please find below the results of this year’s survey:

2016
QuestionTotal Agree
My child is happy100%
My child is safe97%
The transition process has been smooth100%
My child has settled in well100%
My child is taught well100%
My child receives appropriate homework97%
School ensures pupils behave94%
School deals effectively with bullying94%
The school is well led and managed99%
I feel confident in approaching Year 7 staff100%
I would recommend the school98%

Contact Us

The Year 7 team does everything it can to support the year group and encourages the pupils to discuss with tutors any issues that arise in the school year. However, we would also encourage any parents and carers who have concerns or who would just like to discuss their child’s education to contact us using the contact information below.

If you need to contact school for any reason please contact your child’s tutor in the first instance. You can do this by telephoning school on (01332) 515921 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please state your child’s form tutor group or tutor’s name if possible.

Year 8

Pupils in their Year 8 at Murray Park have a dedicated year team to ensure that they have the support needed to succeed in their GCSEs.

Head of Year: Ms L Robinson

Form Registration room Tutor
8M S1Mr Moore
8U S2Miss Dodd
8R S5Mrs Singha/Miss Hand
8A S4Mr Olubodun
8Y S3Miss Gaillard
8P S6Miss Allen
8K S7Ms Kaur/Mr Gardner

Homework Club

Homework Club is available in IT2 for all students wanting to complete homework or extra support for revision.

Opening times-

8am - 8:30am

12:20pm - 1pm

3pm-4pm

Forthcoming Events

Wednesday 13th December Rewards Trips
Tuesday 6th March 2018 Year 8 Parents' Evening
Friday 13th July Sports Day

Contact Us

The Year 8 team does everything it can to support the year group and encourages the pupils to discuss with tutors any issues that arise in the school year. However, we would also encourage any parents and carers who have concerns or who would just like to discuss their child’s education to contact us using the contact information below.

If you need to contact school for any reason please contact your child’s tutor in the first instance. You can do this by telephoning school on (01332) 515921 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please state your child’s form tutor group or tutor’s name if possible.

Year 9

Pupils in Year 9 at Murray Park have a dedicated year team to ensure that they have the support needed to succeed in their GCSE’s.

Head of Year: Mrs E. Challand

Form Registration room Tutor
9M M1Mr Webster
9U M9Miss Pell
9R M10Mr Walker
9A M5Mr Burge
9Y M3Miss Mumtaz
9P M4Mrs Durose
9K M2Miss Afford

Homework club

Opening times

8am - 8:30am

12:20pm - 12:55

3pm - 4pm

Forthcoming Events

Monday 4th DecemberUniversity of Nottingham talk
Wednesday 13th December Rewards Trips
Monday 8th January QUAD cinema trip
Tuesday 16th January 2018Parents' and Options Evening
Monday 22nd January 2018Industry Day
Tuesday 30th January 2018Learn to earn event
Monday 12th MarchYour Choice Event
Sunday 20th May - Wednesday 23rd MayYear 9 & 10 Normandy Trip
Friday 13th JulySports Day

Contact Us

The Year 9 team does everything it can to support the year group and encourages the pupils to discuss with tutors any issues that arise in the school year. However, we would also encourage any parents and carers who have concerns or who would just like to discuss their child’s education to contact us using the contact information below.

If you need to contact school for any reason please contact your child’s tutor in the first instance. You can do this by telephoning school on (01332) 515921 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please state your child’s form tutor group or tutor’s name if possible.

Year 10

Pupils starting key stage 4 at Murray Park have a dedicated year team to ensure that they have the support needed to succeed in their GCSEs. Year 10 tutors deliver a programme that includes pupils completing their personal achievement folder, which is need in Year 11, along with thought for the week. Tutors have regular communication with home to make sure Year 10 pupils continually move towards reaching their target grades.

Contact Us

The Year 10 team does everything it can to support the year group and encourages the pupils to discuss with tutors any issues that arise. However, we would also encourage any parents and carers who have concerns, or who would like to discuss their child’s education, to contact us using the contact information below. If you need to contact school for any reason please contact your child’s tutor in the first instance. You can do this by telephoning school on 01332 515921 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please state your child’s tutor group or tutor’s name.

Form Tutors

Form Tutor Form Room
10M Mr Birt LN2
10U Mrs Slater E7
10R Mrs Whittingham AD2
10A Mr Rakhra E8
10Y Mr Askroft LN4
10P Mr McDougall-Stone LN1

The Head of Year is Ms Morley. If needed, you can contact her on 01332 515921 ext 2021.

Form Captains

Form Captain
10M Sam
10U Makanaka
10R Saurabh
10A Harry
10Y Shahiryar
10P Seth

Year Council Representatives

Form Year Council Representative
10M Brent
10U Al-E
10R Jess
10A Eleanor
10Y Cameron
10P Emily

Forthcoming Events

Thursday 19th April CV Workshops
Thursday 19th - Wednesday 25th April Wow Week
Wednesday 25th April Mock Interviews
Sunday 20th May - Wednesday 23rd May Year 9 & 10 Normandy Trip
Friday 13th July Sports Day

Pupils in their final year at Murray Park have a dedicated year team to ensure that they have the support needed to succeed in their GCSE’s. As pupils leave Murray Park to a range of Post 16 opportunities different levels of provision is offered throughout the year. These include Careers and guidance, coursework sessions and revision. This has already begun in the summer term of Y10. Every Y11 pupil will be assisted by the Y11 team so that they get individualized support in their final year.

Results Day

Contact Us

The Y11 team does everything it can to support the year group and encourages the pupils to discuss with tutors any issues that arise in the very short and sometimes stressful year before the exams start. However we would also encourage any parents and carers who have concerns or who would just like to discuss their child’s education to contact us using the contact information below. If you need to contact school for any reason please contact your child’s tutor in the first instance. You can do this by telephoning school on 01332 515921 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please state your child’s form tutor group or tutor’s name if possible.

Form tutors

Form Registration room Tutor
11M E3 Mr Hutchison
11U E2 Mrs Bentley
11R E1 Mrs Bathurst/Miss Woolley
11A E4 Miss Patel
11Y E6 Miss Whalley
11P E5 Mr Astles

The Head of Year for Y11 is Mr Featherstone. If needed you can contact him on 01332 515921 ext 2037 Or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Forthcoming special events for the year

During this year there will be lots of opportunities for parents and carers to support their child by attending a range of events including looking at post 16 options and how to help with revision support. Exams usually start in the second week of May so pupils have 29 weeks left of school. At the end of the year we celebrate the ending of the pupil’s time at Murray Park School with a school prom.

Date Information
Tuesday 19th September Year 11 info revision evening
Tuesday 3rd October Post 16 info evening
Monday 30th October Start of Mock 2
Friday 3rd November End of Mock 2
Tuesday 14th November Y11 Parents Evening
Wednesday 6th December Aspiring Minds
Thursday 7th December Geography Trip to York
Wednesday 13th December Rewards Trips
Monday 8th January Assembly delivered by NCS team
Monday 5th February Start of Mock 3
Friday 9th February End of Mock 3
Monday 12th February Employability Workshops
Tuesday 13th March Y11 Mock results evening
Monday 14th May Y11 Exams Start
Friday 13th July Sports Day
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