November 19, 2017

DSTC Dance Showcase – Heroes and Villains – 22nd November

Winter Readiness

Dear Parents, Carers, Staff and Students As winter approaches, it is important that we are all reminded and updated on important health considerations for those at school. Students and staff in schools are particularly susceptible to infections which increase over the winter months, such as seasonal influenza (flu) and stomach infections (such as norovirus). These […]

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DSTC GCSE Examination Results

Following on from a Good Ofsted in March 2017 the Year 11 students at DSTC have achieved well. This is in a year where the current English and maths results cannot be compared to previous years due to the nature of the reformed GCSEs. 72% of students gained a standard pass in English, of which […]

DSTC A level Results

Once again DSTC 6th form have performed above expectations. Following on from a Good Ofsted in March 2017 the Post 16 students have done superbly well.  72 % of all grades awarded were A* to C or equivalent with 42% of these at A* to B (or equivalent). These are excellent results for all concerned. […]

An Incident in Heath Lane

As you may all be aware, there was an incident outside of the College today at 3pm. The Police are dealing with this and have detained someone in connection with this matter. I am extremely proud of the staff, parents, and students who worked together during this difficult time. I am also thankful to members […]

DSTC Bushcraft Weekend

Dear Parent/Carer Bushcraft Friday 41   May to Sunday 61  May 2018 I am planning to run a Bushcraft weekend visit to Penshurst Place, Tonbridge on Friday 4th May to Sunday 6th  May I ran this visit a couple of years ago and we had an amazing time. This is an unusual and exciting opportunity for […]

Parking at DSTC

Dear Parents/Carers Parking at DSTC As the number of students increases at DSTC, so do the number of parents bringing students to school and collecting them at the end ofthe day. The Governors are seriously concerned about a number of issues that have arisen in the past and are becoming more prevalent. They have asked […]

Year 11 Information Evening

Dear Parent/Carer We will be holding a Year 11 Information Evening on Wednesday 20th September at 6pm. The purpose of the evening is to give parents and students an idea of what to expect in this very important year. Presentations will be given on the new 9 to 1 GCSE grades as well as how […]

DSTC to become a NUT FREE and AEROSOL FREE ZONE

Dear Parent/Carer DSTC to become a NUT FREE and AEROSOL FREE ZONE with immediate effect At DSTC we have a number of students who have severe, and in some cases, life-threatening allergies to nuts and/or aerosols. In particular for one of our students, if she comes into any contact with any type of nuts or […]