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Welcome to the Hessle Federation Website

Welcome to the Hessle Federation of Schools website. We hope you find it interesting and useful. The Hessle Federation comprises Penshurst Primary School and Hessle High School and Sixth Form College.

The partnership between the two schools aims to deliver continuous outstanding education for the children and families within the Hessle community and surrounding locality. Spread across three sites the Hessle Federation puts itself at the heart of the community, providing adult and family learning, support and facilities for the entire community, in addition to the school day.

OFSTED, the body that inspects and judges the quality of the education provided by all establishments in England and Wales is endeavouring to ensure that parents and perspective parents are easily able to access the information essential to assessing how an individual school matches the need of their child - we agree. Whilst no amount of information can replace a face to face visit, we hope you find the following information useful to you.

To help you find what you are looking for ....

If your child is aged 3-11, you will find the information you need about Penshurst Primary School in the top navigation menu

If your child is aged between 11-19 you need to be looking at the Hessle High School and Sixth Form in the top navigation menu

Additional information including PFA meetings, SEND Reports, Pupil Premium and School Accounts, the Headteacher's Report, Minutes of Governors Meetings and School Policies can be found via the Hessle Federation tab

Please contact a member of the Senior Leadership Team if we can be of any further assistance, or let us know if you found what you are looking for easily, or to comment on how we can improve our website.

Mrs S L Young
Executive Headteacher

Latest News

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Promising Debut for Penshurst Football Team

Promising Debut for Penshurst Football Team

On Thursday 16th October, Penshurst Primary football team entered the Local School Football Tournament, held at Kirk Ella St. Andrew’s Primary School.

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Penshurst Cross Country Squad Qualifies for Final at Bishop Burton

Penshurst Cross Country Squad Qualifies for Final at Bishop Burton

On Monday 13th October, at Carr Lane the KS2 cross country team took part in a competition against other local schools.

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EYFS Fundraiser

EYFS Fundraiser

On Thursday 9th October EYFS held their Autumn Fundraiser which was thoroughly enjoyed by all.

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Become a Governor

We currently have positions available for:

  • 2 Trustees
  • 2 Community Governors – Secondary and Sixth Form Local Boards

Are you interested in becoming a governor at The Hessle Federation? More info >

Letters to Hessle High School Parents

Read the latest letters to Hessle High school parents here.

Letters to Penshurst Primary School parents

Read the latest letters to Penshurst Primary school parents here.

Pupil Premium funding 2012-2013

View information on the use of Pupil Premium Funding 2012-13

Hessle High School Performance Tables

View the latest information from the Department of Education

Penshurst Primary School Performance Tables

View the latest information from the Department of Education

Hessle High School Ofsted report

View the latest Ofsted report

Penshurst Primary School Ofsted report

View the latest Ofsted report

Our Latest TweetsTwitter Feed

  • HessleHigh: Good Luck to all our recent Year 13 students as many of them depart for University's up and down the country this week-see you at Xmas

  • HessleHigh: Jono Lancaster-our guest speaker, was a real hit with students, parents and staff at the celebration event. A truest inspirational person.

  • HessleHigh: KS4 and KS5 Awards Evening this Thurs - excited to see who will win the main prizes - Congratulations to all those invited and their parents

  • HessleHigh: Hessle High School & Sixth Form College is proud to present an Exhibition of Art, Thurs 19 June 2014 6.30pm, Country Park Inn. All welcome.

  • HessleHigh: School will close for half term at 3pm on Thursday 13 Feb 2014 and reopen at 8.35am on Mon 24 Feb 2014

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