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Head’s Half Termly Update

Head’s Half Termly Update - 20th July 2022

Summer Term 2 – July 2022 Dear Parents/Carers, We are now at the end of the summer term which also signals the end of the academic year 21-22. Overall, it has been a challenging but equally positive year which also presented us with a ...READ MORE

AMSI Summer Radio Show

AMSI Summer Radio Show - 20th July 2022

Have a great summer everyone! Enjoy the break everyone and stay safe. ...READ MORE

Cultural Week

Cultural Week - 19th July 2022

Many thanks go to the Student Council who were heavily involved in the design of the AMSI ‘Cultural Week’ (4th July 2022- 8th July 2022) and they supported staff to organise the festivities. It was a huge success! AMSI staff and student ...READ MORE

Year 6 Transition Activities: 'The Unmorrow Curse'

Year 6 Transition Activities: ‘The Unmorrow Curse’ - 19th July 2022

If you are enjoying reading your copy of ‘The Unmorrow Curse,’ why not have a go at completing some of the activities in this pack?  Tasks include: making your own Nordic Rune Stones, drawing the Gods and imagining what it mig ...READ MORE

Extreme Weather Update

Extreme Weather Update - 18th July 2022

Dear Parents and Carers, Due to unacceptable temperature levels in the school building and our limited capacity to move students to cooler spaces, we will release students from the school site to work remotely from 11:30 for KS4 and 11:45 f ...READ MORE

Extreme Weather

Extreme Weather - 17th July 2022

With the extreme weather we are anticipating, we have and will be putting the following contingencies in place: students do not need to wear ties, jumpers or blazers to school and are allowed to wear hats. students should bring water bottle ...READ MORE

Last Day of Summer Term - 14th July 2022

Parents and Carers are reminded that the school term ends on Wednesday 20th July. The last day will be our Sports and Games Day. Students should wear their PE kit, bring water, sunscreen and ideally a hat!  All students will then be dismi ...READ MORE

Musician of the Week

Musician of the Week - 08th July 2022

For ‘Musician of the Week’ this week, in a slight change to the advertised feature, we are showcasing one of our incredibly talented YR7 musicians. After Kacper and May’s incredible performance last week of ‘Bohemian Rhapsody ...READ MORE

Year 11 Leavers 2022

Year 11 Leavers 2022 - 05th July 2022

Teaching & Learning Form Dear Students, Please complete the Teaching & Learning Google form from the link below.  You will need to use your school email address.  Please be honest and frank with your responses and do ...READ MORE

Musician of the Week

Musician of the Week - 01st July 2022

For ‘Musician of the Week’ this week we are showcasing two of our incredibly talented musicians.  After Aqua’s amazing ‘Push 2’ performance last week, our two ‘Musicians of the Week’ this week, have recorded a fan ...READ MORE

AMSI’S Green Helpers Club

AMSI’S Green Helpers Club - 28th June 2022

WE NEED YOUR HELP TO IMPROVE THE GREEN SPACES AROUND OUR SCHOOL! The aim of our club is to promote the importance of environmental education in our school, our local community and nationally. We are doing this by learning how to action eco- ...READ MORE

Musician of the Week

Musician of the Week - 24th June 2022

For ‘Musician of the Week’ this week we are showcasing one of our fantastic YR10 GCSE musicians.  After last week’s amazing performance of ‘Don’t Know Why’ by Maria,&nbs ...READ MORE

Strikes by rail unions - Tuesday 21st June 2022

Strikes by rail unions – Tuesday 21st June 2022 - 17th June 2022

Dear Parent/Carer As you will be aware, the rail unions are taking industrial action next week with the greatest impact being felt on Tuesday 21st June because both the tube and the rail network will have severe disruption. This will impact ...READ MORE

Attendence & Punctuality

Attendence & Punctuality - 17th June 2022

Dear Parents and Carers,  I am writing to inform you of a few changes that we will be trialling in the summer term with regards to behaviour and attendance ahead of the new school year in September.  I am sure you will agree that ...READ MORE

Musician of the Week

Musician of the Week - 17th June 2022

For ‘Musician of the Week’ this week we are showcasing one of our incredible YR9 musicians.  After last week’s amazing performance by Shantae of her own song, ‘End Up Fine‘, our ‘Musician of th ...READ MORE

Musician of the Week

Musician of the Week - 10th June 2022

For ‘Musician of the Week’ this week we are showcasing one of our incredibly talented Year 7 musicians.  After last week’s amazing ensemble performance of the Red Hot Chilli Peppers classic ‘Dani California’, our & ...READ MORE

Head's Half-Termly Update May 2022

Head’s Half-Termly Update May 2022 - 27th May 2022

Open full page to access links Previous Head’s Updates Head’s Half-Termly Update April 2022 Head’s Half-Termly Update February 2022 Head’s Half-Termly Update December 2021 Head’s Half-Termly Update October 2021 ...READ MORE

Musician of the Week

Musician of the Week - 27th May 2022

For ‘Musician of the Week’ this week we are showcasing five of our incredibly talented musicians.  After Oliver’s fantastic opening week performance of ‘Mr Blue Sky’, our ‘Musicians of the Week& ...READ MORE

NEW Piano teacher joins us at AMSI

NEW Piano teacher joins us at AMSI - 20th May 2022

Piano lessons at AMSI have, for many years, been incredibly popular and, as a result, we have some excellent pianists in our school community.  In order that more students can benefit from the outstanding piano lessons on offer we have ap ...READ MORE

Musician of the Week

Musician of the Week - 19th May 2022

Welcome to ‘Musician of the week’, our brand new weekly celebration, showcasing our incredibly talented musicians.  Each week we will feature a different student or group of students who have performed or created something rea ...READ MORE

AMSI Website Improvements

AMSI Website Improvements - 21st April 2022

Dear Parents/Carers, We are in the process of updating and making our school website more user friendly. As an information tool for parents/carers, staff and students, it would be incredibly useful if you could help us in the decision makin ...READ MORE

Head's Half-Termly Update April 2022

Head’s Half-Termly Update April 2022 - 01st April 2022

Open full page to access links Previous Head’s Updates Head’s Half-Termly Update February 2022 Head’s Half-Termly Update December 2021 Head’s Half-Termly Update October 2021 ...READ MORE

Easter Radio Show

Easter Radio Show - 01st April 2022

Enjoy the break everyone and stay safe. Happy Easter and Ramadan Mubarak. ...READ MORE

Ramadan

Ramadan - 01st April 2022

“O You who believe, fasting is prescribed for you, as it was prescribed for those before you, so that you may be mindful of God.” (Quran 2:183) Ramadan marks the start of the 9th month of the Islamic calendar and involves healthy, able ...READ MORE

Early Finish This Friday

Early Finish This Friday - 28th March 2022

Parents and Carers are reminded that the school term ends on Friday 01 April. On this day, KS3 students will finish at 11.45, and KS4 students will finish at 12.35. Free Schools Meals will be available for students to takeaway. We wish ...READ MORE

Arsenal Tickets

Arsenal Tickets - 21st March 2022

We are grateful to our friends at Arsenal who have supplied us with tickets for Arsenal Womens UEFA Champions League tie against VFB Wolfsburg at the the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday 23 March. We have 40 or so to give away in pairs or 4 ...READ MORE

Eat. Sleep. Revise. Repeat

Eat. Sleep. Revise. Repeat - 11th March 2022

With summer examinations fast approaching, we know that many parents/guardians also feel the pressure. Here are our top tips for parents on how to help young learners during exam season. Revision revulsion Young learners need to understand ...READ MORE

AMSI Valentine's Radio Show 2022

AMSI Valentine’s Radio Show 2022 - 11th February 2022

Happy Valentine’s Day From Arts & Media School Islington ...READ MORE

Options Evening Thursday 24th February 2022

Options Evening Thursday 24th February 2022 - 10th February 2022

Ahead of the event, please watch the video presentation on the overall process, careers information, advice and guidance and the specific subject information. The live event will consist of a brief presentation from key staff followed by li ...READ MORE

AMSI Students Excel  in Jazz Workshop With Nikki Yeoh

AMSI Students Excel in Jazz Workshop With Nikki Yeoh - 09th February 2022

On Tuesday 18th January two groups of AMSI student musicians were fortunate enough to be involved in a fantastic Jazz workshop with Nikki Yeoh (Piano), Binker Golding (Sax), Chelsea Carmichael (Sax), Michael Mondesir (Bass) and Rod You ...READ MORE

Year 9 Options Process 2021/22

Year 9 Options Process 2021/22 - 02nd February 2022

Options Process Explained To keep you informed about this important year for the Year 9 students, we have compiled a list of key dates relating to the options process. Options Assemblies 2021/22 Students will have assemblies from January 5t ...READ MORE

The Young Songwriter 2022 Competition

The Young Songwriter 2022 Competition - 02nd February 2022

The Song Academy Young Songwriter 2022 competition is open for entries from the 1st February to the 31st March, from young people around the world aged 8-18. It’s a golden opportunity for your pupils who are already writing songs to get t ...READ MORE

AMSI Newsletter

AMSI Newsletter - 24th January 2022

We are delighted to announce the publication of our latest newsletter: After a break, due to the disruption to the normal school day from the pandemic, the newsletter is back! Produced termly, it provides both an informative, as well a ...READ MORE

Problem Solving in Maths: Free Webinar

Problem Solving in Maths: Free Webinar - 20th January 2022

Eedi would like to announce that they are back with a free webinar aimed at parents. After many requests the focus is on problem solving. Rachel, at Eedi, uses a combination of research and her own experience to describe the issues stude ...READ MORE

My Voice and Me

My Voice and Me - 18th January 2022

‘My Voice and Me’ with Jermaine Jackman and Bad Lay-Dee starts on Tuesday next week (14:15-15:45)! This is a creative project exploring singing, rapping, storytelling and poetry for YR7 students. Any students wanting to sign up ...READ MORE

Facemasks in School

Facemasks in School - 04th January 2022

Dear Parents, Carers and Students, Happy New Year. We hope that you had a restful break, and managed to stay safe. In line with government guidance, students will be required to wear facemasks in all indoor spaces, including classrooms. T ...READ MORE

AMSI Christmas Radio Show 2021

AMSI Christmas Radio Show 2021 - 15th December 2021

Many thanks to our student Radio DJs and performers: Craig, Arthur, Charlie, Guiliarose, Maria, Yassir, Luna, Erin, Elvija, Patricia, Carmen, Averlynne and Juliana. ...READ MORE