Year 6 Open Evening 2021
We completely understand how important an Open Evening is to you and your child. It is your chance to get a feel for the academy, inspect the facilities and talk with students and staff. It gives you an opportunity to ask questions about key areas of interest and also about areas of concern. Our next Open Evening is on Tuesday 21st September 2021, however, this event is now fully booked.
ADDITIONAL Year 6 Open ` Day` Tours
If you have not been able to book a ticket for the Open Evening due to high demand, we are now offering extra day time tours on 11th and 18th October. You can book a tour for you and your Year 6 child by phoning the academy on 01476 410410. Timings of the tours during these dates are as follows:
Tour 1: 9.30am - 10.10am
Tour 2: 10.30am - 11.10am
Tour 3: 1.30pm - 2.10pm
Tour 4: 2.10pm - 3.10pm
These tours are for families who have not managed to book a ticket for the Year 6 Open Evening.
Frequently asked questions regarding the Year 6 Open Evening:
When is the next Open Evening at Ruskin? Tuesday 21st September 2021.
Who can attend? We are welcoming parents/carers and Year 6 children into the academy, however, this year you will need to book a ticket.
Do we need a ticket to attend? Parents/carers and Y6 children will only be able to attend if they book a ticket for the event - one ticket per person (including 1 for each child attending). Unfortunately, if you do not have a ticket you will not be able to participate in the Open Evening, however, instead we would encourage you to look at the video links below, including the 360° Virtual tour of the building.
Where do I go when I arrive at the academy on Tuesday 21st September 2021? Please go straight to Ruskin Main Reception, via the front gates (not the back track) and you will be welcomed by Senior Leaders, Ruskin Admin staff and Sixth Formers. The back track will not be open.
Apart from staggering the arrival of parents and children, what other safety measures have you put in to place regarding Covid?
- The Academy recommends the wearing of face masks/face coverings due to the large number of visitors expected on site.
- We strongly advise that a lateral flow test is taken prior to visiting the academy.
- A Virtual Open Day is available for anyone who does not wish to come into the academy or is unable to get a suitable time slot via the booking system. This includes various short videos to help you get a taste of what Ruskin is all about. It also includes a virtual 360° tour of the academy. Please see below.
* Should government guidance and Covid restrictions change, we will revert to an online Virtual Open Evening and will notify tickets holders via social media.
In order to see the Virtual 360° tour of the academy, you will need to open it with Google Chrome.