School Uniform and Piercings.

Thank you to all parents and carers who continue to support our uniform policy. Generally learners at Darton College look incredibly smart. The senior leadership team and I have recently reviewed our behavior policy, it remains largely unchanged but we have made the guidance on piercings more explicit. Piercings Students are only permitted to wear […]

Year 7 Up-date

Due to the timing of the Transition Parents Evening which was held on Tuesday 15th July and the positive feedback that we received the decision has been taken to indefinitely postpone this year’s Year 7 Settling in Evening. Thank you to all parents and students who supported the Family and Community Open Day which was […]

Internship Programme

During the 2014 summer holiday period thirty students from Darton College and other schools across the area, took part in a two week Internship programme organised by Barnsley Area North Council and run by C & K Careers. This involved students undertaking a week in employability workshops, where they were required to produce CV’s, personal […]

Individual Student Photographs

Tempest Photography will be in school on Wednesday 10th September to take individual students photographs for Years 7, 8, 9 & 10. Year 11 students will not have their photographs taken on this occasion but will have a group leavers photograph and their individual photograph taken on 25th March 2015.

Welcome Back

Welcome back. I hope you’ve enjoyed the summer break, it has certainly been a busy one here at Darton. Overall our GCSE results were disappointing with a drop in our A*-C including English and Maths to 46%. We saw a significant decline in the number of learners achieving a grade C or above in maths […]