Frequently Asked Questions
Who is the South Nottingham Catholic Academy Trust (SNCAT)?
The South Nottingham Catholic Academy Trust is the organisation that oversees the running of The Becket School. The Trust is made up of five catholic schools, Blessed Robert Widmerpool, Our Lady and St Edwards, St Edmund Campion, St Patrick’s and The Becket School.
How do I contact the school?
You can call the school directly on 0115 982 4280 or you can contact the specific teacher on our staff pages.
What do I do if my child is ill and unable to attend school?
If your child is unable to attend school due to ill health, the quickest method of contact is to call 0115 982 4280 and select option 2.
Can I arrange time off school for my child to go on holiday?
The school does not authorise any leave of absence during term time unless there is exceptional circumstances. Further details of the schools procedure are detailed in our attendance policy.
When are the dates for next year’s school holidays?
Do the school provide transport to and from school?
Please visit the school transport information page for further details, timetables and routes.
Where can I buy my child’s school uniform?
You can buy uniform direct from the school, from Schoolwear Solutions or from John Lewis. Visit the Uniform page of our website for further details.
Are there any extra-curricular activities my child can participate in?
Yes, we offer a range of different activities; please visit our page on extra-curricular activities for further details.
Can we hire the school’s facilities?
Yes, all of our facilities are available to hire, for more information please visit the Hire our Facilities page of the website.