Each student upon arrival at Sir William Robertson Academy is placed into a Base Group from one of the four Houses. They will remain in this base group and house until they leave. We run a horizontal base group system in which each group contains a mix of students from one year group. Base time is used to deliver the SEAL (Social and Emotional Aspects of Learning) programme. This is a highly regarded national initiative which many schools have used to improve the learning skills and emotional well-being of their pupils. The Base Tutor should be your first point of contact for any issues you may wish to discuss with the school concerning your child.
The school day is structured as follows: