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The Hive

‘The Hive’ is a separate building on the Meadow Lane schools campus and was originally our caretaker's house. The school received a grant from North West Leicestershire council in order to renovate the building.

The building has now been renovated into a community centre for current students, parents and the surrounding communities.

Castle Rock High School have been in talks with many agencies; the local police, Go Learn providers, Voluntary Action Leicestershire and the local IMPACT team who are going to be leading courses/workshops for the local community at ‘The Hive’, which you can see listed below.

The building is also used by our Care and Guidance Team and our Mental Health Lead Practitioner as a meeting place to chat with parents and outside agencies, by our students for masterclasses, outdoor learning and extra curricular activities and by our staff as a CPD hub.

Hive News

A new programme of events will be published here at the start of the 2017-18 academic year.

Community Events - 2016/17

  • E-safety course for parents - every Monday 10.30-11.15am
    A chance for you to find out how to keep your child safe online.
  • Cuppa with a Copper - 5-7pm, every first Thursday of the month
    This is your chance to meet and talk to local beat officers in your area about any concerns or things you would like to see happen/change in your community.
  • Helping your child succeed
    A chance to meet with Mrs Foxon and her team to learn about the work we are doing to help your children succeed and to also discover strategies you could use to help your child further at home.
  • Neighbourhood Action Group Meetings
    Every 4 weeks, Thursdays at 1pm.
  • Teenage Toolbox
    Visit us at The Hive with your 11-14 year old, where we'll be looking at issues such as Positive Behaviour, Internet Safety, Staying Healthy and Tackling Homework. Starting on Wednesay 3rd May 4.00-5.30pm.

We do hope that you will make use of our new facility. If you would like to suggest any courses or activities that you would like to see running at ‘The Hive’ please contact Mrs L Raynor at or contact the school on 01530 834368. ‘The Hive’ is situated next to Forest Way School. Please use the Forest Way School entrance off Warren Hills Road. Parking is available outside of the building.