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What to Bring

What to bring

Success at Smithills begins with having the right equipment. The minimum expected equipment students need each day is:

Pen, pencil, ruler, rubber

Your student planner

Pocket dictionary

Basic calculator, compass, protractor

A school bag


You should also plan for days when specialist equipment is needed for lessons such as PE or Technology.

What not to bring

Mobile Phones *


MP3 Players *

Mobile phones should not be brought to school. If they are, they should remain switched off at the bottom of your bag. If a mobile phone is seen by a member of staff at any time throughout the school day IT WILL BE CONFISCATED and will only be returned to parents after a minimum of 24 hours notice.