Current Ofsted Inspection Report

Current Ofsted Inspection Report

Overall effectiveness Good The quality of education Good Behaviour and attitudes Good Personal development Good Leadership and management Good Early years provision Good Does the school meet the independent school standards?    Yes Download the report: 11th February...

Remembrance Week 2021

Remembrance Week 2021

While most of the seniors were away on their trips to London pupils still at the school had the privilege of going over to Takeley War Memorial to Remember the lives lost in the Two World Wars. The Juniors were able to pin their poems to the memorial wall on the...

Lower Senior trip to the Science Museum and Dickens Museum

Lower Senior trip to the Science Museum and Dickens Museum

We started our journey from Bishop's Stortford station to the Science Museum.  Once we had arrived at South Kensington we took a stroll through the tunnel and went out to the front of the Natural History Museum where we had 2 minutes silence at 11:00 for Remembrance...

Boat trip between the two Tate Galleries, a GCSE Art trip.

Boat trip between the two Tate Galleries, a GCSE Art trip.

On 11th November Upper Senior Art students took a train from Bishop's Stortford to Liverpool Street and then on to Westminster. As they walked past Westminster Abbey, they stopped on the street to observe the 11am two-minute silence for Remembrance Day. It was a...

Encouraging the love of reading

Encouraging the love of reading

Encouraging, nurturing, and supporting a love of books and reading for pleasure can increase empathy, reduce the symptoms of depression, improve relationships with others and improve wellbeing throughout life. We are trying to ensure that our school library reflects...

The Juniors went to the zoo.

The Juniors visited Colchester Zoo in family week. We had a lovely day wandering around and spotting lots of different animals as well as learning from one of the keepers about how we are affecting the earth and what we can do to make it a better place. Everyone...

Field Trip to Stratford

Field Trip to Stratford

"Fieldwork is an essential ingredient of geography because it provides a 'real-world' opportunity for students to develop and extend their geographical thinking; it adds value to classroom experiences" (Geographical Association www.geography.org.uk) With this in mind,...

Junior Poetry Trip

Junior Poetry Trip

The Junior Poetry Inspiration Trip was a great success. The weather was fair, the riverside walk, bubbling stream and golden rape field were exhilarating and the children were inspired.  The magical garden    I walk into the magical garden of nature, and I can see ...

Flitch Way Presentation

Flitch Way Presentation

The Upper juniors have been studying the Stortford to Braintree Railway (now The Flitch Way) for their local history topic. A Victorian gentleman, by name of Charles Wall, has been writing to us by means of a Time Travel Box! Living in 1860, just before the railway...

Dominoes

Dominoes

The Lower Juniors enjoyed playing dominoes this morning. They practised their maths skills by adding up the left-over dominoes.

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