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...

Anglo Saxons

Anglo Saxons

The Juniors have an exciting term studying the Anglo-Saxons. Putting themselves in the shoes of Anglo-Saxon settlers, the Upper Juniors have chosen the best site for their village and have built houses, choosing their materials and construction techniques and making...

Careers and Geography for a Life in Today’s UK

Careers and Geography for a Life in Today’s UK

On 5th February, year 9 and Year 10 visited Aerozone, the educational facility at Stansted Airport. They travelled to and from Aerozone using public transport - a bus from Takeley to the airport and a bus from the terminal to the Aerozone building. Pupils were given...

Anglo-Saxon experience day at Braintree museum.

Anglo-Saxon experience day at Braintree museum.

The juniors recently enjoyed an Anglo-Saxon experience day at Braintree museum. They learned to write in old English runes, and heard the story of Beowulf. The most exciting part of the day (when the staff got to join in with the fun) was the re-enactment of the...

Visit to the Tates and a Trip on the River

Visit to the Tates and a Trip on the River

On 27th January KS4 pupils visited the Tate Galleries in London. Pupils were taken via public transport to the Tate Britain, London. After this, the group took a boat down the Thames river to the Tate Modern.     Pupils were to find art in both galleries...

Kidzania and Careers

Kidzania and Careers

On 22nd January 2020 pupils visited Kidzania in London. Pupils were given a sum of money as they entered Kidzania. They had the opportunity to earn more 'kidzos' by working or spend it, either in training ie to become a pilot or vet, or on activities ie the Nintendo...

European Culture Day

European Culture Day

With so much talk about our countries' future in Europe, on the day of the general election we held a European Culture day. The juniors have been doing a topic on Europe and invited the rest of the school to be part of the day. Pupils and staff made tickets containing...

Seniors RS Mosque Trip

Seniors RS Mosque Trip

On Thursday 28th November our year 8 RS class enjoyed a visit to Chelmsford Mosque.  The students were welcomed by a member of the Mosque and, following a presentation about Islam, were given a tour of the prayer rooms, the education facility and the washroom.  Pupils...

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