On the morning of Friday 17th November we were very pleased to welcome a visit to the School from our local MP, the Honourable Julia Lopez. Julia spent over two hours with us, meeting with our Headteacher Mrs Jethwa, and a number of staff. Of course our students were thrilled to meet our local MP as well,…

The Year 11 football team continued their impressive run in the County Cup beating Royal Docks 4-3. They now move into the last 16 with an away tie at Rokeby school in Newham. Scorers were George Baker, Will Medlock (2) and Sam Cottee. Mr Griffen

The Dance Off took place on Wednesday 16th November, in the Thornton Hall.  Elyse Byott, Luke Coventry, Olivia Rungay and Katie Vine (all members of the year 11 Music BTEC team), planned and organised this event, as part of their GCSE course. The event was a sell-out and the atmosphere was fantastic.   AX Dance Company…

At the start of the academic year, students in year 7 went to Stubbers, an outdoor activity centre in Upminster. The day was filled with a range of activities which enabled the students to enhance their team-building skills, communication and try activities which they may not of tried before. It was an enjoyable day out…

Year 11 continued their run in the County cup by beating William Edwards (Grays) 5-4 on penalties after drawing 2-2 at the end of extra time. The boys again showed their determination and resilience to keep going after twice going a goal down. Jamie Kiddell, who is captain, calmly stepped up a scored the winning inner penalty. It…

Within the month of October our students took part in the following activities: – Students in Years 7-11 received PSCHE lessons on the topics of: Year 7 – Social Media Safety, Respect, British Law Year 8 – Community, Puberty, Social Media Safety Year 9 – Personal Space, Racism, Cyberbullying Year 10 – British Institutions, Radicalisation,…