Within the month of June our students took part in the following activities: –

Students in Years 7-11 received PSCHE lessons on the topics of:

  • Year 7 – Healthy eating, Hygiene, Sports week
  • Year 8 – Cultural diversity, Your opinions, Healthy Lifestyles, Sports week
  • Year 9 – Cultural diversity, Women in society, You and your feelings, Sports week
  • Year 10 – Cultural diversity, Time management, What is fake news?, Responsibility

 

Sporting Events

  • Abbs Cross won against Bower Park in the Year 9 cricket.
  • The PE department ran well-attended rounders events for Years 7-10.
  • After a successful Year 7 athletics trials Joel Hutton and Katie Ennis

 

Pupils took part in several events, including:

  • Year 11 finished their GCSE examinations this month. We wish them every success in the next stage of their lives, and look forward to seeing them on Results Day.
  • In addition, the Year 11 Prom was a great success, with over 150 pupils attending and saying their farewells to Abbs Cross.
  • 34 Year 9 pupils spent a day at Havering College learning about the applications of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. They took part in programming robots, virtual reality, and design tasks.
  • The incoming Year 7 pupils had their induction day. The pupils took part in science experiments, a maths investigation and took part in taster sessions for art, French, and humanities. Their day finished with a performance from current Abbs Cross students.

Within the month of May our students took part in the following activities: –

Students in Years 7-11 received PSCHE lessons on the topics of:

  • Year 7 – Anger Management, Racism and Diversity, Racism
  • Year 8 – Sexting, Mental Health Awareness, Cultural Diversity
  • Year 9 – Mental Health, Cultural Diversity
  • Year 10 – Forced Marriage, Mental Health Awareness, Cultural Diversity
  • Year 11 – Targeted Revision, Mental Health Awareness, Cultural Diversity

Assemblies covered:

  • Year 7 – Heroes
  • Year 9 – Heroes
  • Year 10 – Heroes

Pupils took part in several events, including:

  • Sir David Carter, The National Schools Commissioner visited and had a tour of the school on the 4th of May as part of a day in residence. He was highly impressed by staff and pupils.
  • Volunteers took part in a Food Bank Visit. 12 students in Year 10 helped Shelter with their charitable work in the local community.
  • 33 Year 10 pupils studying Business Studies spent 3 nights in New York visiting sights including The UN, The Wall Street Stock Exchange, The Statue of Liberty, and Broadway to see School of Rock.
  • History students took part in a Jack the Ripper tour around London.

Within the month of April our students took part in the following activities: –

Students in Years 7-11 received PSCHE lessons on the topics of:

  • Year 7 – Peer Pressure, Friendships
  • Year 8 – Respect, FGM
  • Year 9 – St George and Shakespeare, Stereotypes
  • Year 10 – Mental Health, UK Government
  • Year 11 – Mental Health, Revision

Assemblies covered:

  • Year 7 – Peer Pressure, Speak Out Presentations
  • Year 8 – Peer Pressure, Speak Out Presentations
  • Year 9 – Speak Out Presentations
  • Year 10 – Peer Pressure,
  • Year 11 – Peer Pressure, Speak Out Presentations

Pupils took part in several events, including:

  • Year 10 Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge. Aaron Osas-Maxwell and Maisie Norris represented Abbs Cross at the Havering finals, with Chloe Archer and Chay Connolly also presenting to all year groups in assemblies.
  • Year 10 saw a live streamed broadcast of Macbeth.

Sporting Events:

  • U16 Football made it through to the Borough Finals.