Abbs Cross Artsweek 2016 will take place on Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th and Friday 1st July. All year groups will be visiting theatres and engaged in exciting workshops on Wednesday and Thursday. Sports day is on Friday 1st July where all students will be representing their form groups competing for year group shields. More information…

Over the last week the year 7 Food Preparation and Nutrition students have been completing the practical session of their Bronze Award assessment, they have been extremely successful producing some high quality designs, here are just a few……

On 24th April 2016 I ran the mini London Marathon for Barking and Dagenham. I had to be at Becontree Leisure Centre at 6:30 am; an early start for me. I was entered for the U13 age category, which meant that my race started at 8:08 am. I was expected to finish the three mile…

The year nine rounders rally was on Tuesday, 21 June held at Sanders Drapers school. After a challenging pool round the year nines manage to reach the semi-finals against Albany who were finalists last season. We won that game and then faced Coopers Coborn school. After a closely contested game we unfortunately lost but the…

The Junior Music Festival is being held on Wednesday 22nd June 2016 at the Queen’s Theatre, Hornchurch. Performers will include the Junior Music Festival Band, AX Jnrs and multiple primary school choirs. Tickets can be purchased at the box office.

AX Dance and AX Jnrs has come to an end for another academic year.  They have been successful during so many events, internally and externally and have been officially labelled ‘the best in London’ at the London Youth Games, Copperbox Arena.  Miss Monaghan is thankful for all of the students hard work and so proud…

AX Jnrs were invited to the Big Dance at the Queen’s Theatre to perform their winning choreography ‘Burst’ and be part of learning, creating and performing Akram Khan’s choreography. The Akram Khan choreography is being shared worldwide as a celebration of the Big Dance Pledge performance day, Friday 20th May.  There are 44 countries involved…

Mrs Underwood and a number of Abbs Cross musicians from year 7 and 8 led the joint rehearsal for the Junior Music Festival which took place at Benhurst Primary on the morning of Weds 18th May. The rehearsal was a huge success seeing over 200 students from over 6 different schools taking part and singing…

Abbs Cross Pupils Complete RFU Coaching and Officiating Awards 37 Abbs Cross pupils have completed RFU Rugby Ready and Refereeing Level 1 courses. Boys and girls in Year 10 and 11 have developed excellent leadership skills and have become role models for their younger peers during rugby sessions.. Abbs Cross have seen excellent performances in…

AX Jnrs have been preparing their two performance numbers for the Big Dance on Friday 20th May.  The 15 students have been rehearsing Proud Mary and Rather Be, ensuring that the quality is high and the stardards are maintained.  All students are looking forward to the outdoor event at the Queen’s Theatre where they will…