We wish all of our students and their families an enjoyable and relaxing summer holiday. Please see below for details regarding exam results and the new term.
On Friday 12 July, the Science Faculty hosted a twilight training workshop run by Dr Rizwana Alvi from the Royal Society of Chemistry.
In July 2019, thirty Year 7 students had the opportunity to attend an orienteering event held at Maldon Promenade Park.
On Monday 24 June 2019, all Year 7 students went on a trip to The College at Braintree to experience activities within different job sectors to have an idea of what we might like to do.
Campus Reception will be closed from Wednesday 24 July 2019 until Monday 12 August 2019.
Another successful trip to the north of France. 50 Year 7 students and 4 members of staff (Mrs Harris, Miss Duncan, Miss Marboeuf and Mr de Gea) embarked on a day trip to Boulogne-Sur-Mer, France.
Nominated by two members of staff: Jessica has been a student librarian since the end of Year 7 and she is still as enthusiastic as ever.
Caitlin Whittaker, Olivia Tubbs and Harry Barnes play for Braintree Basketball Club and they have helped lead the charge for Essex junior sides to claim honours at the East Inter-Counties Under-13 and Under-15 tournaments.
The ski trip to Austria in February 2020 has now been officially signed off and is going ahead!
Starting on GCSE results day, Colchester Institute will be hosting advice days as an opportunity for students to explore the options available if they are still undecided on their chosen post 16 pathway.
On Tuesday 2 July 2019, we said goodbye to our Year 13 leavers in style. Students arrived at Fennes in Bocking from 6.30pm and were greeted by many members of staff as well as a welcoming mocktail.
The Year 12 Law trip to Chelmsford Crown Court was a fantastic opportunity for students to observe how the curriculum that they have studied this year is utilised in everyday life in the role of barristers and judges.
Throughout the summer, all Year 9 PDT classes have taken part in the Essex County Fire and Rescue Service’s'Healthy Relationships programme.
On Thursday 24 May 2019, the Modern Foreign Languages Faculty took 49 students to Normandy.
Steve Ewers from T J Evers Ltd. was our second guest to visit as part of the ECTA Lunch and Learn scheme.
On Monday 3 June 2019, Colchester United Football in the Community delivered their presentation ‘United Against Knife Crime’ to all year groups.
Some of our Year 7 students were invited to become Challenge Champions this year.
Congratulations to Teddy Thomas, Thomas Hemingway and Corey Latchford who all achieved a merit in the UKMT Pink Kangaroo Maths Challenge.
As we approach the end of the academic year, we would like to take the opportunity to capture parent/carer feedback as part of our whole school evaluation process.
46 students have achieved certificates in the Maths Challenges this year with four students through to the next round.
In June 2019, Year 12 students took part in a range of activities to start the process of applying for university courses, apprenticeships, or starting a career during the Braintree Sixth Form Destinations Launch Week.
This year's Year 11 Prom, held at Boreham House, proved to be a lovely way to say goodbye and good luck to many of our Year 11 students.
The school’s careers advisor, Jane Cure from Directions, addressed Year 7 and 8 students in two assemblies this week.
Fifty Year 10 students and five staff members set out from London Stansted airport on Friday 17 May 2019, to embark on a long weekend away in the beautiful Polish city of Krakow.