Open Evening for Year 7 intake September 2019 will be held 6pm – 8pm on Thursday 11 October 2018
Congratulations to all of Notley High and Braintree Sixth Form students from Year 11 2017-18, who are collecting their GCSE results today. We are delighted to see the continued improvement in the achievements made by students at the school again this year, and are particularly pleased to see so many students making such good progress from their individual starting points, at every level.
On his way to school one morning last term, Alfie was waiting for his friend to finish getting ready, when his friend had an epileptic seizure, falling to the floor cutting his chin wide open in the process.
We are delighted to announce that the Head Boy and Head Girl have been appointed this week. Kieran Cockayne and Naa Odotei will lead the team of prefects and senior students next year - congratulations to both of them.
As we reach the last half term of the school year and a time when a number of students will be seeking to work during the summer holiday, a reminder of the regulations regarding children in employment:
Edward was nominated for the award by a member of our SLT, for his fundraising efforts during the Summer Term for Great Ormond Street Hospital.
On Sunday 22 April 2018, three members of staff took part in the London Marathon. Paul Ellis, Jo Morton-Brown and Christine Wager ran the 26.2 mile course in record temperatures of 24c.
Marty was nominated for the Jack Petchey award by his peers, for being a hard-working, intelligent, optimistic and cheerful person, who is always up for a laugh and always gets involved despite his visual impairment (Marty is registered blind).
Open Evening for Year 12 intake September 2019 will be held 6pm – 8pm on Wednesday 7 November 2018.
Today Braintree Sixth Form is celebrating some very strong A level results which reflect the continued efforts of students and staff over the duration of their courses. Over 94% of all grades were achieved at A*-E grades, with 39% of the results being the highest grades of A*-B which is an improvement on last year’s figure of 34%.
In June, students from Year 9 and 10 who have taken part in The Scholars Programme this year were invited to London for their graduation ceremony.
We are holding a briefing session for parents and carers of students in Year 12 to hear about the UCAS process and explore other progression routes, from 6.00-7.30pm in Braintree Arts Theatre on Tuesday 19 June 2018.
Following a selection process earlier this year, a number of Notley High and Braintree Sixth Form students were selected to attend the 24th World Scout Jamboree, which will take place in West Virginia, USA, in the summer of 2019.
Lauren was nominated for the award by her parents as well as three members of staff, for developing a tenacious attitude to everything she does.
The morning started in a way people did not expect… well half of us anyway (including me), with around ten of us sitting in our usual classroom, vaguely aware of Sam la Rose’s visit but unsure when and where it exactly was supposed to occur.
This morning, Year 10 Child Development students were given the fantastic opportunity to hear from two midwives, Claire Hooks and Sara Smith, from Anglia Ruskin University.
Year 7 intake September 2019 – tours of the school will take place from 9am – 10am each weekday morning during the week commencing Monday 15 October 2018. If you would like to book a tour, please contact campus reception on 01376 556300.
All the photos from this year's Year 11 Prom and the order form are now available online.
The Handbook for Parents and Carers 2018-2019 is now available to download.
DITTO E-safety Magazine - Edition 13 June 2018 is now available to download.
Oliver was nominated for the award by a member of our SLT, for his fundraising efforts during the Summer Term for Great Ormond Street Hospital.
On Wednesday 25 April, two of our year 10 students - Melissa Forrester and Kayleigh Cutmore - took park in the Jack Petchey Speak Out Regional Final, at Ramsey Academy.
Charlie was nominated for the Jack Petchey award by his form tutor. Charlie performed The Last Post in Acts of Remembrance in Halstead in November 2017 also in his home village of Rayne.
As part of Parks Assembly this morning we were delighted to celebrate Mr Ken Coe’s 80th birthday. Ken has been part of the school’s cleaning team for 10 years and in that time has become a much loved and respected member of the school community.