Christmas Lunch

Friday, 15 November 2019.

Christmas Lunch

Our Senior Leadership Team will be serving Christmas lunch in the dining hall and Café6 for staff and students on Wednesday 18 December 2019. This year’s Christmas lunch will cost £2.50 for the main meal and £1.00 for dessert.

Unite our Communities Assembly

Friday, 15 November 2019.

Unite our Communities Assembly

On Monday 11 November 2019 and Tuesday 12 November 2019 all students in Years 7 – 13 attended a presentation delivered by Colchester United Football in the Community.

Iceland 2019

Tuesday, 12 November 2019.

Iceland 2019

On 24 October 2019, 27 students travelled to Iceland for a once in a lifetime trip to explore the area surrounding Reykjavik to include the famous Golden Circle and South Shore tours and also to visit the remote and desolate Reykjavik Peninsula.

Battlefields Trip 2019

Tuesday, 12 November 2019.

Battlefields Trip 2019

Our annual Year 9 trip to World War One sites of interest in Belgium took place on Friday 8 November 2019, beginning with a 4am departure for 100 students and 8 staff.

Clearance PE Kit for Sale

Friday, 08 November 2019.

Clearance PE Kit for Sale

We have a supply of clearance PE kit for sale, at a reduced price, available on a first come, first served basis. The items for sale are a fleece ¼ zip and polo shirts.

Future Forward Event

Monday, 28 October 2019.

Future Forward Event

The University of Essex, Colchester Campus are hosting a free event for parents and carers in Essex to help give advice about preparing teenagers for their futures.

Knitting and Stitching Show

Friday, 11 October 2019.

Knitting and Stitching Show

Report by Jessica Long

On Thursday 10 October 2019, I visited the Knitting and Stitching Show at Alexandra Palace, London. I had visited the show previously, so I knew what to expect. 

Deadly Distraction – Year 7 Road Safety Play

Tuesday, 08 October 2019.

Deadly Distraction – Year 7 Road Safety Play

Year 7 students watched a road safety play on Monday 7 October 2019. This was part of Safer Essex Roads Partnership’s (SERP) road safety programme and is delivered to highlight key road safety messages at a time when students will be making independent journeys.

EPQ Workshop - 25 September 2019

Friday, 27 September 2019.

EPQ Workshop - 25 September 2019

A representative from the University of Southampton visited Braintree Sixth Form on 25 September 2019, to provide key skills workshops for the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) candidates.

Year 12 Art Trip

Friday, 27 September 2019.

Image by Waid1995 from Pixabay

On Thursday 26 September 2019, Year 12 Art students visited the Natural History Museum to collect images and make observational drawings to help develop ideas for their natural forms project.

Frantic Assembly Workshop

Thursday, 26 September 2019.

Frantic Assembly Workshop

Hi, I'm Mollie your fellow friendly GCSE Drama student. For my GCSE performance, my group chose to do a physical theatre play, and multiple other GCSE groups have also chosen this style.

Which Way Next?

Monday, 16 September 2019.

Which Way Next?

Please find below a list of open days/evenings for Colleges and Sixth Forms for current Year 11 students and their parents/carers.

GCSE Results 2019

Thursday, 22 August 2019.

GCSE Results 2019

Well Done to the Year 11 students of 2018-2019 from Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form, who are collecting their GCSE results today. 

Braintree Sixth Form A Level Results Success!

Thursday, 15 August 2019.

Braintree Sixth Form A Level Results Success!

Many congratulations to students from Braintree Sixth Form who have received their A Level results this morning. Almost every student has completed their studies with grades that will secure a place in higher education if that is what they wish.

New Directions Careers Advice

Wednesday, 10 July 2019.

New Directions Careers Advice

Directions IAG Ltd is an independent Careers Information, Advice and Guidance Company. They provide impartial careers guidance services to schools, academies and colleges and are recognised as one of the leading providers within Essex. 

Year 7 Orienteering

Tuesday, 09 July 2019.

Year 7 Orienteering

In July 2019, thirty Year 7 students had the opportunity to attend an orienteering event held at Maldon Promenade Park.

Year 13 Leavers' Farewell

Tuesday, 09 July 2019.

Year 13 Leavers' Farewell

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.

Year 12 Law Trip to Chelmsford Crown Court

Tuesday, 02 July 2019.

Year 12 Law Trip to Chelmsford Crown Court

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.