The Staff Panto - Oh No Yes It Is!!

Monday, 19 December 2016.
Thank you very much to our students and staff who rushed to buy tickets for the staff pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, which was held at lunchtime today.

KS4 Awards Evening

Friday, 09 December 2016.
The Key Stage 4 Awards evening is a chance for us to celebrate the successes of students in their final GCSE examinations and in their first year of externally examined courses, and also to recognise students' achievements in many other aspects of school life

Year 12 Enterprise Fair

Wednesday, 07 December 2016.

On Tuesday 6 December 2016, Year 7 students were invited to Braintree Arts Theatre to attend the Year 12 Enterprise Fair. Year 12 students had been planning this event for the last half-term.

Ypres: Friday 18 November 2016

Monday, 21 November 2016.
It was on a cold and dark morning at 3.30am on 18 November 2016 that 67 Year 9 students and 6 members of staff once again boarded a coach for the annual History Department Battlefields trip to Ypres in Belgium.

‘Artist in Residence’ project

Friday, 16 December 2016.
On Wednesday evening a group of Notley Year 8 and Year 9 students collected a special award for their artwork at Essex University. The students had taken part in the ‘Artist in Residence’ project with the Essex collaborative outreach network.

Free Books for Year 7 Students

Thursday, 08 December 2016.
There has been a great buzz in the library this term, thanks to the “Book Buzz Scheme”. Much excitement has been had by every student in Year 7 who, thanks to specialist funding from the Senior Leadership Team, were able to choose a free book as a Christmas present from the school. 

Iceland Trip 2016

Monday, 14 November 2016.
On 20 October 2016, 45 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.

Christmas Tea Party

Friday, 09 December 2016.
On Wednesday 7 December 2016, we invited a number of residents from local residential homes to come and join us for our annual Christmas tea party.

Operation Christmas Child

Tuesday, 22 November 2016.
The charitable reputation of our staff and students was on full display throughout November as we were busy collating gift-filled shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child.