Notley has the X Factor

Tuesday, 15 December 2009.

A helicopter, hundreds of banners, screaming staff, excited students and a really surreal afternoon… This week school was off for the afternoon as X factor finalist (and ex Notley student) Olly Murs and his mentor Simon Cowell visited Notley High. 

Not in my Neighbourhood

Friday, 06 November 2009.

A group of year 7 pupils recently got involved with ‘Not in my Neighborhood’ week. The week focuses on hate crime, litter, anti social behavior, criminal damage and so on. Working alongside PCSO Jo Ashford, Community Wardens Tony Lynch and Jackie Windard, the Year 7’s went around the local area to perform a litter pick.


Read all about us!

Wednesday, 17 June 2009.

We were recently approached by the Braintree and Witham Times who asked if they could run a full page spread about what our students get up to both inside the classroom and out.


Year 8 and 9 Ski Trip

Saturday, 25 April 2009.
At the very end of last term our second ski trip of the year departed for a week of skiing in Flachau, Austria.  This trip was for students in Years 8 and 9.  Students and staff had a great time and returned safely at the end of the Spring break.  

Jack Petchey Achievement Award – November

Monday, 23 November 2009.

We are pleased to announce that this month’s winner of the prestigious Jack Petchey Achievement Award is Charly Hutchinson of 11H. Charly is a member of the Army Cadet Force here in Braintree and as part of a 150 year celebration, the Force is sending 60 people from the UK to go to the Kingdom of Lesotho in South Africa. Charly is one of the 60 taking part; one of three from Essex chosen from two hundred applicants.


Jack Petchey Achievement Award

Friday, 16 October 2009.

It is with great pleasure that we announce the winner for the first month’s award. September’s winner is Adam Reynolds in 11H. Adam has brittle bone disease and has been wheelchair-bound since he was 5 years old. 

GCSE Results 2009

Thursday, 27 August 2009.

Students and staff at Notley High School were celebrating this year’s GCSE results this morning.