On Thursday 8 March, the entire cohort of Year 13 English Literature students were fortunate enough to be able to see a very limited run of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of ‘Hamlet’ at the Hackney Empire, directed by Simon Godwin.
Earlier in the school year, we asked for a voluntary contribution towards helping to fund practical work in Science.
This week we have had a mental health focus in assemblies, when Matt Ager from CYO talked about stress.
The Cavell House Council came up with the idea of organising a lip sync battle as our first charity event. The last 2 weeks I have been worried about finding performers, rehearsing and getting an audience. I needn’t have.
Applications for Braintree Sixth Form are welcomed and the application process, which is an online process, is now open.
We warmly congratulate Cairo, a Year 11 student, who has recently been nominated and awarded the Jack Petchey Award from Essex Youthbuild.
Gabby was nominated to receive the Jack Petchey award by a member of the community for her brave and inspirational attitude overcoming the serious medical condition of scoliosis.
During the 2016/17 Summer Term, an opportunity to participate in the Jack Petchey Table Tennis Donation Scheme presented itself to us.
It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden death of our esteemed colleague, Mr Daniel Audritt.
On Monday 15 Jan 2018, an ex-Notley pupil who is now studying for a PhD in neuropharmacology in London, came back to school to give a talk to an invited audience of Year 11, 12 and 13 students and staff in the Theatre.
Issue 11 of #DITTO the online safety magazine is now available to download.
Congratulations to Rayne Allen, F11, who has recently qualified as a junior cheerleading coach.
We are very grateful to the Biochemistry Department at Broomfield Hospital who kindly donated several boxes of unwanted laboratory glassware to the school.
On Tuesday 14 November the u14 netball team travelled to Helena Romanes School for the North West Essex District Netball Tournament.
In the summer term, Jack single handedly organised and produced a fashion show in aid of the Yo-Yo counselling service run by Farleigh Hospice.
On the 11th November Amy Marsh travelled to Byakko Shotokan Association in Yorkshire to participate in a two day karate course and to grade for her 1st Dan Black Belt.
On Monday 5 February, twenty Year 7 students took part in the second stage of the Foreign Languages Spelling Bee. The students had been given 100 French or Spanish words to learn and had to spell words selected at random using the French or Spanish alphabet.
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On Wednesday 3 January, whilst we were still recovering from New Year celebrations, Years 12 and 13 were snapped awake by a Physical Theatre workshop led by Frantic Assembly’s Vicki Manderson.
Students in Year 7 and 8 have been celebrating their achievements in the Accelerated Reader programme at Notley High School.
Long-established teacher training provider, Mid-Essex Initial Teacher Training, has been recognised as 'outstanding' in all categories by Ofsted.
On 16 November Year 10 Art, Craft and Design students and Art Graphics students visited the National Gallery and Tate Modern in London.
Are you stressed out and frustrated because your child isn't revising? One of the most common complaints I hear from parents is that no matter what they do (buy £££s of revision books, provide costly bribes, shout, argue and nag) their children just won't start their revision.
On the morning of Wednesday 1 November, Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form hosted a school games primary school football tournament.