Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge 2018

Tuesday, 13 March 2018.

On Friday 2 and Friday 9 March, over forty Year 10 students took part in this year’s Jack Petchey Speak Out Speak Up Challenge - a training programme, organised by Speakers Trust, designed to develop the public speaking and communication skills of Key Stage 4 learners. 

Foreign Languages Spelling Bee

Tuesday, 06 February 2018.
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.

Year 12-13 Physical Theatre Workshop

Wednesday, 10 January 2018.

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.

Hamlet in West Africa!

Monday, 12 March 2018.
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.

Charity Lip Sync Battle

Friday, 15 December 2017.
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.

Science Talk by Daniel Ranson

Wednesday, 24 January 2018.

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.

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