Students from Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form are once again celebrating some excellent GCSE results this summer, at every level.
The newly selected group of prefects for 2017-18 had their training event on 19 July, with a focus on the necessary skills to carry out their roles effectively.
On Monday 17 July 2017, Year 10 students were introduced to the world of Law and how it impacts upon a business.
Students at Braintree Sixth Form are celebrating our best ever IB results with 100% of students obtaining the IB diploma at an average pass rate of 32.4 points.
We would like to invite you to join us at our Creative Arts Festival on Thursday 6 July to celebrate the achievement of students in the creative arts and design and technology. We are looking forward to musical performances of contemporary songs from the choir and soloists.
On the day of the snap general election of 8 June 2017, students at Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form had the opportunity to participate in a mock election ballot.
On Tuesday 23 May 2017, 30 Year 9 students had the chance to visit The Guardian News and Media Education Centre.
On Tuesday 16 May 2017, Essex & Herts Air Ambulance visited the Year 12 assembly to speak about the charity and inform students and staff of some key facts relating to the services that they offer.
Braintree Sixth Form celebrated their best ever International Baccalaureate (IB) results in July, with 100% of the Year 13 IB cohort passing the qualification. The highest points score was achieved by Tamsin Sprawling with 39 points. The average point score for the whole IB cohort was 32 points, above both national and international averages.
Twenty-four Year 9 students went to the STEM Innovation Centre at The College at Braintree on 10 July 2017 where they were given the opportunity to hear about careers and apprenticeships in the STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics).
Kelsey was nominated to receive this award by one of her parents. Kelsey’s friend became ill and needed to go on a special liquid diet for 6 weeks.
We are delighted to announce that Scarlett Perrin, a Year 13 student, is one of this year’s winners of the prestigious Diana Award. This is the 20th anniversary of this award and Scarlett is one of only 750 outstanding young people to have won this award from the UK and across the world.
The Handbook for Parents and Carers 2017-18 is now available to download from our site.
On Tuesday 6th June, a small, but interested and engaged, audience listened to Gavin McKenna talking about the warning signs of your child getting mixed up in gang culture, and how to act.
Braintree District Community Safety Partnership will be holding four information and awareness sessions for parents and carers of children and young people of secondary school age and those with children in Year 6.
On Friday 12 May 2017, Year 11 students had their final assembly together as a year group after almost five years as students of Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form.
We finished the term today with an assembly celebrating the achievement of students during the year. More than 200 awards were made during the assembly, an incredible amount which reflects the success of so many students in a wide range of aspects of school life, from the sporting field to high attendance, drama, public speaking and achievement points.
We are pleased to announce that the new uniform items for September 2017 are now available to order.
Students, family, friends, governors and staff came together to celebrate our students’ achievement in the Creative Arts on Thursday 6 July.
On Monday 3 July, our annual Induction Day took place where we welcomed our Braintree Sixth Form applicants for September 2017.
The UK Maths Challenges involve answering 25 multiple choice questions and are sat in school under normal exam conditions. They are often intriguing questions which are designed to stimulate an interest in maths.
The outside learning space that leads off of the main school library has been renovated recently, and we now have a selection of tables, benches with parasols and bean bags in the area for small groups of students to use.
On Monday 15 May 2017, Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 12 students attended a 50 minute SOS+ Gangs Session.
Holly was nominated by her mother, after they suffered a serious car accident back in January in France.