Beat Boxing at Notley

Monday, 13 March 2017.

Beat Boxing at Notley

During this half term, 30 students from Years 7, 8 and 10 had the opportunity to take part in a beat boxing project led by professional performer, Randolph Matthews. 

BBC Learning launches The Mind Set

Tuesday, 07 March 2017.

 BBC Learning launches The Mind Set

The UK’s first national peer-to-peer coaching network for GCSE and National students.

It’s a bold new campaign which explores exam stress via 12 student coaches who have been there and done it, including one of our very own Year 12 students, Megan Amos.

Visit to the Gurdwara

Tuesday, 28 February 2017.

Visit to the Gurdwara

On Tuesday 21 February 2017, 53 students and 4 members of staff went to visit the Singh Sabha London East Gurdwara in Seven Kings, London. We left school promptly at 9.40am and arrived at the Gurdwara at 10.45am.

Artist in Residence

Wednesday, 08 February 2017.

Artist in Residence

We are delighted with the film that was made at the ‘Artist in Residence’ weekend held at Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form in November 2016. 

Emilia Kordaszewska

Friday, 13 January 2017.

Emilia Kordaszewska

Yesterday was Emilia and her mother’s funeral. One of Emilia’s tutors, who attended, wrote this. It seems fitting to share it with our whole community and beyond.

Poetry Live 2017

Thursday, 09 February 2017.

Poetry Live 2017

On Wednesday 8 February 2017, 42 Year 11 students attended the Poetry Live conference at The Cambridge Corn Exchange. 

Head of Design for Breville Visits Notley

Wednesday, 01 February 2017.

Head of Design for Breville Visits Notley

On 30 January, Mr. Vyvyan Rose, Head of design for Breville kitchen appliances (known as Sage in the UK), came in to talk to Y10 V-CERT and GCSE Product Design students about Real World Design.

Changes to School Uniform

Thursday, 19 January 2017.

Changes to School Uniform

I am writing to inform you of changes to school uniform that will be introduced from September 2017. This letter is to give you advance warning of these changes and to ensure that if you are buying items of school uniform between now and the start of the new academic year that you are aware of the new requirements. These changes will affect all year groups, Years 7 – 11.

Model United Nations

Thursday, 02 March 2017.

Model United Nations

Model United Nations (MUN) conferences aim to replicate the discussions and debates of UN committees, by involving students representing the views of different countries on a wide range of issues, and giving students the opportunity to research, present and argue a case in support of their allocated country's position.

New York and Washington, DC

Wednesday, 22 February 2017.

New York and Washington, DC

In the early hours of Saturday 11 February, fifteen Year 13 students met to travel to Heathrow Airport to start our American adventure. In the week that followed, the group visited two cities, travelled through six states and walked nearly 55 miles.

Auschwitz and Birkenau

Wednesday, 08 February 2017.

Auschwitz and Birkenau

“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men should do nothing.” Edmund Burke. On Friday 2 February 2017, 59 students and 6 members of staff left Stansted Airport for Krakow, Poland.

新年快樂 - Happy New Year

Friday, 27 January 2017.

新年快樂 - Happy New Year

Celebrations to mark Chinese New Year have been taking place in the Notley Library. Students were invited to take part in a special House competition to mark Chinese New Year on January 28th.

Fundraising in remembrance of Emilia Kordaszewska

Thursday, 19 January 2017.

Fundraising in remembrance of Emilia Kordaszewska

The school will be having a non-uniform day on Friday 3 February 2017 to raise money for Hope House, a homeless shelter charity based in Braintree. The money raised for Hope House is in remembrance of Emilia Kordaszewska in Year 7.

In Memory of Emilia Kordaszewska

Wednesday, 04 January 2017.

In Memory of Emilia Kordaszewska

Dear Parents/Carers,

You may have heard about the tragic event of the 21st of December in which one of our students and her mother lost their lives in a house fire. 

If you wish to contact the person responsible for this page, please email helen.thomson@notleyhigh.com