Talk About Finance

Tuesday, 31 January 2017
Talk About Finance

On Tuesday 31 January 2017, Year 13 students had the opportunity to listen to Rachel Wier from the University of Essex during TP3, who discussed student finance for 2017 entry. 

Year 13 Ball 2017

Monday, 21 November 2016
Year 13 Ball 2017

Current Year 13 students are formally invited to attend the Year 13 Ball, to be held at Fennes, Fennes Road, Bocking, Braintree, Essex, CM7 5PL, on Monday 3 July 2017, from 6.30pm.

Year 11 Progression Day

Tuesday, 08 November 2016
Year 11 Progression Day

On Wednesday 2 November a Progression Day took place for all year 11 students. This provided students with the chance to attend different taster sessions of subjects and courses which they are considering pursuing next year.

Law School at The Emmanuel College

Thursday, 29 September 2016
Law School at The Emmanuel College

Over the course of two days in September, two of our Year 13 students had the exciting chance to attend a Law School at The Emmanuel College at Cambridge University. 

Student Council

Friday, 23 September 2016
Student Council

Wednesday 21 September saw the start of the Student Council. Students in Year 12 had nominated themselves during TP3 this week and existing Year 13 members joined once again.

Trip to V&A to see Jerusalem

Monday, 30 January 2017
Trip to V&A to see Jerusalem

The purpose of the trip was to see a filmed version of the ground-breaking 2011 performance of Jez Butterworth’s Jerusalem starring the amazing Mark Rylance as Johnny “Rooster” Byron. 

Fundraising in remembrance of Emilia Kordaszewska

Thursday, 19 January 2017
Fundraising in remembrance of Emilia Kordaszewska

The sixth form will be having a dress down 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, a Year 7 student at Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form.

End of Term Assembly

Thursday, 22 December 2016
End of Term Assembly

On Tuesday 20 December our end of term assembly took place where we celebrated achievements across both year groups. 

Year 12 Enterprise Fair

Wednesday, 07 December 2016
Year 12 Enterprise Fair

On Tuesday 6 December 2016, Year 7 students were invited to Braintree Arts Theatre to attend the Year 12 Enterprise Fair. Year 12 students had been planning this event for the last half-term.

Roadster Event for Year 12

Monday, 21 November 2016
Roadster Event for Year 12

On Thursday 10 November, our annual Roadster event for Year 12 took place. As Year 12 students approach the legal driving age, it is important to help prepare them for this next step and educate them on the significance of road safety.

Braintree Sixth Form Open Evening

Friday, 11 November 2016
Braintree Sixth Form Open Evening

On Wednesday 9 November our annual Braintree Sixth Form Open Evening took place. This allowed prospective students and their parents and carers to visit the Sixth Form and meet members of staff in the different subject areas that we have on offer at A level. 

InterAct

Friday, 04 November 2016
InterAct

On Tuesday 1 November we had Heather Hill visit from the charity InterAct to discuss volunteering opportunities for this worthwhile cause.

Surviving Teenage Years

Monday, 17 October 2016
Surviving Teenage Years

On Thursday 13 October students from Years 11, 12 and 13 attended a conference entitled ‘Surviving the Teenage Years’ at Earls Colne Golf Club.

NCS (National Citizen Service)

Tuesday, 27 September 2016
NCS (National Citizen Service)

On Tuesday 27 September, NCS (National Citizen Service) visited the Year 12 assembly. They had also previously visited the day before to speak to Year 13 students.  NCS offers students the chance to participate in a fantastic programme that provides students with a whole host of skills. 

Assessment Week

Monday, 09 January 2017
Assessment Week

This is a reminder that assessment week is fast approaching and exams will take place between 23-27 January 2017. A copy of the timetable can be found on the website and this has also been emailed home.

Mid Essex Initial Teacher Training

Thursday, 08 December 2016
Mid Essex Initial Teacher Training

On Wednesday 30 November Mid Essex Initial Teacher Training hosted an information event at lunchtime in the theatre for all Year 12 and 13 students interested in a career in teaching.

Operation Christmas Child

Wednesday, 23 November 2016
Operation Christmas Child

The charitable reputation of our staff and students was on full display throughout November as we were busy collating gift-filled shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child.

Olly Murs' Surprise Visit for Children in Need

Thursday, 10 November 2016
Olly Murs' Surprise Visit for Children in Need

We were pleased to be contacted by BBC Children in Need earlier this term to congratulate us on being in the top 200 schools in the UK for raising money for the charity last year. They asked whether we would be happy to be included in any media coverage of the event this year, and when we agreed we expected to possibly send in a report and photos of our fundraising activities this year.

Stand Up To Cancer

Friday, 21 October 2016
Stand Up To Cancer

Thank you to those that provided cakes or purchased these for today’s cake sale. We have raised £174 for Stand Up To Cancer.

Braintree Careers Fair

Friday, 23 September 2016
Braintree Careers Fair

On Thursday 22 September 2016, all Year 11 students enjoyed the opportunity to attend a careers fair at Cressing Temple Barns.  

Emmanuel College at the University of Cambridge

Tuesday, 20 September 2016
Emmanuel College at the University of Cambridge

On Tuesday 20 September, Anita Magee from the Emmanuel College at the University of Cambridge visited Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form to speak to students in Years 12 and 13 that are interested in the early entry route for university. 

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