Just before half-term I asked all Tutor Groups if they would fill a Christmas wrapped shoe box with gifts for more unfortunate children overseas. The national operation is run by the charity organisation Samaritan’s Purse. Mrs Leeds, Year 10 Achievement Leader, decided to go one better and challenged her year to see how many boxes…

This week at school Year 10 students were very fortunate to have a production company visit them and perform their examination text – ‘A Christmas Carol’. The pupils behaved in an exemplary manner and thoroughly enjoyed themselves as well as gaining a valuable insight into the plot. The three actors from the company ‘Tiny Giants’…

During the Autumn term Year 8 students from Tabor Academy, Notley High School and Alec Hunter Academy were invited to take part in Science, English and Technology masterclasses as part of the three schools’ TANGO initiative. In the Science Department students were invited to participate in ‘A Birthday Cake Mix-Up’ where they enjoyed the experiments…