This term, the entire Year 11 cohort attended the annual Braintree Careers Fair. The event hosted over 45 exhibitors there to speak to Year 11 students and demystify and explain the many options available to them from September 2017. There was something for everyone – Sixth Forms for those students looking to follow the more…

The Jack Petchey Achievement Award Scheme has been running at Tabor Academy for some time and I have had the pleasure of leading it for the past six years. The Award is designed to publicly recognise the achievements and contribution of the students and staff. The monthly presentation of the award certificate in school offers…

On Tuesday, 18th October our 6th Form students visited London as part of their studies. They all arrived bright and early before making their way via minibus to Epping station before heading to Westminster. The students then had the unique opportunity to take a guided tour around the Houses of Parliament and were even able…

On Tuesday 11th October our outstanding Year 9 rugby team travelled to Braintree Rugby Club to compete in the annual District Rugby Tournament. The boys performed exceptionally winning all three of their matches and finishing as champions. There were exceptional performances by Jack, Ben, Joe and Harry and Craig had an excellent debut playing at…

On Friday 23 September just under 100 Year 11 pupils went on a geography field trip to Walton on the Naze. The pupils were gathering information and data for their controlled assessment. The weather, for once, was fabulous. A beautiful clear sunny day, and consequently a much more enjoyable visit than last year, when we…