On Tuesday March 13th Essex Outdoors Danbury hosted the 12th Essex Book Awards (EBA) arranged by Essex Education Services. The Essex Book Awards aims to improve literacy among pupils at Key Stage 3, facilitating debate and discussion between pupils and encouraging reading for pleasure. There were five nominated authors who attended this year. ‘All the…

Rethink Mental Illness’ main website – information on mental health for people with experience of mental illness and the people who care for them. Samaritans – offers a 24-hour helpline for anyone who is distressed or experiencing emotional problems. Telephone: 08457 90 90 90 Email: jo@samaritans.org Support Line offers confidential support and advice by telephone, email…

It was a dark, wet and windy January evening, but inside the Braintree Arts Theatre there was much applauding and happy faces, as students from Tabor Academy received their Jack Petchey Awards. This year’s Jack Petchey Awards ceremony was on the evening of Thursday 18th January. Mrs Robinson, Mr Jakens, Mrs Barrow, Mrs Aves and…

The last day of term is Wednesday 20th December 2017 and the school will be closed at 12.10pm. Lunch will be available to students. The school will re-open on Monday 8th January 2018. Spring term dates: Monday 8th January 2018 – Thursday 29th March 2018 Half term: Monday 12th February 2018 – Friday 16th February…

On the 19th October 31 year 11, 12 and 13 students travelled across the Atlantic for 6 extraordinary days in New York City. Meeting at 3.00am in the car park at Tabor the group travelled bleary eyed to Heathrow in preparation for the flight. Throughout the trip students visited the Empire State Building, The 9/11…