On Tuesday 28th June the Art Department took 30 of our young artists from Years 8 and 9 to the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge. A few of them had been before, and were very keen to return which, for the staff involved, was a positive indication that it would be a good day. It was!…

On Saturday 25th June the school was invited by The Chairman of Braintree Council, Councillor Frankie Ricci, to attend the flag raising ceremony of Armed Forces Day at Braintree Town Hall. It was an honour for us to attend as we were the only school to be asked to do so. Our students, Ben, Daniella…

Last week we held the Art and Photography exhibition showcasing the talents of our Year 11 students. It was a very enjoyable evening with some extremely impressive work on display. There are some highlights of the show later in the newsletter.

Year 7 students recently took part in National Doughnut Week 2016; helping to raise funds for The Children’s Trust. The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with brain injury. They provide expert rehabilitation, education, therapy and care nationally. Students made doughnuts with Technology teacher, Mrs Blythman, during their Food Technology classes and…

Join us at this exciting time in our development as we open our new Sixth Form with the support of the Loxford School Trust. Courses on offer include twenty A level courses and full time BTECs in Business Studies or Science. For an application form, please click the link below or contact mail@taboracademy.co.uk Internal Sixth…

On Wednesday, 18th May over 200 Tabor Academy KS3 students were fortunate enough to experience a fabulous day out in London to see the West End show ‘Wicked’. Despite travel delays, due to the State Opening of Parliament that day, all of the excited staff and students managed to arrive in time for the matinee…

On Friday 29th April the whole of Year 9 were involved in an ‘inspiration day’, provided by STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). Allan Read from the Bloodhound SSC team visited Tabor to run a series of activities ending with a ‘rocket car’ speed competition. Bloodhound SCC is an organisation dedicated to breaking the world…