Science Enrichment – May the 4th be with you…

Science Enrichment – May the 4th be with you…

Tuesday this week was Star Wars Day and our Year 7 Star Wars Club were celebrating with a premier of the new show the ‘Bad Batch’ (below). Whilst over in the STEM Club, our Scientists were using their lunchtime to make Lava Lamps (below left), with some students...
Maths Club

Maths Club

  Year 7 students are continuing to attend our weekly Maths Club. The last two weeks have required students to combine their maths skills with creativity and teamwork to design and create origami jumping frogs, and icosahedron footballs. The club will continue to...
English Department Work of the Week

English Department Work of the Week

Year 7 Saffiya Abdulh as written a brilliant response to the picture below. The boy, who was petrified yet fascinated, stood back. His mind was racing with questions. How was it alive? Is my mind playing tricks on me? Moving slowly, he examined the mammoth standing...
Science Enrichment – Year 10 Rewiring Plugs

Science Enrichment – Year 10 Rewiring Plugs

The pandemic has meant that most Science lessons have been taking place outside of our labs. However, our tireless technician team has been working hard all year to ensure that practical activities can be adapted and carried out safely in a classroom environment,...
English Department – Work of the Week

English Department – Work of the Week

Year 7 How does the writer present childhood in The Chimney Sweeper? The writer gives me the impression that childhood is miserable. The quotation “And so Tom awoke; we rose in the dark” shows us that they have to wake up early to work. The adjective ‘dark’ gives the...
PE Department Update – Orienteering

PE Department Update – Orienteering

Since returning to school after Easter, students have been participating in orienteering during their PE lessons. The PE department received funding from Sport England and have been able to map out the school site over lockdown. Orienteering is an exciting outdoor...