Thursday, 25 October 2012

Think Pink Day

Students are invited to wear a pink accessory to school tomorrow (Friday 26 October) to support Cancer Research UK.

Students choosing to wear a pink accessory to school are encouraging to bring a donation for Cancer Research UK. Donations will be collected during morning registration.

Pink Week Update

An update on pink week from the sixth form...


French Presentation by Danyal Khan

Have a look at the MFL blog to see the presentation about pollution in Linfen, China by Danyal Khan, A level French.

Friday, 19 October 2012

English Awards Presented in Assembly

Year 9 students were asked to complete an assessment task on "Rewards in School". Lola De Gorter and Laurie Allen both produced outstanding essays, writing with great maturity, flair and expression. Tyrone Erasmus, Mona Masarournia and Katie Haynes demonstrated a fantastic improvement in their work. All students received certificates in the reward assembly for outstanding effort and attainment. Congratulations!

Thursday, 18 October 2012

Hanson Centre Trip

Hanson Centre trip. Write up to follow but thought you'd like to see some pictures.


Wednesday, 17 October 2012

Die Medien von Klasse 10

von Georgia Hay
On the Topic of Media, the year 10 students have written about their music interests and about favourite films. The work included is by Georgia Hay and Amelia Winterson.

In der Freizeit von Hatim Sachak


The year 8s are working on the topic of Free Time at the moment. This is a piece of Level 5a work. It contains 2 tenses and advanced vocabulary and phrases.

Parents' Evenings

Dates for your diary: Wednesday 24th October Thursday 25th October Parents' evening appointment forms have been sent home today with the children.

Sunday, 14 October 2012

Football Result

Congratulations to Year 5/6 boys who drew 3-3 with MK Prep on Wednesday 10th!

Hanson Centre Trip

Hanson Centre trip is on Tuesday October 16th. Remember: PE kit, wellies, coats and packed lunches!

Saturday, 13 October 2012

Years 3 and 4 Creative Writing

Ever wondered what really happened between the Three Little Pigs and the Big Bad Wolf? Do Princesses always marry Knights in Shiny Armour and live happily ever after?  What actually happens when a Princess kisses a Prince? These are some of the questions that Years 3 and 4 will answer when we read and write stories with unexpected endings.

Wednesday, 10 October 2012

London Art Trip to the V&A and Natural History Museum

Key Stage 4 and 5 students went on a visit to the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Natural History Museum on 2nd October 2012.


Students were able to make first hand studies of jewellery by Art Nouveau artists and designers and get up close to bugs and butterflies in the Natural History Museum. Students made super drawings in a range of media. All the students, Mr Staerck and myself had a very enjoyable day.

Monday, 8 October 2012

Sixth Form Open Evening

Tomorrow we have an open evening for prospective sixth formers and their parents. We invite students and parents to come along and see what our sixth form has to offer.

The open evening is this Tuesday and we are open to visitors from 18:00 to 20:00 in the evening.

Friday, 5 October 2012

Amazing PowerPoints from Year 9 in Spanish

Dear all, go to the MFL blog to enjoy the amazing PowerPoints that some Year 9 students have created about movies (Las peliculas).

Open Morning

Tomorrow is our first Saturday open morning of the new academic year, we are open to visitors from 10:00 until 12:00.

We invite all parents to come along with friends and family to see what an excellent learning environment we offer. The open morning will be a great opportunity to see the improvements made to the building over the summer holidays.

Thursday, 4 October 2012