On Monday 19th and Thursday 22nd June, 50 students from across years 7, 8 and 9 had the opportunity to go on a one day outdoor activity education trip to Stubbers Residential Centre in Upminster. Students participated in a range of exciting activities which included: tunnelling, team building challenges, archery, jet skiing, high ropes and…

15 students visited the iconic 55 Broadway, HQ to TfL/London Underground on 23rd June. The event was to celebrate International Women on Engineering Day. Students were informed about a range of apprenticeships and how there are now Degree Apprenticeships which not only pay for tuition but give young people a salary and experience in work…

On June 26th students from Year 7 and 8 went on a reward trip to London Zoo. The day was a great success with the students partaking in a number of activities available within the zoo such as watching the penguin show on Penguin Island to exploring the meerkat tunnels. All students thoroughly enjoyed the…

On Wednesday 21st June, the PE department took 12 year 9 students to compete at the District Mixed Rounders Competition at Frenford Sports Club. Our students competed against 8 other schools from the borough on what was the hottest day of the year so far. After some tough matches and excellent play and teamwork by…

100 Year 10 Geography students, over 2 days took part in a trip to the London Docklands, they travelled on the train to Canary Wharf. Whilst at Canary Wharf, the students took in the business atmosphere and looked at the redevelopment which has taken place. Students went into the London Docklands museum, and completed a range…

On Tuesday 20th June, the PE department took a number of students to compete at the District Athletics at Ashton Playing field. Our students competed against 16 other schools from the borough and whilst we would like to congratulate all those who took part, a special mention must go to Derek Avenuga who placed 2nd…

This week, 20 G&T students from year 10 took part in the Henley Business School/University of Reading Entrepreneurship Dragons Den competition. The event included competing for 1st prize against 3 other schools around London. Our students pitched an amazing idea of solar panel charged handheld fan. Students discussed, developed and presented their proposal to the judging panel from Reading…

Within the month of May our students took part in the following activities:- Year 8 Parents’ Evening had an excellent attendance of 99% Jeanette Kwayke is a retired British sprinter and part of the Sky Sports Ambassador Programme. She visited our GCSE PE students and delivered an inspirational talk regarding achieving success Student Parliament Meetings…

On a warm and sunny Friday 26th May, 13 year 9 students participated in a free canoeing session at Fairlop waters, Ilford. This was as a reward due to their commitment to attending an extra-curricular club for six sessions, in which students developed their technique and fitness on indoor canoeing machines. Their behaviour and effort was…