In April Mr Akhtar (Loxford School) and Miss Fallon (Gaynes School) took 9 students to Seoul, South Korea. Read on for their eye-opening story… After just over eleven hours of flying and some airport ice breakers, we were instantly ready and raring to go. As our trip progressed past that initial jet lagged haze, we…

On Tuesday, the 7th of May 2019, Year 10 Textiles students visited The British Museum to gain first-hand inspiration for their new project. Students started their visit by exploring the African and North American culture. They documented with photographs and drew using a range of techniques practiced in lessons since the start of the course. They were…

On Tuesday 7th May, 11 year 7 students participated in a free canoeing session at Fairlop Waters, Ilford. This was an opportunity to experience a new activity as a reward due to their commitment to attending a extra-curricular clubs and hard work within lesson time. On this 6 session course students developed their technique and…

On Monday 29th of April, a special assembly on knife crime was held for Year 10. This was led by the school’s Safer Schools Officer and her colleague. Students were educated about why people resorted to such senseless actions and the ideologies behind knife crime and gang violence. After watching two video clips that showed…