We are looking forward to another very busy half term in the run-up to Christmas.
Just some of the many events which will be taking place are as follows:
- A Revision support evening is being held for Years 10 and 11, at 4:30pm on Thursday 07 November
- A Careers Fair for Years 9, 10 and 11 will take place on Monday 11 November at 4:30pm
- Students from Years 7, 8 and 9 will be taking part in the Southend Borough Cross Country Championships
- Children in Need Day is on Friday 15 November
- Several members of staff will be accompanying a group of students to take part in the Southend Park run on Saturday 16 November
- Also on Saturday 16 November, our School Band will be performing on the BBC Essex stage to celebrate the switching on of the Southend Christmas Lights
- As part of their GCSE course, the Year 11 and Year 9 Film Studies Classes will be visiting the Odeon Cinema on Wednesday 20 November for the ‘Into Film Festival’ showing of ‘Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse’
- Our Year 11 students will be sitting their Pre-Public Exams [PPEs] for just over two weeks, starting on 25 November
- Year 10 Parents’ Evening will be on Thursday 28 November at 4:00pm
- Some of our students in Year 10 will be taking part in the Jack Petchey ‘Speak Out’ Challenge on Thursday 12 December
- We will be taking part in the charity Christmas Jumper Day on Friday 13 December
- Years 10 and 11 will be seeing a performance of ‘A Christmas Carol’ by a visiting theatre group on Tuesday 17 December
- Finally, we will be holding another charity non-uniform day on Thursday 19 December, to raise further funds for Havens Hospice, our chosen charity.