Harry Saddleton's Great Great Uncle Charles was killed on 31st July 1917 during the Third Battle of Ypres and is commemorated on the Menin Gate. Harry got the opportunity to see the Menin Gate during his Year 7 trip to Ebblinghem last year. The family are booked to visit Ypres during the summer holidays to mark the centenary of his uncle's dea
Year 8 enjoyed a range of fun and practical activities from Italy and Lesotho for their Globex week.
Students enjoying Ebblinghem with a visit to Montreuil on a historical tour, learning about French History from medieval times to the second world war. They are pictured outside Napoleon's Head Quarters where he planned the battle of Waterloo.
Our Year 7 and 8 tennis players entered a tournament against the local schools from Mid Essex.
Our exchange visit to Bad Salgau, Germany featured in their local newspaper this year. Storck Gymnasium in Bad Salgau is one of 4 schools within Germany that take part in our exchange programme. We are currently in the throes of another successful year for visits and exchanges with over 700 of our students travelling to all corners of the glob
On Friday 28th April, Charities Week concluded with our annual Year 8 led G Nation fundraiser. Year 8 were charged with the responsibility of coming up with enterprising ideas to raise money for the school charities. This year, our charities included Amnesty International, Marie Curie, Lesotho, Aloysian Boys Home, Oxfam and Centre P
Congratulations to all of the students who sent a story entry to the BBC Radio 2, 500 Words Short Story Writing Competition, especially Jessica Wood whose story was picked to go through to the next round. The Librarians and English teachers helped over 300 youngsters download their stories onto the BBC website.
Our Year 11 students have had their last full day at school before embarking on study leave in order to prepare for their GCSEs. The tradition of the signing of the shirts was evident in the playground, followed by a special assembly.
We are very pleased to send you a link to our recent OfSTED report which will go live on their website on 25thApril. https://reports.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-reports/find-inspection-report/provider/ELS/137727