Spring Gala 2016

This year’s attractions and activities include: Vintage cars, vans, bikes and buses Army cadets display Ride-on mini railway Model railway – have a go at controlling the railways! Arts and Crafts Exotic pets and much, much more! RAFFLE PRIZE –...

Teacher Q&A- Mr Ishtiaq

An interview with Head of Year 9: Mr Ishtiaq. By Sophie Higgins Q: What did you do before you became a teacher? A: I was a banker. Q: What inspired the career change? A:I was fed up doing the same thing day in day out and I knew that teaching would be  a bit different...

House Spelling Bee

The House Spelling Bee took place last week, with KS3 competing on Tuesday and KS4 and staff on Wednesday. Report by Amy Laws. Woodbury were first and they scored very well. Then Johnson and Redgrave. I competed in the House competition and it is surprising how...

Meditation and stress relieving techniques

Report courtesy of Sadie Rogerson, Amy Laws, Georgia Platt and Michael Laws. On the 1st March 2016, the ECHO team had a visitor. Dawn Cretney, from Enterprising Youth, helps children of any age with stress and emotional problems. She runs sessions and provides...