STUDENTS from Stewards Academy were lucky enough to be involved with the Google DeepMind event organised in celebration of International Women’s Day on 8th March. Twelve year 10 girls were accompanied by two members of staff as they experienced a range of activities.
STEWARDS Academy’s annual trip to New York was an eventful one this year. After a 5am meet on the day of travel the students were very excited to touch down in New York hours later. Little did we know however that a winter storm was about to hit the East Coast!
STEWARDS Academy returned to the beautiful heights of Austria for a fun filled week of skiing and activities. Upon arrival to the fantastic region of Eben, the group was greeted with beautiful blue skies and warm sunny weather, a feature that would remain with them for almost the entirety of the week.
A NUMBER of Stewards Academy students thoroughly enjoyed a trip to the BETT show (British Educations Training and Technology) held at ExCeL London, alongside Mr Cooper and Mr Flood.
FIFTY year 9 students from Stewards Academy found a recent trip to the Imperial War Museum in London an engaging and thoughtful experience.
STEWARDS Sound participated in the Glee Club Challenge for the first time this year and made it through to the Regional Finals, as one of 12 groups selected in the local area, a fantastic achievement!
STEWARDS Academy recently welcomed members of our governing body and colleagues from local businesses and the community to assist in the annual Mock Interviews for our Year 11 students.
STEWARDS Academy was delighted to have been named as a finalist in the National Place2Be Well-being in Schools Awards, in the School Community Section.
STEWARDS Academy recently passed through the final assessment for the ROQA (Recognition of Quality Award) in Careers and Work Related Learning and on 29th November received official recognition at the Awards Event at County Hall Chelmsford.
STEWARDS Academy was delighted to be involved with a new project that encourages KS3 students into Physics.
STEWARDS Academy played host to Finnish pupils and teachers from Puistola School, our partner school in Helsinki, Finland. The partnership between our two schools
STEWARDS Academy rose to the Children in Need challenge again with lots of fundraising.
STEWARDS Academy held the first of its Reading Weeks recently focusing on the theme of Harry Potter: a theme which proved extremely popular among students and staff alike!
YEAR 9 students at Stewards Academy were lucky enough to see a performance of the play ‘Perfect’ by a professional group sponsored by Essex Highways Road Safety Division. This play is being shown in many schools around Essex in an attempt to reduce road casualties.
EIGHT extraordinary young men from Stewards Academy put their best feet forward on Saturday, 19 November, International Men’s Day, to walk from Harlow to Buckingham Palace in aid of the charity CALM, the Campaign Against Living Miserably.
THIRTY-seven students from Stewards Academy thoroughly enjoyed participating in this year’s Shakespeare Schools Festival. Casts performed two plays, ‘Othello’ and ‘The Comedy of Errors’ to a packed house.
YEAR 9 photography students from Stewards Academy ventured out on a misty morning for an excursion to the Gibberd Garden; a local landmark filled with sculptures, natural greenery and an abundance of photographic hotspots waiting for the next photographer to illustrate their wonders.
STEWARDS Academy students attended university some years earlier than usual when a group of 14 Year 7 pupils travelled to the University of Essex at Colchester.
STEWARDS Academy GCSE Music students performed at The Square on Tuesday 11th October. It was the Academy’s fourth performance at the venue since 2013.
STEWARDS Academy celebrated the 950th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings in style when two year 7 classes took to the field behind Stewards to re-enact that fateful day.
STEWARDS Academy GCSE Drama students enjoyed an engaging performance of ‘Face-Mum’ by performing arts students from Hertford Regional College. Year 2 students at HRC were commissioned with this performance, based on a story written by local writer Russell King, exploring the life of a teenage boy and how his life changes when a secret is revealed.
ON World Mental Health Day (10th October) two Harlow schools are being recognised for their commitment to children and young people’s mental health. Longwood Primary Academy and Stewards Academy will both be represented by finalists at the Wellbeing in Schools Awards, organised by children’s mental health charity Place2Be and supported by The Garfield Weston Foundation.
STEWARDS Academy is delighted to have achieved an outstanding judgement yet again for the nationally acclaimed Inclusion Quality Mark (IQM). The Academy was visited by the assessor in July and the final report was full of praise for the work of the staff of the school in supporting all children to achieve their very best regardless of their background.
STEWARDS Academy was pleased to put on an exhibition of work produced by their recent Year 11 GCSE Art and Photography students. Also exhibited, was work from the recent A Level pupils from St Mark’s School, who were taught by the Art staff at Stewards Academy.