PUPILS at Stewards Academy have taken part in the ever-popular annual Science Christmas Lectures. Year 7s were treated to a whole day of fun and educational science activities. The day started with a very important task indeed – save Christmas!
TWELVE students from The Ongar Academy visited the Service’s Headquarters today (16 January) to learn more about the different roles within the Service and about the variety of career opportunities on offer.
SHANNON Waterman has been crowned the best in trampolining in Britain after coming first in the League Trampolining National Finals at Derby Arena.
BRILLIANT teenagers from Harlow have been inspired to strive for further education after taking part in a project with Cambridge University.
STUDENTS at Sir Frederick Gibberd College, in Harlow, are fundraising to enable them to name a puppy Freddie, after their school.
GOOD behaviour, attendance and integrity are among the qualities being celebrated at a new secondary school.
THE musical talents of young people were showcased during a school performance.
BRAVE schoolgirl Molly Rogers is hoping she receives a warm woolly hat for Christmas after having her hair shaved off for charity.
FOURTEEN of our Year 9 and 10 students have visited Cambridge University (Homerton College) as part of their studies working towards Higher and Extended Project Qualifications (HPQ /EPQ).
FAMILIES flocked to check out a unique sixth form which offers the opportunity for students to study both academic and vocational courses at the same time.
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TEACHER training providers in Harlow and Epping Forest districts are joining forces to promote the area as an attractive place to learn and work. Schools and multi-academy trusts providing ITT (Initial Teacher Training) in the two towns are working together.
NEWLY-elected school councillors learnt about UK politics on a tour of the Houses of Parliament.
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YOUNG musicians from five secondary schools went head to head in this year’s BMAT Battle of the Bands contest.
IF you want to know what the future of Harlow looks like, then watch this 26 minute long film where the students of Stewards Academy discuss the General Election of 2019.
ON TUESDAY, Conservative Parliamentary Candidate, Robert Halfon, presented sporting awards for endeavour and achievement to pupils with disabilities from schools all across Essex, including Harlow.
A SCHOOL named as one of the country’s top Movember supporters last year has this year smashed its previous fundraising record.
ON Tuesday, we interviewed a number of Stewards Academy on the General Election of 2019. They are all too young to vote but there world will be greatly affected by what happens on December 12th.
A THANKFUL dad is repaying the emergency team who brought his baby back to health, by taking on the London Marathon.
STUDENT progress by pupils across the town was recognised at the Harlow Educational Awards of 2019. The awards have grown so much that they were held for the first time in the main auditorium of the Harlow Playhouse. If you wondered about the backdrop,, Jack and The Beanstalk is on just now (go and see, […]
A devoted STEM school has received praise from a visiting politician.
ALONGSIDE French, students at Sir Frederick Gibberd College, in Harlow, have the unique opportunity to expand their knowledge through Latin and sign language.
A UNIQUE business focused school is sending teenagers out to the world of work once again as part of their studies.