A FORMER student has returned to her Harlow school to volunteer as a teacher during the Coronavirus shutdown.
MORE than 6,000 pieces of much-needed personal protection equipment (PPE) have been donated to the NHS by a multi-academy trust.
TEENAGERS looking for a future career in the STEM sector are being reminded there is still time to apply to join a unique school and sixth form.
SCHOOLS up and down the country closed their doors to the majority of their students with just a couple of days’ notice.
THE mental health and emotional wellbeing of young people is a new school’s priority in the early days of the Coronavirus shutdown.
YEAR 7 students from Burnt Mill Academy, in Harlow, spent a day at the prestigious university’s classics faculty as part of their English studies on
Greek Myths and Northern Lights texts.
A NETWORK of industry professionals is helping to create bespoke home-learning programmes for young musicians.
A TEACHER is reaching out to her neighbourhood in support of those struggling with social isolation during the Coronavirus shutdown.
TEACHERS have been given the power to ask parents for ID and payslips to prove they are ‘key workers’ amid fears that many will lie about their jobs so they can drop off their children. Schools across Britain shut to most pupils on Friday. But headmasters predict a meltdown after experts suggested two million pupils […]
THIS has been a very difficult day for all concerned in education. When we arrived at Passmores Academy, chief executive of the Passmores Learning Community, Vic Goddard, had just spoken to a Year 11, who overnight may have just finished their time at their beloved school.
ANOTHER busy week at The Ongar Academy. Their weekly bulletin can be found at the link below.
A HARLOW headteacher has asked whether the families of students on free school meals can be given supermarket vouchers to make sure they still get fed during any shutdown of schools because of the coronavirus reports the Times Education Supplement (TES). Vic Goddard, co-principal of Passmores Academy in Harlow, told Tes he expected schools to […]
PASSMORES Academy, Purford Green Primary, Potter Street Academy and The Downs Primary have joined forces to form the first PCLC Student Council.
THERE were many inspirational speakers at the Passmores Academy International Women’s Day on Friday.
A YOUNG carer is someone under the age of 18 who helps to look after a relative with a disability, illness, mental health condition or drug or alcohol problem, or younger sibling.
PASSMORES’ Year 11 GCSE Art students enjoyed a chance to spread their creative wings on a trip to the Tate Modern and Borough Market at London’s South Bank recently.
THE Academy, an alternative provision school for previously excluded students, made headlines last year when headteacher Deb Garfield invited BBC Panorama’s cameras into the school to document the its financial struggles.
ANOTHER highly successful careers event for Passmores Year 10’s took place recently, as part of their commitment to prepare students for life after leaving school.
PASSMORES Year 7’s really got to the heart of the matter during the school’s latest Aspire day.
AS part of Passmores Academy’s commitment to sustainable living, four lucky students were selected to accompany teachers, Mr Gladwin and Miss Banks, on a trip of a lifetime to the Earth Summit in New York, USA.
FORM time reading has been introduced to Year 7, 8, 9, 10 and 12 at Epping St John’s Church of England School, in Epping.
CHILDREN have been taught how to recognise when they are struggling with poor mental health.
A NEW forest area is taking shape, thanks to a group of environmentally aware students.
PASSMORES Co-operative Learning Community schools have been recognised for their work to ensure students who are young carers don’t miss out on an education. Passmores Academy, Purford Green Primary.