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House Swimming Gala

Pupils from Years 6 – 9 represented their houses at the annual swimming gala at Loughton Leisure Centre. It was excellent to see the students encouraging one another and swimming their fastest for their houses! The results were as follows;   1st place- Fry 2nd Place- Mason 3rd Place- Bronte…

Kindergarten visit Harlow Town Park

The Kindergarten children all visited Harlow Town Park. They went to the swings and slides and had an amazing time exploring all the different equipment. This was followed by a picnic with special treats for all their hard work this term. Finally they visited the petting zoo where they saw…

Year 5 & 6 at the West Essex Swimming Gala

Braeside’s Year 5 and 6 swimming squad competed against 14 schools at the West Essex swimming gala at Waltham Abbey Leisure Centre. Freya came first in her front crawl race, Nicole came second in butterfly, Caitlin came second in front crawl and the 50m free style champion race, and the…

Year 1 become ‘Plant Detectives’

This half term in Science, Year 1 have become ‘Plant Detectives’. They have been going on plant and flower hunts around Braeside grounds. The children found nearly all the plants and flowers in the checklist. They also found and drew other plants and flowers. It was all very exciting!

Year 9 First Aid Training

Year 9 had a very informative and important afternoon learning what do if someone becomes unconscious and stops breathing. Firstly, they were taught the importance of checking if the person was breathing and positioning them in the recovery position. The pupils were shown how to give mouth to mouth resuscitation…

Year 5 & 6 Stubbers Residential

Year 5 and 6 had an adventurous few days at Stubbers Activity Centre. A variety of activities were undertaken including kayaking, bell boating, archery, team building and many more. They all had a great time!    

Reception Plant their Seedlings

Reception had a lovely time planting the vegetables and fruit seedlings that they bought from Matthew’s Nursery. Year 8 helped to plant them in the Braeside vegetable patch. They also planted some flower pots around the school. We can’t wait to see them grow. Well done Reception!      …

Oak-Tree 3 Tees Cricket Tournament

Year 1 and 2 took part in the Oak-Tree 3 Tees Cricket tournament on Thursday 6 June. Both year groups played really well and tried hard with both batting and fielding. Special mentions to Avneet and Gabrielle for their batting efforts and Rosie and Finn for their fielding determination. Well…

Year 3 – ‘The Human Body’ Topic

In Year 3, we’ve started our new topic, ‘The Human Body’. Dr. Akhtar joined us for a fascinating science lesson, explaining how our amazing body works and how different organs function. She also demonstrated how to use various medical equipment and explained its importance.            …