Category: News

GCSE Results 2019

Braeside  is celebrating another outstanding set of GCSE results this year. 91% of grades achieved were at grade 4 or above, equivalent to a previous grade C or higher, with nearly a quarter of all grades at 7-9, equivalent to the previous grades A*or A. Once again, the pupils achieved…

House Rounders Tournament

We have ended the year on a high in PE with two days of Junior and Senior House Rounders. The pupils once again entered into the spirit of things with lots of support and encouragement for their own Houses. The scores were high in all matches with some big hitters…

GCSE Art Exhibition 2019

The GCSE Art exhibition was another great success this year.  Pupils work consisted of two units of work based on the theme of animals in their environment, Portraits and Identity and a body of work developed from a self-selected starting point.  Pupils selected Messages, Natural Forms and The Elements.  An…

Year 3 Visit a Local Care Home

Year 3 recently visited the Queens Court Care Home to sing and play their recorders for the residents. It was lovely to see them sharing their growing talents in music for the benefit of others in the community.

Visit to The National Portrait Gallery

What a fantastic end to the year. Pupils from Years 7, 8, 9 and 10 had the opportunity to attend an extended practice workshop at The National Portrait Gallery. The workshop included Cindy Sherman’s new exhibition which focuses on the artist’s manipulation of her own appearance and her deployment of material…

Newsletter July 2019

Read our July Newsletter, full of photos and information on Speech Day and Prize Giving, Sports Day, the Junior production of Beauty and the Beast and lots more…

Beauty and the Beast

Last night the Junior pupils transported us to a land of magic, filled with a fearsome beast, a terrible curse and talking furniture. Everything from the set and costumes to the acting was done brilliantly, and it was clear to see that each and every pupil had put a lot…

Themed Weeks at Lunchtimes

Chartwell’s (the company that provide meals at Braeside) are introducing themed weeks at lunchtime.  Recently was a celebration of all foods Japanese. Our on-site chef created a sushi bar in the canteen. Pupils could order sushi according to their taste and have a sample of different sauces and some wasabi…