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Year 5 Ancient Greek Day

Last Friday year 5 had the brilliant opportunity to take part in Ancient Greek Day organised by Mrs Doss. During the day, the girls dressed in Ancient Greek themed clothing, they wrote their names in Ancient Greek, made laurel wreaths, had an ancient Greek banquet, crushed grapes to make wine,…

Netball Victory!

VICTORY for our year 7/8 netball team! The year 7/8’s hard work is paying off! The girls performed brilliantly against a very well drilled Ongar Academy side and won 16-12! Well done to  Kristen and Eva for their excellent shooting, Maya V and Scarlet for their non-stop defending and Izellah…

Thorpe Park Trip

On the 30th September, the senior students at Braeside had a day out at Thorpe Park. I don’t deny this was a lot of fun but there was an important Physics lesson to learn too. Rollercoasters are an excellent way to demonstrate how energy is constantly being transferred from one…

Harvest Festival 2021

Braeside Juniors put on a wonderful Harvest Festival on Friday 15th at St James’ URC Church. The children had a great time entertaining the audience of friends and family with songs like the ‘Harvest Samba’ and poems all about harvest time and Autumn. We even got a performance from the…

ISA Regional Art Competition 2021

This year despite working through covid we have had great success at the annual ISA Regional Art Competition.  We managed to secure four firsts and two second places.  This means that four pieces go through to The Nationals in November! The winning students are Rebecca Bidgood, Maya Ash, Eva Kovalenko,…

Year 6 Science Museum Trip

Year 6 visited the Science Museum in London on Friday. We went to the WonderLab where we could have a go at hands on investigations. The pupils loved getting out of the classroom and doing some hands on learning. It’s so important to keep learning interesting and fun. We also…

Gardening Club Grow Tomatoes

On Monday afternoon, Gardening Club were planting tomatoes. We planted half a tomato each into our pots, hoping that the seeds inside will start to grow. We will be keeping our pots inside and in little, plastic bag greenhouses, to keep them warm over winter. We are hoping that we…

Year 7 at the Nuclear High Ropes

Year 7 had an exciting Monday morning at Nuclear High Ropes! They encouraged each other to over come fears and supported one another to complete challenging obstacles. Rosie said she ‘felt powerful after completing the zip wire’. It was an excellent trip and nobody wanted to leave!