GABLE Hall school in Corringham has been graded as “Requires Improvement” in a highly critical report by government watchdog Ofsted. The education watchdog came to the school over two days in late May. yourthurrock.com/wp-content/uploads/136854__6.pdf The main criticisms levelled at the school are: Leaders, governors and the trust have not maintained the good standards identified in […]
Ms Amy Finch and Master Michael Pearn named Head Girl and Head Boy of Ortu Gable Hall AMY Finch, 14 of Stanford le Hope and Michael Pearn, 15, of Stanford le Hope have been appointed Head Girl and Head Boy of Ortu Gable Hall School for the academic year beginning September 2018. They are replacing […]
Gable Hall School hosts Royal Opera House Sing and Stage La Bohème event GABLE Hall School rang to the sound of opera on Monday 25th June as the Royal Opera House gathered secondary students from four Thurrock schools together to sing and stage Puccini’s opera La bohème. In a series of workshops over the course […]
STAFF and students from Ormiston Park Academy in Aveley are celebrating after one of their students – Oliver Hackett – made it through to the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Four Nations final, which took place last week, having won the title of National Champion for England
Gateway Learning Community host Teacher Training Recruitment Event. Full details on poster.
HATHAWAY Academy students have undertaken a number of fund-raising activities for their chosen charity, Havens Hospice.
SIXTEEN young women from four Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT) academies across the country set sail alongside six female business leaders on two voyages, as part of a unique project to inspire and engage the next generation of female leaders.
A great family day out coming soon with a chance to win our £100 cash prize just for coming along! BIGGER and better than ever! Full details on poster above. A spokesperson said: “Thanks to Griffin Estate Agents in Grays once again for supporting our event and their boards advertising our event will be going […]
TWENTY-Three Year 10 students took advantage of the fantastic opportunity to challenge themselves and gain exciting experiences on a specialist Outward Bound trip to Aberdovey in Wales. They were split into groups along with three other schools from Essex where they had to complete team- building activities and share dorm rooms. On the second and […]
A SMALL selection of students from the Gateway Academy recently attended a leading customer relationship management company, Salesforce, in London as part of their Career Ready mentoring programme.
THE fantastic community that supports the Gateway Academy recently visited the Ellis Theatre at the Marshfoot Road site, to see a spectacular performance of ‘The Wizard of Oz’.
ENGLISH students were recently given a fantastic opportunity to meet local author, Sue Wilsher, as part of their World Book Day celebrations.
YEAR 9 students from Ormiston Park Academy (OPA) in Aveley have had a fantastic opportunity to visit the London Stadium in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as part of an Enterprise Project they are doing with the West Ham United Foundation.
Travelling Players: Schools discover Shakespeare in a Suitcase Students from Royal Opera House Thurrock Trailblazer school, Grays Convent travelled to the Victoria and Albert Museum recently to present their own short performances inspired by Shakespeare’s dramatic tragedy, Macbeth. The school took part in the V&A’s Shakespeare in a Suitcase project as part of their ROH […]
AS an IQM (Inclusion Quality Mark) awarded school, the Gateway Academy are focussed on promoting well-being amongst its students with a school environment that understands and cares for each individual.
ORMISTON Park Academy (OPA) in Aveley has teamed up with Women in Science and Engineering (WISE), a social enterprise which campaigns for better gender balance in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths (STEM) sectors, to deliver a workshop for Year 9 and 10 female students to discuss qualifications and career routes into STEM-related industries.
STUDENTS at Ormiston Park Academy in Aveley had the exciting opportunity to participate in an interactive Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workshop delivered by The Smallpeice Trust,
THE Gateway Learning Community Trust [GLC] has announced that, after a number of failed attempts, it has now secured just under £6m of funding from the Government, Thurrock Local Authority and from its own resources to replace the existing building at the Tilbury Pioneer Academy.
STUDENTS from the Gateway Academy have been avidly collecting used batteries as part of a college- wide competition to see who can collect and recycle the most. The campaign has been part of The Big Battery Hunt, a national competition open to all schools.
A well-deserving Year 11 student at the Gateway Academy, Jodie, was recently presented with an iPad as a reward for her outstanding attendance and behaviour
AMAZON’S drive to encourage Tilbury pupils to embrace a future career in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) continued last week when the local fulfilment centre made a donation to The Gateway Academy to support British Science Week.
STAFF at Gable Hall school in Corringham have praised their star pupil, Ruti, after she won ITV’s The Voice.
THE GLC are proud to announce that they have sponsored a second drinking well (the first was in 2006), with the help of AquAid Water Coolers and the Africa Trust.
TWENTY-TWO Year 7 and 8 William Edwards and 30 Gateway Academy students attended the Barbican Box event as part of their ROH Thurrock Trailblazer programme. The Barbican Box is a portable box filled with the ingredients for student to create original theatre, visual art or music inspired by the Barbican’s world class arts programme. Leading […]