THE planning application to provide an interim building for Orsett Heath Academy, in partnership with Thurrock Rugby Football Club (TRFC), has been approved.
Ormiston Park Academy’s Science Team Visit Aveley Primary SCIENCE teachers from Ormiston Park Academy, in Aveley, paid a visit to Year 5 and 6 pupils at local Aveley Primary School on Wednesday 12 December to deliver practical science lessons with a difference. Ms Thacker and Ms Ryan from the Science department at the academy, which […]
THERE was mixed results for Thurrock primary schools after this year’s reading, writing and maths tests.
ORMISTON Park Academy, in Aveley, was delighted to host the hugely successful Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) ‘People Like Me’ workshop for the second year in a row this month.
DEFICIT levels among schools managed and maintained by Essex County Council (ECC) could rocket by more than fivefold in five years – if the same pressures facing one school in Chelmsford are felt across the county.
EXCITED pupils got a closer look at the progress made with their new school in Purfleet as investment in new schools in Thurrock continues.
OCKENDON Academy has been branded “Inadequate” after a recent inspection by government education watchdog, Ofsted.
HARRIS Primary Academy Chafford Hundred is celebrating after being judged ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. The primary academy scored Ofsted’s top grade across all five categories looked at during the inspection, including quality of teaching and outcomes for pupils.
Christmas market at Gateway Academy. Full details on poster.
SCHOOL performance tables. Education bosses may well not be happy with six of the nine schools being rated “Average” or “Well Below Average”
OSBORNE chief executive Paul Griffiths said: “Our numbers are slightly down, on what we anticipated.
NEW in post – head girl and head boy at ORTU Hassenbrook Academy had their work cut out at their first big event this week during their “busiest ever” open evening (Tuesday 25 September).
THINK Global is a global education programme developed for schools, colleges and universities. The programme brings a global perspective into education – teaching students about sustainability, tackling extremism, human rights and other world issues.
ALFIE Bowers, 11 and Brandon Shaw, 12 (Ortu Gable Hall) stepped in to help a woman after a car accident outside Corringham Library earlier this month (11 September).
Gable Hall Proud of its Students’ Success JUBILANT Gable Hall students celebrated a 73% pass rate in English and a 68% pass rate in Maths (Thursday 23 August 2018) during its GCSE results morning. Staff, students and parents were particularly pleased with the significant improvements in English, Maths and Science, with 77% of pupils achieving […]
TEARS of joy could be seen at ORTU Hassenbrook Academy, based in Stanford-Le-Hope, as students opened their envelopes to see their results in the new style GCSEs results released today (Thursday 23 August).
THE Gateway Academy has announced a significant rise in the number of Year 11 students achieving GCSE passes as the GCSE results were released today. Despite the government imposing more challenging exams, students at Gateway smashed their previous record with a 17% increase in those achieving grade 4 or better in English with similar gains […]
FOR the third year running all students attending the College have passed at least 1 A Level exam and received an A* – E pass grade.
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.