Achievement Assembly  What a pleasure it was to be able to recognise all the efforts of our year 8 students in our end of year Celebration Assembly. The students have been recognised by staff within the school both in and out of lessons for all their positive contributions. 100% attendance awards for the Summer Term:…

All students in the school have now been issued with a new school planner to be used for recording homework, home-school messages, attendance and reading journals. The planner is a crucial tool in helping students stay organised and equipped for learning. Students will carry their planners with them at all times and they should be…

It was a pleasure to start the term with a Year 10 assembly that celebrated high expectations and achievement. Today in assembly, Tania Woods earned the Student of the Week for her engagement and attainment across the board. Tania embodies the Year 10 motto, “If you are true to your work, your work will be…

GCSE 9 to 1 grades: a brief guide for parents If you have children in year 11 taking GCSEs this year, many of their results will be reported on the new grade scale which runs from 9 (the highest grade) to 1 (the lowest grade). Here’s a brief guide to what that means. Why do…

Once again Cecil Jones’ Annual Art Competition has shown the amazing talent of our students. Winning our lower school competition is Alex McPherson in year 8 with his countryside landscape. The upper school winner is year 9’s Yasmine Warren with her amazing portrait tiger. Our finally recipient is, Stefani Marcinova, in Year 10, who won…

As part of the on-going Enrichment programme for Sixth Form, this week we hosted a visit from a member of the Outreach Team from the University of Essex who delivered a session on Study Skills to the Year 13 students in preparation for their upcoming A Level exams and for when they go to university;…

Thank you to all of the family and friends who attended our music evening on Tuesday. Over 35 students took part and performed with great confidence. Well done everyone.

Dear Parent/Carer, This is a reminder to all parents that the last day of this term is Friday 5th April 2019 and the school will be closed at 12.10pm. Food will be available for students to purchase at break time. The school will re-open as normal on Tuesday 23rd April 2019. Please note that from…

As part of our recently launched French student program we welcomed a French student to spend 4 weeks at Cecil Jones to experience life at an English school/academy. The student was ‘buddied up’ with a fabulous year 8 student who wanted to improve and enhance her own language skills. Throughout the experience the French student…