Tensions mount as the Cecil Jones Sixth Form students prepare for their Head Boy and Head Girl speeches in the next two week’s assemblies. So far 9 students have put themselves forward for this prestigious role of Head Boy and Head Girl. The candidates will spend the next two weeks making speeches in every year…

On Friday 27th September, 70 students in Years 10 and 11 visited the Towngate Theatre to watch a performance of ‘Macbeth’.At just 70 minutes, this engaging and fast-paced adaptation of Macbeth was the perfect introduction to Shakespeare for a modern audience. With themes of ambition, power and revenge, this dynamic production captivated students until the bitter end. Quite surprisingly, the entire play…

The artistic talents of Cecil Jones 6th  Form were on show today when they organised a lovely whole school charity event in aid of Macmillan Cancer support. Students baked and provided cakes, made milkshakes and ran a tombola stall. The community of the school was united in their support of this worthy cause. Congratulations to…

KS3 Art club is underway. The students have been working on 3D Papier Mache letters which will be displayed all around the school. So, if you would like to be part of a team who will have their amazing artwork displayed around the school, then please come along to the KS3 Art club. It is…

Today we had a lovely music assembly led by Natasha Stewart. Natasha has toured the world as a singer with Little Mix, Beyonce and Rita Ora to name a few. Natasha performed many songs for our students and also spoke about careers in the music industry. Natasha discussed mental health and her own battles with…

Cecil Jones students were lucky enough to be invited to the Houses of Parliament (Palace of Westminster). They were given a guided tour of both the House of Lords and the House of Commons plus additional historic rooms including the Queens Robing room and the Royal Gallery.  We learnt a lot about the roots of…