On Thursday, a select number boys and girls from year 7 and year 8 had the privilege to represent our school at the Under 13’s County Futsal Qualifiers. The competition was held at  the University of East London’s multimillion pound, state of the art sports facilities. Our pupils showed amazing dedication right from the beginning…

A massive congratulations to Sarah-Jane Kirby, who won the Compassion and Kindness Award from the Southend Youth Awards earlier last week. Sarah-Jane, a current Year 11 student, is often found outside of school singing with the support of the local YMCA. Although seemingly quiet in classes, Sarah-Jane is an active member of our community, who…

At Cecil Jones Academy, we have 12 gifted students who are part of The Brilliant Club. On the 21st October 2019, The Brilliant Club visited Cambridge University. The visit to Cambridge University was the launch trip of the Brilliant Club programme. It began with a warm welcome to the University with juice and fresh-baked cookies.…

Well done to all of the boys who took part in the Borough Cross Country Championships on Wednesday 13th November. You all performed admirably and were a credit to the Academy. Year 7: Toby Jones (3rd place.)   Year 9: Lewis Bakanowski          Hugo Jones (3rd place) Rocco Davis                    Riley Hallett Mario Mica           …

6th Form Students held a cake sale yesterday in support of Remembrance Day Ingredients were supplied by Vertas, the food caters for Cecil Jones Academy, and the Kitchen staff kindly made Muffins which were decorated with giant poppies. A big thank you to all students who purchased cakes and supported this worthy charity. All proceeds…