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All current Year 7, 8 & 9 students there are still places available to Ski in December. See Mr Papworth or Mr Graham for a letter.


As we begin our Chinese New Year celebrations, students across the school took part in a fantastic performance and an origami workshop!


Thankyou for joining us!


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Thank you for inviting us to be a part of your careers evening. It was a pleasure talking with so many young people about their aspirations and the different career options in the NHS.


It’s been a busy week at HACH! 62 students went to the terrifying Woman in Black in the West End last night. Tonight saw another excellent careers event!


School is open today as usual.


Following updates received from the local authority, we are pleased to confirm that it will be safe to open the Academy tomorrow, Wednesday 8th January 2020. We thank you for your support and understanding in this matter & look forward to welcoming the students back in school.


Indeed, We are emailing and sending a text to all parents.


Due to the chemical incident in West Thurrock, the school will be closed today.


Thank you for letting us know, we will be investigating this.


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students in Years 10,11,12,13. Some fantastic experiences on offer in the New Year and during Summer led by industry specialists. Check these out!!!!!


Tickets selling fast! Come and see our talented students on the 11th and 12th of December. You won’t want to miss it!


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Tonight is the night! We are excited to share with you our brand new sixth form curriculum. No need to book, simply turn up between 5pm and 7pm. Our Head of Sixth Form's presentation will take place at 6pm.


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Looking forward to meeting potential and trainee teachers on Wed 11th. If you are interested in training to teach,book tickets here.


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This is great to see! So pleased children get to practise in action, enjoy their education & develop .


An incredible turnout so far this morning, our candidates have done an amazing job at energising the electorate!


The HACH elections are tomorrow. Good luck to the candidates! Students, use your voice...Vote!


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Ski trip 2020 confirmed to Austria, 11th - 18th December 2020, see me Papworth for a letter.


Our additional Sixth Form study space is nearing completion.

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Term Dates 2019-20 & 2020-21

Please note these dates might be subject to change. Please scroll down for 2020-21 Term Dates.

Monday 2nd September to Wednesday 18th December 2019

Half Term:

Monday 28th October to Friday 8th November 2019

Last day of Term:

Wednesday 18th December 2019

Spring Term 2020

Monday 6th January to Friday 3rd April 2020

Inset days:

Friday, 14th February 2020

Half Term:

Monday 17th to Friday 21st February 2020

Last day of Term:

Friday 3rd April 2020

Summer Term 2020                              

Monday 20th April to Wednesday 22nd July 2020

Inset days:

To be confirmed

Bank Holidays:

Friday 10th & Monday 13th April, Friday 8th May 2020

Half Term:

Monday 25th to Friday 29th May 2020

Last day of Term:

Wednesday 22nd July 2020

Term Dates 2020-2021 

Autumn Term 2020                             

Wednesday 2nd September to Friday 16th December 2020

Inset days:

2nd, 3rd September & Friday 2nd October 2020

Years 7 & 13 Return:

Friday 4th September 2020

Years 8-11 Return:

Monday 7th September 2020

Year 12 Pupils Return:

Wednesday 9th September 2020

Half Term:

Monday 19th October to Friday 30th October 2020

Last day of Term:

Friday 18th December 2020

Spring Term 2021

Monday 4th January to Thursday 1st April 2021

Inset days:

Friday 12th February 2021

Bank Holidays:

Friday 1st January 2021

Half Term:

Monday 15th to Friday 19th February 2021

Last day of Term:

Thursday 1st April 2021

Summer Term 2021                              

Monday 19th April to Friday 23rd July 2021

Inset days:

To be confirmed

Bank Holidays:

Friday 2nd, Monday 5th April & Monday 3rd May 2021

Half Term:

Monday 31st May to Friday 4th June 2021

Last day of Term:

Friday 23rd July 2021