GAYNES IN THE MONTH OF JULY…….

Within the month of June our students took part in the following activities:

  • Gaynes hosted an Art exhibition presenting work from this academic year
  • Year 10 GCSE Drama classes completed their C1 practical exam
  • Selected year 9 students attended an anti bullying ambassador training at Cleeve School, Sidcup
  • Gaynes hosted a Year 6 parents evening as part of Primary transition
  • Year 11 Prom took place at Orsett Hall
  • Gaynes pupils took part in a whole school sports day
  • All year groups attended achievement assemblies in which pupils where presented with a effort and achievement certificates and prize winners received books
  • PSCHE topics covered were: British values and institutions, a balanced diet, mental health, knife crime and the law, smoking, reflections on the academic year, peace

Assembly topics covered were:

  • Celebrating London and achievement assemblies

We visited the following places:

Reward trip to Thorpe Park

 

Gaynes took part in sporting fixtures / events:

Havering district athletics at Hornchurch stadium

Year 9 rounders event

 

GAYNES IN THE MONTH OF JUNE…….

Within the month of June our students took part in the following activities:

  • Year 9 pupils attended a presentation skills workshop with First Give in preparation for the presentation evening
  • Gaynes hosted a presentation from Trident on the issue of ‘county lines’
  • Year 10 completed their internal assessments over a 2 week period
  • Year 9 pupils presented at the First Give final event held at Gaynes. The ‘winning’ charity was Homestart, who were presented with a cheque for £1000. Other charities represented were Hope for Havering and Women’s Aid
  • All Year 9 pupils attended at Met Police knife crime awareness workshop
  • Year 6 attended Gaynes for their transition day
  • Year 7 parents evening took place
  • Year 11 public exams continued
  • Gaynes continued it’s partnership work with Branfil and James Oglethorpe Primary schools. Weekly lessons were taught by Gaynes staff in English, Art, PE, History and Geography
  • PSCHE topics covered were: Hygiene, independent learning, female role models, revision, the law and alcohol, British values, anti – social behaviour, identity, FGM, refugees, knife crime and the law, social media usage, relationships and conflict, cities in the UK, Parliament, laws in the UK, voting, ‘fake news’,

 

Assembly topics covered were:

  • Heroes, Eid, healthy lifestyles and sports week

We visited the following places:

Year 10 Design and Technology class visited the Victoria and Albert Museum – design exhibition

Gaynes pupils across Year 7/8/9 visited Eurosdisney

 

Gaynes took part in sporting fixtures / events:

Year 7 sports leadership training

Year 7 sports leadership event at Bower Park

Year 8/9 sports leaders event at Hornchurch stadium

Year 7 athletics Track and Field at Coopers

Year 8 Rounders at Coopers

Essex school Athletics Championships