Enrichment activities are added to the timetable every year, as well as more extra-curricular activities and visits to interesting destinations around the world.
Every Wednesday afternoon enrichment time is open to all pupils. Activities include;
Book Club, Academic Mentoring, Subject and SEN support, Driving Theory advice, Learning Chinese, Fitness Suite, Badminton, Cooking Club, 5 a-side Football, inter-school Football, Rugby, Basketball, Hockey and Netball fixtures.
The boys compete in Essex Colleges Football League every Wednesday as well as Essex Colleges Cup, League Cup and English Schools National Cup. The boys train every Monday lunch time on the astro-turf with Mr. Edwards.
The girls have also entered the Essex League. At present, they are in the ESFA National Cup semi- final! Led by Miss Parrott, their games are usually Wednesday afternoon in their enrichment time.
The girls Netball team have fixtures most Wednesday afternoons. They play regular friendly fixtures against other local colleges as well as entering the Netball Essex Cup. Please see Miss Cann for details and if you wish to play in games.
The boys Rugby team train on a Monday lunch time and have games consistently on a Wednesday afternoon. Mr. Sexton’s team this year have entered the RFU Daily Mail National Cup competition as well as the Essex Cup, plus friendlies against local sixth form and colleges.
We also try and offer the following sports at a recreational level against local colleges. In the past year we have played friendly games in Boys and Girls Basketball, as well as Mixed Hockey fixtures. Friday after school there is also 5 a-side for all pupils and staff!