Tollesbury Online Directory - Search Results for Schools
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Telephone: 01621 869242
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Our aim at Tollesbury School is for children and families to have a school experience that motivates and stimulates learning. We want our children to be independent, individual and equipped with the academic and social skills to enable a smooth transition to secondary school.
Plume School is an 11-18 mixed comprehensive with around 1850 students. It is a split site school, both sites being in Maldon a few minutes drive apart. The older buildings on both sites have been modernised and updated while retaining their character.
Year 7 & 8 students attend the Mill Road Site with its own playing fields and specialist teaching areas. This enables students to make a successful transition from primary school as there are under 600 students on this site. Teachers normally teach on both sites and travel time is built into the timetable.
Year 9-11 students attend the Fambridge Road site that is larger and with more specialist rooms for high level examination courses. In addition to its academic success, Plume is known for its excellent vocational provision and some of the older students will spend some time at college and on work placements.
Year 12-13 attend the Plume College at Fambridge Road. The Sixth Form is growing rapidly and is likely to exceed 400 students. Sixth Formers have their own entrance, study area and library but are fully integrated into the life of the school. The head girl and boy are elected by the whole student body.
Thurstable School Sports College and Sixth Form
Our mission is to develop independent learners who understand the need to contribute to meeting the challenges of a changing world.
Colchester County High School for Girls
Telephone: 01206 576973
Fax: 01206 769302
CCHS is a vibrant and happy school providing an exciting variety of opportunities for girls to develop their talents, to enjoy themselves and to flourish as individuals. Our students are exceptionally bright and enthusiastic. They thrive in our relaxed, supportive atmosphere and take responsibility for their own learning.
We offer a huge range of extra-curricular activities from fencing to Japanese and enrich the curriculum with numerous visits throughout the year to places of interest in Britain, as well as abroad.
Our students have a thirst for knowledge and we are keen to develop and support learning for all students and staff. To this end we have incorporated an iLab in our mSchool (Music, Mathematics and the Mind) which is a perfect catalyst for Creative and Critical Thinking which is taught from Years 7 - 13. This provides a dynamic and investigative approach for everything else we undertake.
Colchester Royal Grammer School
CRGS invites applications at 11+, 13+ and 16+ and has 800 students in total. The school is committed to academic excellence across the curriculum and has specialisms in Science and Languages. Pastoral care and extracurricular involvement balance and support the school&aposs emphasis on academic achievement and combine to provide a full and varied education for the students.