Senior Master Chef Competition

House events at The Earls are many and varied and the latest event was House Master Chef. It was a wonderful evening of feverish creative activity as the four teams did their very best to provide the judges with food to tickle their fancy. Mr Loveday and Mr Brook (standing in […]


Headteacher’s Stars of the Week

Headteacher’s stars this week are year 7 students Bethany and Lilia who demonstrated excellence in History. They went above and beyond in their timeline homework, showing attention to detail and artistic flair. They received their certificates today and their passes to get them to the front of the lunch queue for a […]


Macmillan Coffee Afternoon Raises over £375

Students and staff joined in a huge ‘Macmillan Bake-Off’ on Friday 28th September, to raise money for this excellent cause. Huge numbers of cakes and gallons of tea and coffee were consumed in Hall A, by an appreciative crowd. Staff ands students were joined by parents for what has now […]


See Me, Hear Me Campaign

The see me, hear me campaign is encouraging adults and young people to make themselves aware of how grooming can develop and the key warning signs to help safeguard youngsters from this hidden crime. The hard-hitting short animation focuses on an abuser describing how he grooms a girl with gifts, alcohol […]


Shakespeare research projects prove a hit

The English Faculty were incredibly impressed with our new Year 7’s homework projects. Students  were asked to get creative over the summer holidays and produce a research project on William Shakespeare. The homework was of an incredibly high standard and many of the best examples were exhibited at the Freshers […]


Head’s Star of the Week

Heads Star of the Week: In late July Joseph went to Sweden to compete in the KSI (Kimura Shukokai International) Karate World Championships where he achieved Gold in the Boys Junior Team Kata, making him a Karate World Champion. He is a humble, quietly spoken young man with a huge […]


The Earls 3 lions experience

A group of students, staff and parents went to Wembley to see England take on Spain in the first match post-world cup. The atmosphere was electric, particularly when England scored early on, with nearly 82,000 inside the National stadium. Harry Kane was awarded the golden boot from the world cup […]


Head’s Stars of the Week

Two amazing students to bring you this week as heads stars of the week, Kieron and Jude. They recently competed in the judo world championships in different weight classes for 15-17 year olds. Kieron came third in the world and Jude came fourth in his category. Phenomenal achievements that have […]


Headteacher’s Stars

The year 9/10 girls rounders team have had a fantastic season, winning their league and then competing in the Champions final against the other two leagues. The finals were close with all teams ending up on the same points, The Earls losing out by half a rounder to the Champions. […]


Primary Cricket Festival

We are all immensely proud of a group of Earls’ students, who led a Cricket festival on Thursday afternoon, which involved Newfield Park year 5 students. All of the students who took part are to be congratulated for doing a truly great job and representing The Earls so well on their […]


Shakespeare bridges Key Stages

Ten Year 8 students spent two afternoons working with Year 5 students from Newfield Primary School. During the first session, the Year 8s demonstrated their knowledge of ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’, which they are currently studying in English lessons. They role-modelled their own writing and then set Newfield pupils a […]


Poignant poem strikes a chord!

Mrs Clifford brought me a poem written by  year 9 student Julia because she was so impressed with it. The poem is entitled Thorns and Roses and is about gender stereotyping … hugely powerful and thought provoking … so this morning I went into 9R form time and read the […]