After two years of pandemic uncertainty an alternative to our annual compass music event was found with the addition of our schools in Essex. On Thursday 24th March @ 18.00, ten of our compass schools joined together virtually, for our very first on-line music event.
We are pleased to share the news that as of 1st January 2022 our family of schools has grown to include Cann Hall Primary School, John Ray Junior School, Notley Green Primary School, and Shalford Primary School. Our four new schools are based in Braintree and Clacton-on-Sea in Essex and we are absolutely delighted to…
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Hayward as Trustee to the Compass Board. Simon is an accomplished C-suite appointee, NED and experienced Board member across the nuclear, aviation, heavy engineering, retail, hospitality and education sectors where he is recognized for his independent perspective and diligent ability to balance corporate governance and regulatory compliance with the difficulties of operating in complex business environments.
We are delighted to announce the appointment of our new Trustee Sajni Shah. Sajni is Co-Head of Product at Starling Bank.
We are delighted to announce that Paul Brightly-Jones has been appointed to the Compass Board of Trustees. Paul is Primary Behaviour Support Service Manager at the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
All children in the Compass Partnership of Schools, recognise the importance of leading a healthy and active lifestyle. During lock down, children participated in daily ‘Directed Exercise’ challenges set by Mr Harries, the P.E. teacher at Horn Park.
We are delighted to announce that Rupinder Bansil has been appointed to the Compass Board of Trustees. Rupinder is Head Teacher West Thornton Primary School, part of the Inspire Partnership of Schools, having previously been Head Teacher at Foxfield Primary School from 2014.
Deansfield has had very busy week! Our Chamber Choir was down to the final of the choir of the year competition. This was held on Monday at the Royal Festival Hall. Not only did the children get to compete against the UK’s top 24 choirs but they had the opportunity to perform to all of their families in the evening.
At Horn Park, we are passionate about books and inspiring a love of reading. This week we have had a week-long programme of festivities in honour of World Book Day. On Monday we welcomed children’s author Chris Callaghan, who met the whole school and discussed his book, ‘The Great Chocoplot’ and his life as an author.
At Alderwood we have been using our local offer to enhance the learning experience our pupils receive here through various trips such as year 2 visiting the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich. This brought to life the pupils’ learning as they have been looking at the great explorer ‘Scott of the Antarctica’ within their History unit of learning.