Monthly Archives: October 2014

Thank you Tea

Thank you tea On Friday afternoon, Marriotts School celebrated their successful Open Evening by thanking all of their student volunteers with a tea party. Over 300 Marriotts students and members of the Stevenage FC Youth Academy who acted as tour guides and helpers at the busy event were invited by the Headteacher to attend the [...]

October 17th, 2014|General News, Uncategorized|

Gambia Building Project

In April 2015 five representatives from Marriotts School will be flying to the Gambia to undertake a build project that was started this year along with Stevenage FC. The school representatives will be visiting and camping in a local village and continuing with small building projects starting this year along with building a football stadium [...]

October 17th, 2014|General News|

Humanutopia Heroes

Students aren't flying solo at Marriotts. An article was published in The Comet on October 16th sharing the good work that Marriotts undertakes alongside Humanutopia. Marriotts have recently trained a new group of Year 9 'Heroes' who then worked alongside 60 students from Lodge Farm school for team building and self awareness sessions. To read [...]

October 17th, 2014|General News, Uncategorized|

Headteacher’s website update

Website Headteacher’s update – September 2014 Welcome back! I hope you had a fantastic summer holiday and that you are looking forward to great things over the coming year. Just in case you missed the news over the holidays I am pleased to report that we had great success with our GCSE and A Level [...]

October 7th, 2014|General News|

Vienna has head shaved for Macmillan

Vienna shaves head for MacMillan Cancer Support Vienna Aplin, Year 7 student shaved her head on her 12th birthday to raise funds for Macmillan.  She ttok on the challenge after her mum's close friend, Maria Stewart, died from cancer aged 46 in 2007. She said "I know people who have lost family members to cancer, I [...]

October 5th, 2014|General News|

WW1 visit to Knebworth House

WW1 Visit Year 9 students travelled to Knebworth House to experience life as a soldier from Stevenage in 1914 to Commemorate the 100 year anniversary of the beginning of the Great War. The students were a credit to Marriotts, behaving impeccably, getting hugely involved in the sessions, and analysing real primary sources to find out [...]

October 5th, 2014|General News, History News|

Tutor Evening 25th September 2014

Tutor Evening Thank you so much to all parents who attend our Tutor Evening on 25th September. It was a fantastic evening and we really appreciate your support. Thank you also to the many of you took part in our survey . For those of you who were not able to attend please find a [...]

October 4th, 2014|General News|

Year 7 Football

Year 7 Football On Monday 29th September the Year 7 Football team played a match again Kings Langley in the County Cup. They lost 1-0 but this was against a traditionally very strong team who had already played three matches. The attitude of the students was absolutely amazing. The best ever seen. A real credit [...]

October 4th, 2014|General News, Sports News|

Sixth Form Football

Sixth Form Football On Wednesday 1st October the Sixth From Football team played a match again Highfield School in the District League. They won 9-2! Stephen Dada was a stand out man of the match with 4 goals. A comment from the opposition teacher; "Quality in both attitude and ability and totally deserved the win". [...]

October 3rd, 2014|General News, Sports News, Uncategorized|

Year 8 Netball

 Year 8 Netball On Wednesday 1st October the Year 8 Girls played two fixtures. They beat Nobel school 5-4 in the first game and then dominated the game against Barnwell beating them 22-1 (not sure Casey Davies missed any opportunity). Congratulations to the following players: Eve Newstead OrlaNewstead DaylaO‘Sullivan Charlotte Jackson Selma Ajazi TinoModise Kendall [...]

October 1st, 2014|General News, Sports News|