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Year 11 Poetry Live trip on February 8th 2017

An overview of the day is below in addition to costing. This day would be extremely beneficial in preparing students for their English Literature exam at the end of the year. Poets including Carol Ann Duffy, Simon Armitage, Daljit Nagra and Maura Dooley will perform their poems; respond to student questions and discuss how poems [...]

January 4th, 2017|General News|

Jack Dingley

Marriotts would like to congratulate former student Jack Dingley on his amazing success in becoming a barrister. Jack was one of only 8 people (out of 45 in his year) to pass the bar exams on the first occasion. Jack studied at Marriotts from 2003 -2010, taking A Levels in English Literature; Government and Politics; [...]

April 6th, 2016|Alumni, General News|

Shannon Jefford – Karate World Cup!

On the 23rd of May Shannon Jefford (Year 8) qualified for the World Cup in Karate, she had to fight a black belt (she is a brown belt) and was the lowest grade in her division in order to secure her place. On the 3rd- 5th of July she will attend the World Cup.

June 2nd, 2015|General News|

Farewell Joyce Welch

Today we said a very fond farewell to our hugely loved dinner lady, Joyce Welch. Joyce has worked tirelessly for the Marriotts' Community (and Bedwell before it) for 40 years. As a cleaner and dinner lady at the school she has cleaned up after our muddy feet; served our hungry stomachs with delicious meals and [...]

April 2nd, 2015|General News|

Uniform Update

The results of the recent consultation on proposals to change our school uniform indicated that both parents and students want to ensure our uniform fits with our school vision. As a result, the Governors have agreed that we should change our uniform to include a blazer, shirt & tie. The uniform will be phased in [...]

April 2nd, 2015|General News, Prospective Parents News|

Rock Challenge 2015

Marriotts School Rocks at Rock Challenge 2015 Recently students from Marriotts School beat off fierce competition from 11 other schools from London, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Northampton and Berkshire to win not only the open regional stage of the annual Rock challenge Event held at the Gordon Craig Theatre, but to win 13 of the 14 individuals [...]

March 13th, 2015|General News|


The annual Marriotts German exchange with Gymnasium Finkenwerder is an excellent and beneficial experience for all! Firstly, you meet so many new friends and have the opportunity to live a German style of life for a whole week. Every day is jam-packed with school experiences, excursions and local activities! This year was the [...]

July 4th, 2014|German News|

Humanutopia Conference at University of Hertfordshire

Wednesday 11th June Humanutopia Conference at University of Hertfordshire: 30 selected students from year 9 & 10 including our best heroes will be taking part in the Humanutopia conference in connection with the Meller Education Trust.  The students will be out all day for this trip – the students are as follows: Year 10 Heroes [...]

July 4th, 2014|General News|

Sporting Success

North Herts Calypso Cricket Tournament All of the players performed excellently, reaching the semi final. The players conduct was exemplary, particularly in the face of adversity. Kaleb Shaw Abdul Ahmed Lewis Bennett Charlie Cole Leon Okuboyejo Tommy Southey Luca Stalham Wade Thomas Kieran Tyler Rounders Tournament at TAS The players performed excellently, reaching the final. [...]

July 4th, 2014|Sports News|

Field Trip

As part of the GCSE Geography course, students have to undertake some fieldwork out of the school environment. This involves collecting information and data to answer a question set by the exam board in Year 10, for completion in Year 11. The exam board question for this year is regarding ‘Rivers and how they change [...]

July 4th, 2014|General News, Geography News|