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Students Protest About Human Rights

Groups of campaigning School 21 students took over St John’s Church green on the Broadway this week to protest against human rights abuses across the world. Members of the public on their way into the Stratford Centre were stopped in … Continue reading

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World War I Exhibition

On the evening of Thursday 3rd April, the Year 8 students at School 21 officially launched their World War I exhibition to parents and members of the community.  Students have been working incredibly hard this term to become experts in … Continue reading

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An Invitation to our World War I Exhibition

On Thursday 3rd April, our Year 8 students are opening their World War I Exhibition which they have been working on in Humanities and Art this term. The evening will start with a presentation at 5.30pm and will end at … Continue reading

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Project Unity

On Saturday 22nd March, a group of Project Unity members very kindly bucket collected for Restless Beings, a human rights charity. The charity focuses on marginalised communities around the world. India, Laura, Ruwayda, Sumairaa and Ulla created a campaign called … Continue reading

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An Invitation to Parents

The World War I project is well under way! Year 8s are currently working towards finishing their artwork for this Thursday before practising and developing their tour guide speeches for the exhibition evening on Thursday 3rd April 5:30pm-7:00pm. Please can … Continue reading

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Sports Relief Bake Sale

On Friday, our students brought an array of delicious cakes into school to raise money in our bake sale for Sports Relief. Special mention goes to Yusrah, Ahmed I, Ruwayda, Shamilla, Farah and Hannah for running the bake sale. Also, … Continue reading

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Year 8 Sports Trip to UEL

On Monday 10th March, Year 8 visited the University of East London Sports Dock. Throughout the day, students tried out a variety of sports including volleyball, badminton, cricket, basketball and futsal. Students even had the opportunity to take part in … Continue reading

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Year 8 Trip to the National Portrait Gallery

On Wednesday 12th March, a group of Year 8 students visited the National Portrait Gallery to see paintings, films and sculptures based on World War 1 to support them with their exhibition on Thursday 3rd April. The students showed great … Continue reading

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Year 7 Trip to Mountfitchet Castle

On Monday 10th March, Mountfitchet Castle was invaded by School 21′s Year 7 students. The castle is situated on top of a large Norman mound in Essex and was built by one of William the Conqueror’s close relatives in 1066. … Continue reading

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School 21 Welcomes Tristram Hunt MP

Tristram Hunt MP, Shadow Education Secretary, took part in one of School 21′s special assemblies this week. He heard our Year 7 students deliver speeches and ideas about what makes great 21st century learning and described the students as inspirational. … Continue reading

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