Academic

Hastings 2016

1066 and all that

05/10/2016

Year 7’s History lessons literally took them into battle yesterday as they visited Battle Abbey and Pevensey Castle to discover more about the Battle of Hastings and its legacy.

GCSE Results Day 2016

Wally Hall All Stars

25/08/2016

Year 11 were celebrating another fantastic set of GCSE & IGCSE results today. 70% of grades were A*/A and a third of students achieved 10 or more A and A*s.

Earth, Wind and Fire

Earth, Wind and Fire

20/05/2016

The labs have been overwhelmed by students taking part in an incredible array of experiments and demonstrations as part of Science Week, this year themed around Earth, Wind and Fire.

Year 8 Trip to France May 2016

Friday in France

20/05/2016

This time last week 60 Year 8 students were enjoying a fantastic sunny day in Boulogne practicing their language skills at a confiserie, Nausicaá, the beach and in cafes and shops in town.

Transit of Mercury 2016

The Transit of Mercury

10/05/2016

Students in the Physics department were very excited to watch Mercury move across the Sun yesterday using a projection from a refracting telescope made from 2 lenses and some drainpipe!

Year 7 History

Year 7 Time Machine

27/04/2016

Year 7 swapped summer uniform for monks' habits, tunics and bonnets for their Medieval history workshop this week.

500 words April 2016

Tell us a Story

25/04/2016

Congratulations to Year 7 Megan Moore whose story 'Coming Home' got through to the 4,500 long list from a record 123,400 entries in the BBC Radio 2 500 word writing competition.

NHS Competition Spring 2016

NHS Prize

20/04/2016

Congratulations to Year 8s Lucy, Tanzy, Charlotte and Tabitha whose entry into the national 'Step into the NHS' schools' competition has won second prize from thousands of entries.

Archive Project Year 7

The History Girls

17/03/2016

Year 7 are putting the finishing touches to their current history project; making short films about Walthamstow Hall's 178 year history using resources from the school archives.

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Message in a Book

07/03/2016

Thank you to all those who donated books for our Oxfam appeal, 100's were collected. Year 7 also wrote 'Messages in Books' about global poverty, which will be distributed with the books.