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Activities Week 2017
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News & Events
Royal Geographical Society Ambassador Visit
Year 6s celebrate La Fete des Rois
New GCSE league table places St Mary’s in top 10% in Essex
St Mary’s skiers take to the slopes!
Explore the world of Geography!
Sasha’s lion is judged ‘Outstanding’ in national scientific art competition
Year 10 chefs win Chinese cookery kit
A lively International Week!
St Mary’s Sharks win district finals!
'The Woman in Black' - terrifically terrifying!
Our spectacular Fashion Show!
Senior Positions of Responsibility
Red Nose Day!
Which way now? DofE Navigation Day
Speak your mind!
Year 3 are evacuees for a day!
District Netball League victories!
St Mary's is a Healthy School
Poppy is our new Games Captain!
Esme and Holly are our new Senior School Head Girls!
St Mary’s scoop second in North East Essex Swimming Association Gala
St Mary’s Riding Team wins both classes entered at NSEA Inter Schools Show Jumping
Great progress for St Mary’s at the District Football - Second Round
Kindergarten children are builders!
World Book Day
Victorians for a day!
‘Auf dem Campingplatz’
An Inspector Calls grips English students
Head Girls’ hustings
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Grub in a Tub!
Stop the press! Year 7 become fashion reporters
St Mary’s musicians wow audience at Spring Concert!
Blast off for Lower School Science Day!
Competition for mathematicians!
House officials get to work
Bring and Buy Sale is a great success
Year 11 Leavers' Day
Preparing for life at university
Future leaders in the making?
May the fourth be with you…
DofE Practice Weekend
St Mary's singers succeed in Spring exams
Army life explained by former student
Grub in a Tub!
Reading Aloud Competition
Will Quince MP talks politics at St Mary's
Year 7 Geographers investigate the coastline
Entrepreneurs in action
St Mary’s Inter-Schools Public Speaking Competition 2017
Crucible production inspires GCSE students
Sports Afternoon - Kindergarten and Infants
Polling Day at St Mary's!
Years 5 and 6 explore Malham Tarn
The Wind in the Willows comes to St Mary's!
Prep meet Jack and the Beanstalk!
Bronze Duke of Edinburgh's Award expedition
St Mary’s scientists achieve National Awards in Biology Challenge 2017
Prize Giving – a wonderful day of celebration
Olympic kayaker inspires girls to succeed in sport at St Mary’s Sports Awards
Fundraising at the Lower School
Lower School Poetry Competition
3 Cheers for Daisy!
Activities Week Round-Up
Outstanding Music Results for St Mary's Girls
Winners Announced! Year 7 and 8 Reading Competition
Former St Mary’s pupils go back to school!
Superb GCSE results for St Mary’s students!
Biology GCSE students explore Natural History exhibits
St Mary's students gain first-hand experience of university life
The Proms await our young Maestros!
Year 7 Mersea Youth Camp Trip
Golfing success for daughter and dad duo
Whole School Photograph
Cross-country competition raises funds for Lepra
The Duke of Edinburgh's Award Ceremony
St Mary's Netball Match Reports
Horse of the Year Show Success
Round Square International Conference 2017
Christmas festivities begin at St Mary’s
Former St Mary’s student in the new series of BBC One's ‘The A Word’
St Mary's annual GCSE Awards Evening celebrates excellent results
Year 5s embrace Japanese culture at embassy visit
St Mary's handmade Pudsey Bears prove popular for Children in Need
UK's ninth best prep! says the Sunday Times
Water Polo Winner
District Cross Country Success
Junior Cross Country Competition
Barnardo’s Young Supporters Concert
Plastic water bottles banned at eco-friendly St Mary's
Lower School Infant Nativity 2017
BUMPER CROP OF HARVEST DONATIONS
PARENTS TEST THEIR TASTE BUDS AT PTA WINE TASTING QUIZ
ANNUAL CROSS-COUNTRY COMPETITION RAISES FUNDS FOR YOUNGMINDS
STANDING OVATION FOR EMILY!
NEW WELCOMING SPACE FOR MINDFULNESS AND REFLECTION
YEAR 7 PARENTS’ AND PUPILS’ DINNER WELCOMES FAMILIES TO ST MARY’S
ABBY ‘SHINES’ TO COMPLETE 26 MILE OVERNIGHT WALK!
AN INSIGHT INTO ENGLISH SCHOOL LIFE FOR DUTCH EXCHANGE STUDENTS
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Activities Week 2017