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14/12/19

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Miss E

A big shout out and ‘thank you’ to all students, parents and staff that contributed towards our annual homeless charity, friends of Essex & London homeless. ESJ is dedicated in looking after the less fortunate in its community https://t.co/u9nkZZqqgr

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https://t.co/kBMD4XlDSE

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Miss E

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13/12/19

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Ms F Clarke

Y9s putting earthquake resistant design into practice. It’s jelly time! https://t.co/FGR4DZ2cbE

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Mr Yerosimou

The WINNERS of the 2019 are... The Seal Party aka The Conservative Party reflected how the UK voted! https://t.co/cxBOjM7kUI

13/12/19

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Miss E

Christmas jumper day at ESJ for a great cause, save the children. Thank you to all students and staff for your contribution

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Ms Horner

Year 10s had their learning brought to life this morning with a fantastic, live production of A Christmas Carol. They were a fantastic audience and did us proud, as usual. https://t.co/hIAxalSTcw

13/12/19

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The Johnson Family

Come and join us for a bit this afternoon....you know you’ll love it! https://t.co/miXf1RDfO3

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Miss E

Tomorrow is Christmas jumper day for a good cause. Bring £1 and spending money for cakes https://t.co/ufatNUpzy4

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Epping St John’s Sixth Form

enjoyed a Xmas get together in our beautiful common room. Snacks and friends - what more could we ask for? Merry Xmas https://t.co/QFdo4F2s1F

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ESJ Art, Textiles & Photography

Art club isn’t busy at all this lunchtime ..... 🙃🤪🥳 https://t.co/7QhZXYP5iL

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Mrs Christofi

Great morning with our Danish friends having a French breakfast and learning about the differences in our schools 🇩🇰🇬🇧🇫🇷🇩🇰 https://t.co/avTFH9D5Jj

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Mr Yerosimou

My Year 12 Government & Politics class currently counting the votes of the will reveal the results in line with Westminster! https://t.co/LAdAbWXejW

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Miss Viccars

for us but also the students! ALL students are currently voting for the party that they think will best represent us. Great to see all students debating and getting involved in politics! https://t.co/Tq0HHWnhDS

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11/12/19

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Mrs Christofi

Is there any part of London our pupils haven’t been to today . A big thank you to Mrs Van Der Lith and Ms Griffiths for being the ultimate tour guides for 🇬🇧🇩🇰🇩🇰🇩🇰 https://t.co/HoTQj0VCdC

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Mr Yerosimou

goes to the polls tomorrow! https://t.co/UfLYe0Zv5T

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Mr Yerosimou

goes to the polls tomorrow! https://t.co/ynKLP068sD

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Mr Yerosimou

goes to the polls tomorrow! https://t.co/jA8hWrJaex

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Mr Yerosimou

goes to the polls tomorrow! https://t.co/nByDAW0hss

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Mr Yerosimou

goes to the polls tomorrow! https://t.co/dNAtQ346dW

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Athletes making school proud

Athletes making school proud

Posted: 15th July 2019

Two athletes from an Epping school are proving they are leaps and bounds ahead in sport.

Year 10 students Freya Henshall and James Petty are doing Epping St John’s Church of England School proud.

Freya took an interest in high jump during her school PE lessons last year – and is already fifth best in west Essex.

She competed in her first County Championships, in Chelmsford, and cleared one metre 43 – her highest jump yet – to place fifth.

She said: “I have done high jump a couple of times this year and about three times last year at school. I have always been keen on running and athletics, but one week it was raining and so we did high jump instead. I was quite good at it and really enjoyed it.

“This was my first big competition so it’s a really big achievement. I am hoping to get a lot higher for the district sports competition this month.

“I work on my technique during athletics club each week and my PE teachers have said they are available every day after school to help me. It is really good to have them supporting me. They can see my talent and so are trying to help me to reach my potential.”

James joined Harlow Athletics Club just before London 2012 as he enjoyed running at school.

At the recent county schools competition - County Championships, in Chelmsford - he achieved a bronze medal in the 400m event.

He said: “I like running and so thought I would give it a try. Within a couple of years, I was entering competitions.

“I would like to now go on to the national competitions within two years. I take part in competitions at school to help me to improve.”

Tom McGarr, PE subject lead, said: “The PE department are extremely proud of their hard work and dedication to sport. James has always had a keen interest and passion within athletics, whereas Freya plays in an elite academy for netball and has shown real natural talent for the high jump which she has enjoyed while attending regular extra-curricular sessions.”

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