Sackville School News

EID Celebrations

On Friday, 19 April 2024 the Sackville sixth form centre played host to a truly vibrant Eid celebration. Mrs Rahman was the star of the show, providing Asian inspired food for both the sixth form and teachers to enjoy. Initial charity totals look in the region of £180.00 being raised for St Catherine’s Hospice, with sixth form students thoroughly enjoying the Eid Mubarak celebrations and the food on offer.   As a sixth form we want to create more opportunities for cultural and charitable enrichment for our student population. The overall feedback from this event was a resounding success. Thank you

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Year 11 Macbeth Workshop – Student Report

Year 11 recently participated in a Macbeth workshop to help us with our upcoming English Literature GCSE. It was led by actors who had previously performed in Shakespeare plays including Macbeth. They helped us to understand Macbeth from a contemporary perspective and showed us how the way a scene is performed plays a vital role in interpreting certain characters. This was done through acting out various scenes from the play, and then asking for our opinions on how the portrayal of characters like Macbeth could be adapted and improved, to help the audience fully understand their intentions and emotions. They discussed

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Find It Out Thursday – Thermo Fisher Scientific

We were lucky enough to have Charlotte Crutchington and Ann Stockdale from Thermo Fisher Scientific visit us yesterday.  This is a local company that has branches worldwide with many opportunities for young people to join and develop.  The company produces lifesaving medicines and scientific machinery which are shipped worldwide.  Students learnt about the work that the East Grinstead branch does in producing testing equipment for many viruses, different antibiotics which are then shipped worldwide, and some of the problems they have to navigate to succeed. One of their biggest customers is Mexico. We would like to thank Charlotte and Ann

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