North Cornwall Book Festival

Last week, a group of Brannel students were given the opportunity to attend the North Cornwall Book Festival and meet Michael Morpurgo! The students had a workshop with three writers (John Boyne, Liz Kessler and Matt Windle) and were given opportunities to develop their own writing skills. The group of Brannel students got the chance … Read more

Molly becomes a published writer!

Molly from Year 9 has been recognised for her excellent creative writing skills after learning that her third original piece of writing is to be published by ‘Young Writers’. Mrs Hocking, Assistant Headteacher said ” Molly has worked so hard on her creative writing over the past few months and it is fantastic that this … Read more

Brannel School’s Green Charter

Brannel School is committed to teaching young people to be environmentally literate and to develop their knowledge, skills, motivation and confidence to practice and promote sustainability in their community. On Friday 20th September, Brannel students declared a climate emergency as part of a massive global day of action.   As part of its commitment to … Read more

Brannel students are going to the USA!

Brannel School has successfully drawn down funding from the British Council to fund an exchange programme with the USA as part of its environmental learning offer. Six Year 10 students have been selected to represent Brannel. KED inspired schools hold similar beliefs and practices around the pedagogy of civic engagement. As part of the KED … Read more

Brannel School: A KED Ambassador School

This term, Brannel School was visited by an international team of education experts from Kunskapsskolan Education. Over the last two years Brannel has been working towards redeveloping curriculum provision to better meet the needs of its students. Brannel is a member of the Kunskapsskolan network and is introducing a new approach to teaching and learning … Read more

Anti-Bullying Ambassadors

Well done to our group of students who are now trained as Anti-Bullying Ambassadors for Brannel! Some of these students will be heading the zero tolerance for bullying campaign at Brannel School. They will act as peer mentors, running campaigns and ensuring every student has a voice. Please keep a look out for all of … Read more

What’s it like to be a Year 7 at Brannel School?

What’s it like to be a Year 7 at Brannel School? Starting secondary school can be daunting for children but we try and make the transition as seamless as possible. In our new video, students from Brannel School talk about their first year at secondary school. Don’t forget to like and subscribe to our school … Read more

Meat-Free Mondays

This year we have introduced Meat-Free Mondays in our school canteen.  Meat Free Monday is simple, effective and fun way to become more responsible global citizens. It’s about coming together as a school community to help the planet and promote healthy food. The empty dishes speak for themselves. Our favourite quote from one of the … Read more

Smiles all around for Brannel students

There were lots of smiles as the Class of 2019 from Brannel School celebrated their fantastic results!  Overall the school’s results have risen for the fourth year in a row. The top performer at Brannel was Jacob Inch who is looking forward to starting Callywith College this month to study A-levels.  Jacob was pleased to … Read more