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20/02/19

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Mrs RS

What a fab day with fab bunch of students and the fab at . Lots of info, op to meet current undergrads, tour the college, explore the city and our own private physics lecture. https://t.co/UhwI9bO2i3

19/02/19

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Mrs RS

A reminder to all Y10/11/12s going to tomorrow (Wed) that we leave at 8am sharp. https://t.co/kH2rC5oGlS

18/02/19

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Miss Petrou

Anyone catch us on Krakow live cam? https://t.co/LmUuyBBMsD

18/02/19

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Miss Petrou

Instagram vs Reality https://t.co/6iZzbItDvA

18/02/19

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Miss Petrou

101m underground, surrounded by salt https://t.co/6gy7iAOH1l

18/02/19

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Miss Petrou

With my amazing Year 11 class https://t.co/5Tao6EM0We

18/02/19

Girls are putting their best foot forward and reaching their goals in sport. Female students at Epping St John’s School are winning their way through to the finals of various competitions. Full story - https://t.co/BZEOm6XoiU https://t.co/ghy4YQEbVC

17/02/19

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Mr Yerosimou

Respectful, interested, sorrowful. students were fantastic today. https://t.co/LSTMEBf3r3

17/02/19

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Miss E

February half term aspiration sessions begin tomorrow. See program which can also be found on our school website. https://t.co/Cyr64in8wB

16/02/19

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Miss Petrou

East Side Gallery ✅ Reichstag ✅ Jewish Memorial ✅ Soviet Memorial ✅ Brandenburg Gate ✅ and many more... https://t.co/rsulZUs15h

16/02/19

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ESJHistory

Soviet memorial, such an inspiring monument! ...loving the sunshine too https://t.co/ScnZhwgAHI

16/02/19

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Mr Yerosimou

Some of the amazing sites from our tour of Berlin https://t.co/0R8s1f0qQz

16/02/19

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Mrs Ahmed

Launching bottle rockets with our astronomy club today! https://t.co/5z4oqX9SaW

15/02/19

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Epping St John’s Sixth Form

Destiny in Year 12 will be doing a skydive for Orphans in Need this September! She’s aiming to raise £365+ in order to sponsor an orphan for the year. Anything you could give would be hugely appreciated. Click the link below :) https://t.co/qKDwMhqYcz https://t.co/6gHii0DC33

15/02/19

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Mr Yerosimou

We have arrived! https://t.co/Cr1QQgFl7a

14/02/19

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Miss E

Year 10 and 11 having fun whilst learning MAD skills! Revision doesn’t have to be dull! https://t.co/kpF5vsxynt

14/02/19

Determined teenagers are attending school six days a week in an effort to achieve their full potential. Aspirations sessions have been launched on Saturdays to give Year 11 students extra time in the classroom to prepare for their GCSE exams. https://t.co/DD5bL67Cvq https://t.co/m0PqYLodYG

12/02/19

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ESJPE

Great result for the year 8 football team beating Ongar 4-1 tonight in their last game before we break for half term.

12/02/19

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Mrs Christofi

Un grand merci for a really enjoyable day for our Yr 12 students Thoroughly enjoyed language session and Intouchables. Looking forward to our next visit! https://t.co/5lpS6uTPCo

12/02/19

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Mrs RS

Y12/13 interested in a career in media - here is the opportunity to apply for work experience over the easter break with channel 4 https://t.co/SjxvJGxCDF

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Human Cultures Faculty

Subjects:  Citizenship, Geography, History, RE, Sociology, Travel and Tourism

The Human Cultures Faculty is an extremely dedicated and experienced faculty, in which staff believe passionately in their subjects and in the development of the skills required to enable students to achieve well and grow as confident individuals. Our aim is to equip young people with the subject knowledge and skills for life.    

All Humanities students are encouraged to be the best that they can be and attain or exceed expected target levels in all subject areas. Therefore, students are encouraged to make full use of our faculty ‘open door’ policy of support when and where needed, as well as attendance to our weekly homework support sessions, GCSE workshops and revision groups.

In addition, to reinforce our classroom teaching to help bring Humanities subjects alive, we offer a variety  of trips ranging from the Tower of London, Imperial War museum, London to residential trips to Berlin and Krakow, and field trips to support controlled assessments.

As a team we hold consistent values and expectations of students and pride ourselves on the standard of work produced. We rigorously apply the highest criteria to meet the curriculum requirements set out in the National Curriculum for schools and our own Learning and Teaching Framework through the following subject content:

Year 7 and 8

Throughout all years, RE encourages students of all faiths, and none, to investigate the culture, beliefs and practice of people who follow a set religious way of life. We aim to clarify misconceptions without promoting one way of life over another. The majority of study in year seven considers the Christian faith. As a Church of England School we feel it is important that all pupils have a basic understanding of Christian theology. In year 8 RE lessons pupils focus mainly on the religions of Islam, Buddhism and Hinduism. In each topic pupils are given a basic introduction into the beliefs, practices and lifestyles of the followers of these religions. In year 9 we move away from the traditional study of religions and start to introduce the ethical and philosophical issues that will appear in the GCSE course.

In Geography, Year 7 students get the opportunity to explore the meaning behind Geography and develop their basic geographical skills.  Students are expected to have impeccable standards in their book work and take pride in everything they do. In Year 8 students are expected to enhance their geographical skills and become young aspiring geographers before commencing their GCSE study in year 9.

In KS3 History, students consider people, places and key turning points in, and across British History from 1066 to 1750. In years 8 students build on the skills introduced in y7, considering the periods 1750 to 1900, and 1900 to c1990, looking at Medieval Realms, the history of the United Kingdom, the American Civil Rights period, British/European history and conflict in the Modern World.

In Citizenship at KS3 students follow a programme delivered by experienced staff and supported by experts from outside agencies, covering issues that include PSHE and Citizenship.

KS3 Course Overview Citizenship
KS3 Course Overview Geography
KS3 Course Overview History
KS4 Course Overview RE


Years 9, 10 and 11

In History, students study a three year, linear assessed course covering international relations, Germany, Crime and punishment and 20th Century Britain.

GCSE Geography is where young geographers become integrated and involved with global issues and topical events. Students study a variety of Physical and Human Geography topics.

The GCSE RE full course in Philosophy and Ethics includes topics such as Equality, Justice, Relationships, Science and Religion as well as others.

KS4 Course Overview Citizenship
KS4 Course Overview Geography
KS4 Course Overview History
KS4 Course Overview RE
KS4 Course Overview Sociology

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