Entries by Leonie

Live Canon winning poets

  Our Year 7 young poets entered their poems into the Live Canon Children’s Poetry Competition 2020. We are very proud that Mulberry Academy Shoreditch was the winning school, and our Year 7 poetry has won a parcel of books for the school library. The judges said of our students’ work: ‘It really was a remarkable […]


Letter to Sixth Form students

Wednesday 22nd April 2020 Dear students, I really hope that you managed to have a restful break over the Easter holiday period and that you and your families are well. I know now must be a very challenging and confusing time and you may be anxious about examination results. I wanted to assure you that […]

Update on Free School Meals vouchers

Update on Free School Meal vouchers following the Department of Education notice to schools (update 24th April 2020). The Free school meal vouchers scheme is now in operation. This voucher will be £15 per child per week and and will cover the period of the Easter Holidays. For week commencing the 20th April you will […]

Students working from home: Year 7 Poetry

Year 7 students have been writing a range of poetry, taking inspiration from the styles of some of the poetry’s greats – Maya Angelou, Pablo Neruda and Sylvia Plath So far, they have written inspirational poems, odes celebrating ordinary things, and personification list poems.  Maymuna and Ezinne won £10 book tokens for their poems and […]

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Update on the government’s response to COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Department for Education   This is your daily email to keep you updated on the government’s response to COVID-19 (coronavirus). Schools, colleges and early years settings to close Yesterday Gavin Williamson, the Secretary of State for Education, announced that as part of the country’s ongoing response to COVID-19, schools, colleges and early years settings have […]


Public Health England Advice

We know that there is an ongoing concern about the Coronavirus. As a school we follow the guidelines from Public Health England. The Government is closely monitoring the situation and has advised that it is still safe to send your child to school. If you are going or been to one of the areas on […]


HOBY House workshops

On Thursday 6th February, 60 of our House Leaders participated in a leadership training day run by Hugh O’Brain Youth Leadership. Alongside the fun, it was brilliant to see these wonderful, aspirational students exploring and identifying their unique leadership skills. The experienced and enthusiastic facilitators encouraged students to mobilise their own unique traits as they […]