Morning Notes

Thursday 13 March

Upcoming Trip: G6-G8 EAL Podcast Walk

Date: Today!

Depart: 1245

Return: 1535

Students Mavi, Fra, Hermione, Dada, Hans and Frida will take part in an EAL Podcast walk on Thursday 13 March. The trip will be leaving right after lunch.

Students must bring:

  • sensible walking shoes
  • waterproof clothing/ an umbrella
  • acharged iPad.

Open House

Thank you to all students who were Halcyon Ambassadors!

The habitat google form results are in:

In 1st place is the African Savannah
In 2nd place is the Australian forests
And in 3rd, the Bahamas
So the money we raise in our fundraiser will go towards buying a plot of land in the African Savannah
From the GIN club.

Homework Club

A reminder to all students who take part in Homework Club after school: this is a time solely for homework and not gaming or playing on your iPad. Thank you!

A big thank you!

Thank you to everyone who donating to the Mary's Meals Backpack Project. We are sending the backpacks away on Friday, and they will be going to Malawi. Thanks from the GIN club.

Taster Day Student

Noa Elfassy will be visiting Halcyon as a Taster Day student in Grade 7 next Tuesday 18 March. Calling all Halcyon buddies from G7!


Please remember that should your teacher (or cover teacher) not arrive within the first 5-10 minutes of the lesson to please let either a teacher, Mia in the office or Emily in reception know. Thank you!

St. Patrick's Day!

Hello from the GIN club we're inviting you to donating to the African savannah. This is going to be the St. Patricks day project . On Monday the 17th, come in wearing green and donate £2 then you can participate in the jelly bean guessing competition for £1, finally we'll give you a leprechaun name for your lanyard.
Note: you will be charged £3 for not wearing green

Upcoming Trip: G7 National Gallery

Date: Monday 17 March

Depart: 0900

Return: 1320

Grade 7 will be going to National Gallery together with Sue Dance and Lori Fritz to look at the Impressionist painters. The students will have an opportunity to look closely at the way they used colour, optical blending and brush-marks to capture light. This will enhance the student's understanding of the scientific use of colour theory which we are exploring in the unit of "Colour and Light - Impression" in both Science and Art.

Students are requested to please bring :

  • a topped up oyster card

  • Jackets

  • comfortable shoes

  • pencils

  • iPads

  • some money to purchase a post card

Thursday's Menu


Miso with Tofu served with bread

Main Course:

Grilled Vegetable Kebab with Halloumi cheese


Assorted Vegetarian Sushi with Wasabi and Ginger

Salads & Sides:

Mixed Salad

Broad Bean Pea & Orzo Salad


Strawberry Flan


Fresh Fruit



Lost and Found items?

Please visit Mia in the school office on the 1st floor.

Lost items:

2 Halcyon PE jumpers,

1 blue knit Gap jumper

1 Grey Super dry long sleeved shirt

A plastic budgens bag containing an umbrella and camera lens

1 White Nike bag containing Nike shoes and a pair of jeans

1 Black superdry jumper

1 Green Nike body warmer with lime green inside.