Monday 07 December, 2015
Calling all teachers and students! Your Voice is Important! Last chance to complete the survey.
On behalf of the Halcyon Strategic Planning Committee, we would like to remind you to participate in our strategic planning survey. Let us know your opinion on Halcyon and your school life.
The response rate has been extremely low so far. The Halcyon Strategic Planning Committee would like to encourage you to please complete the survey so we can effectively analyse the data.
We very much look forward to hearing your opinions through this survey.
Welcome Lucas: Taster Day Student, Grade 6
Please welcome Lucas to Halcyon for Periods 1-4 today as he comes to experience a day in the life of a Halcyon student!
The Halcyon Team
- Sabrina Ciauri
- Jaden Jethwa
- Manuel Asali
- Christina Warner
- Lucy Lund
- Lucca Bemfica
Student ambassadors need to complete their reflection and put it in managebac before tomorrow morning.
Grade 11 Trip to Biology in Action
Note to Grades 6, 7 and 8
Note to Grade 6
Periods 1 and 2
Grade 7x from F03 to T01
Grade 6x from F04 to the Hub
Periods 3 and 4
Grade 6y from F03 to M01
Quiz of The Week
Congratulations to 'The Anonymous Lab Rats' and 'Unitato' for finishing first and second this term in the quiz of the week standings. These two advisories need to pick four team members to compete in the quiz of the term (year!) final.
Here are last weeks answers, score and the final standings.
Grades 10 and 11 Art Trip
Date: Tuesday 08 December
Time: Depart Halcyon at 0900, Dismissed from UCL at 1600
Location: UCL Institute of Education in the Logal Hall, 20 Bedford Way, WC1H 0AL
Grade 10 (Vicky, Claire, Julia and Fra) and 11 (Alex, Isla, Charlie, Gwen, Anne-Marie, Dina and Daphne) art students ( will be attending a day's workshop called "The Creative Process" held at UCL Institute of Education on Tuesday 08 December 2015. This is a specially designed course for GCSE, A Level and IB art students.
Four Contemporary artists will be presenting namely; Kate Malone a Ceramic artist, Rebecca Wright a Graphic Designer, Tom Piper a Set and Costume Designer and Gerald Scarfe a Cartoonist and illustrator.
The trip should provide great inspiration for our art students, learning from these artists about their creative process, methods and way of making a living.
Students should bring:
a topped up Oyster card
a charged iPad
money for a snack and lunch or a packed lunch
wear comfortable walking shoes
Extra Curricular for Term Two
Our extracurricular programme including lunch clubs will start the second week after you get back and you will not have any lunch clubs on the first week you get back after winter break. We will also have a few changes and additions so watch this space for updates next term!
MUN in Term Two
In January, MUN Club after school on Thursday will run as normal. Mr Jones will be supervising during January.
Lunchtime MUN Clubs on Monday and Thursday lunchtimes will be cancelled during January.
Learning Space in B01
Language Club in F01
Art Club in S02
MUN Club in T01
Drama Club in T02
Monday: 1220-1320, Grades 7 and 8 / 1230-1320 Grade 9
Tuesday: Grade 11
Wednesday: Grade 10
Thursday: Grade 11
Friday: Grade 11
Off campus first week of term two
Tuesday: Grades 7 and 11
Wednesday: Grades 8 and 11
Thursday: Grades 9 and 11
Friday: Grade 10 and 11
Cosmo with Amy
After School Activities
Ensemble in M01
Table Tennis Club in the Stern Hall
Today's lunch menu
Spanish vegetable and potato frittata (GF)
Main Dish Option Two
Chili bean casserole with cornbread
Main Dish Option Three
Lentil, cumin and coriander soup
Cucumber and mint salad
Italian pasta salad
Hard boiled eggs
Fruit crumble with custard
How was your lunch this week?
Please take a moment to complete this survey on what you like and sharing with us your ideas on how we can improve.
We highly value your feedback and suggestions.