Nord Anglia Education
Nord Anglia
19 December, 2023

Embracing Festive Cheer

Embracing Festive Cheer - Embracing Festive Cheer

Amidst the festive atmosphere, the final school assembly at Christmas is an opportune moment to express gratitude. Students and teachers alike take the stage to thank one another, recognising the support, encouragement and collaborative spirit that defines the school community. It's a heartfelt exchange that fosters a sense of appreciation and unity.

No Christmas assembly is complete without the harmonious tunes of carols and musical performances. Students, staff and parents showcase their talents, spreading joy through song. The festive delights extend beyond music, with holiday-themed poems and performances that add a touch of creativity and entertainment to the gathering.

Year group celebration assemblies this week served as a platform to acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of the past term. Academic accomplishments, extracurricular successes and the dedicated efforts of students and teachers are recognised with applause and admiration. It was a time to reflect on the collective journey of growth and learning.

In the spirit of generosity and global citizenship, our school has recently dedicated many fundraising activities to Tanzania as 41 students across Years 9, 10 and 12 approach their expedition in January. This heartfelt initiative reflects our commitment to making a positive impact beyond our local community and contributing to the well-being of others in need. As the term comes to a close, we reflect on the collective efforts that have united students, teachers and staff in support of meaningful causes in Tanzania.

Throughout the term, our school community has engaged in a myriad of fundraising activities designed to appeal to diverse interests and talents. From traditional bake sales and Christmas hat sales to Christmas activities at our Fair and ticket sales for Elf the Musical, every effort has been made to create a dynamic and inclusive fundraising experience. Students, parents and teachers alike have passionately embraced the opportunity to contribute to the betterment of Tanzanian communities.

As the end of term draws to a close, the echoes of laughter, music and heartfelt messages linger in the air. It's a time of celebration, reflection and unity that encapsulates the essence of our school community. The memories created during this festive gathering serve as a beacon of warmth, reminding us of the bonds that make our school a place of joy, learning and shared experiences.

Wishing all our families and students a very Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy 2024.