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15/09/20

Sixth form hard at work as usual ⁦https://t.co/jJ1DJg1kYV

04/09/20

And today it was time for years 8, 9,10 and 13. Smiling faces and great attendance.

03/09/20

Wonderful to see nearly all students in year 7, 11 and 12 are in and learning today!

26/08/20

277 new year 7 students in at different times this week across the two campuses for induction days. A brilliant start!

24/08/20

Christine will go to Cambridge University to study Human, social and political sciences. We are so proud of you Christine!!!!

24/08/20

Over 90% of our first Clocktower year 6 cohort attending today! Similar attendance all week last week at Beulah Hill! Hope you’ve loved your first day!

22/08/20

Really excited about welcoming our new year 7s to the Clocktower campus next week!

20/08/20

Congratulations to our brilliant year 11 students on their results! Excited to see so many of you staying in the sixth form

13/08/20

Congratulations to all our wonderful sixth form students on your achievements. We are incredibly proud of you all!

13/08/20

That’s lovely to hear! Thanks for the good wishes!

13/08/20

Retweetd From Edinburgh Admissions

Amazing news! Please pass on our congratulations to Zuzanna - we can't wait for her to start with us 🙂 Cat @ EdinburghUni

13/08/20

An A* and double distinction! It’s off to study Fine Arts at Metropolitan University for Sai! Stunning achievement! https://t.co/BrYMqzkK7M

13/08/20

A wonderful AAB from Ben and Owen! Bright futures ahead of you!

13/08/20

Wow Josh, congratulations on your A*AB!

13/08/20

A*AB for Tianah! What a superstar! Tianah heads to Westminster to study law! https://t.co/XAtMunvYda

13/08/20

ABB for Glalys who will study MFL at Birmingham University! Named last year as the student demonstrating the best effort at UCLs Summer School. Hard work pays off! ⁦https://t.co/aNjBFHClGy

13/08/20

3 distinctions - go Logan! Logan is headed to study accounting and finance at Birmingham! https://t.co/PGco9r3mGA

13/08/20

A distinction* and 2 distinctions! Olivia is going to study Fine Art at the University of the Arts! All those hours in the art court were worth it Olivia! https://t.co/svLDZDBa2j

13/08/20

3 distinctions in her CTECS! Sini is headed to Kingston into adult nursing! We’re proud of you Sini! https://t.co/oz6gAgBlVp

13/08/20

A brilliant ABB from Zuzanna who is off to study Ancient Civilisations at Edinburgh University! What an achievement! https://t.co/gFL64O3te5

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Johnson House

Amy Johnson Our Generation 1938Johnson House

House Master Mr Marshall-Hick
PE Staff – Ms Colligan


Our House Core values are:

- Perseverance

- Togetherness

-Humility

Our House is named after:

Amy Johnson 1903-1941

Amy Johnson CBE (born 1 July 1903; disappeared 5 January 1941), was a pioneering English female pilot who was the first woman to fly solo from London to Australia.

Flying solo or with her husband, Jim Mollison, she set many long-distance records during the 1930s. She flew in the Second World War as a part of the Air Transport Auxiliary

Johnson achieved worldwide recognition when, in 1930, she became the first woman pilot or aviatrix to fly solo from England to Australia. Flying G-AAAH Jason, she left Croydon, on 5 May and landed at Darwin, Northern Territory on 24 May 11,000 miles (18,000 km).

On 5 January 1941, while flying an Airspeed Oxford for the ATA from Prestwick via Blackpool to RAF Kidlington near Oxford, Johnson went off course in adverse weather conditions. Reportedly out of fuel, she bailed out as her aircraft crashed into the Thames Estuary near Herne Bay.

A convoy of wartime vessels in the Thames Estuary spotted Johnson's parachute coming down and saw her alive in the water, calling for help. Conditions were poor – there was a heavy sea and a strong tide, snow was falling and it was intensely cold. Lt Cmdr Walter Fletcher, the Captain of HMS Haslemere, navigated his ship to attempt a rescue. 

The crew of the vessel threw ropes out to Johnson but she was unable to reach them and was lost under the ship. A number of witnesses believed there was a second body in the water. Fletcher dived in and swam out to this, rested on it for a few minutes then let go. When the lifeboat reached him he was unconscious and as a result of the intense cold he died in hospital days later

(En.wikipedia.org, n.d.)