Junior School News

The Role of the Colleges and States Funding for Assisted Places

The Role of the Colleges and States Funding for Assisted Places

To read the response prepared by the three colleges to clarify our position on the decision by the States of Guernsey to cease the funding of 52 special place holders per school year across the three […]

Our response to the States of Guernsey’s debate on the future funding of the 3 Colleges

Our response to the States of Guernsey’s debate on the future funding of the 3 Colleges

  The States of Guernsey agreed in 2012 to gradually reduce the level of grant aid to the colleges over a seven year period. In 2016 the decision was made to move away from selection […]

Medieval Merriment at ECJS Acorn House

Medieval Merriment at ECJS Acorn House

Guernsey Press Ted was invited to enjoy a day at ‘Acorn House Knight School’ where he stepped back in time to enjoy jousting, Medieval banquets, stories of knights and dancing. One of the highlights of […]

ECJS Visit the Guernsey Press

ECJS Visit the Guernsey Press

Year 2 were recently invited to visit the Guernsey Press to see how our island newspaper is written and printed. As well as a tour from the deputy editor and meeting the picture editor the […]

ECJS visit to Government House

ECJS visit to Government House

Pupils from ECJS Acorn House and ECJS Beechwood enjoyed the annual Easter Egg hunt in the grounds of Government House by kind invitation of the Lt-Governor Vice-Admiral Sir Ian Corder and Lady Corder. As well […]

ECJS Acorn House Visit to Castle Cornet with GP Ted!

ECJS Acorn House Visit to Castle Cornet with GP Ted!

Year 1 have been learning about castles and as part of their work have been out and about around the island looking at different buildings, including the tower at Elizabeth College and a picnic at […]

MBE for OE 4747 Bruce Parker

MBE for OE 4747 Bruce Parker

Congratulations to OE 4747 Bruce Parker on receiving his MBE at Buckingham Palace from Prince William.

ECJS Beechwood ‘Bikeability’

ECJS Beechwood ‘Bikeability’

Three students from Beechwood have recently completed their Level 2 ‘Bikeability’ training. The final test involves riding on the road with an official instructor before being signed off as competent road user. As well as […]

Guernsey Literary Festival Bookmark Competition

Guernsey Literary Festival Bookmark Competition

The 2017 Guernsey Literary Festival launched a competition to encourage young people to get involved in the Festival through the creation of promotional bookmarks. With nearly 500 entries Harry Ellis from ECJS Beechwood won the […]

ECJS Acorn House Nativity

ECJS Acorn House Nativity

Pupils at Acorn House celebrated the end of term in traditional festive style with everything from dancing snowmen to shepherds appearing in the nativity plays! The Guernsey Press was on hand to capture the event […]