Year 7 Information September 2022
We are really excited about welcoming your children to Great Baddow High School to begin the second stage of their learning journey.
This page will be updated regularly as a useful source of information to compliment any that is sent to your home or communicated via primary schools.
Our House System
At Great Baddow High School each tutor group is attached to one of three houses. The houses are represented by three inspirational individuals who have outstanding life achievements and have given back to society;
The house each student is allocated to is represented by the letter in their tutor group:
A = Attenborough
H = Hawking
E = Ennis Hill
Free School Meals
If you are currently receiving Free School Meals, please be aware that you will need to reapply before your child starts at Great Baddow High School. It will not automatically transfer from your primary school. View information here.
Public Transport to School
Did you also know that if you are eligible for Free School Meals you may also be entitled to public transport to school?
Transport assistance can be provided if your child is attending one of the nearest three secondary schools providing they are between two and six miles from your home address by the shortest avaialble route.
Apply on line by visiting www.essex.gov.uk/schooltransport .
If you are interested in applying for a place on one of our contract buses, please contact Stephensons of Essex - view the information on our website here.
Should you have any questions regarding transition please do not hesitate to contact Mrs F Coffey (Head of Year 7) via email through the main school office firstname.lastname@example.org.