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.

Welcome Video

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

View more information about our House System here.

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 .

Contract Buses

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.

Contact Information

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 admin@gbhs.co.uk.

Downloads

Year 7 Transition Documents Date  
Cashless School Meals System Information 24th May 2022 Download
New Intake PE sessions letter 2022 05th May 2022 Download
Uniform Price Lists 28th Mar 2022 Download