Year 7


Welcome to our special area for new Lea Valley students. As you start with us as a Year 7 student we look forward to welcoming you to our school and we hope that this section of our website helps you to prepare.

Starting secondary school is a time of new experiences as you adjust to a new school, make new friends and get used to having different teachers and classrooms for each subject.

In this area, you will find a number of things that will help you. Click Here

Year 7 competition

To help you prepare for the new subjects and topics you will study in September we have developed a unique year 7 quiz.   Every fortnight a new question from a different curriculum area will be posted on the year 7 page on our school website.  You will have to research your answer and with the help of a trusted adult submit your answer by email.  Post your answers to

The winner of each question will receive a special certificate and visit to their school from one of their new teachers!

This week we begin the quiz with a question from the English department.

  1. In which Shakespeare play would you find Bottom?
  2. Complete the quote from which play … “If music be the _____________ of love, play on”?   
  3. Noughts & Crosses by Malorie Blackman is a modern day twist on which Shakespeare play?