Cornelius Vermuyden is a vibrant and distinctive learning community in which all students receive the support, challenge and encouragement that they need to become successful, confident and mature young people who are well-prepared for life beyond school. Located on a beautiful site on Canvey Island and easily accessible to all parts of Essex, Southend and London, the school provides a secure and happy environment for positive and exciting learning experiences.

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The Yellow Door Carousel Day

On Thursday 26th January, The Yellow Door visited The Cornelius Vermuyden School, for a Carousel Day and met with students from Years 7-11. This was a great opportunity for our students to find out more about what they do and how they can potentially support in the coming years. I would like to take this opportunity to thank all parents and carers who also attended the session for them after school where they spoke to the Yellow Door workers and had the opportunity to ask questions and become more aware of the services. Your support is much appreciated.


Cyber Safety – Essex Police

Cyber Safety – Essex Police – Thursday 19th January

On Thursday 19th January, students in years 7, 8, 9 and 10 attended an assembly delivered by the Essex Police service on ‘Cyber Safety’.


Careers Fair 2023

After the success of last year, we are holding our annual careers fair on 30th March 2023. Students will have an opportunity throughout the day to meet with employers, colleges, apprenticeship providers and external companies.


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