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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Celebrating The Queens 90th Birthday

Students were treated today with Union Jack cupcakes to celebrate the Queens 90th birthday. Yum!


We Are Featured In Channel 4's Too Many Cooks

In episode 2 of Channel 4’s new show, Too Many Cooks, our Drama teacher hosts a wrap party for the school production of Sweeney Todd.


Year 7 Lead Learner Programme

We are very pleased this academic year to welcome back Sky Sports mentor Hannah Beharry to deliver the lead learner programme to our new cohort of year 7’s. 


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