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Children in Need 2019

2019-11-22T17:11:06+00:0022nd November, 2019|Foundation, Home, News, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

Our whole school enjoyed raising money for Children in Need.  Everyone wore pyjamas for the day and tried not to feel too sleepy!  At the end of the day both sites enjoyed a cake sale.  Thank you to all the parents for baking such delicious cakes and thank you to everyone who supported our [...]

Remembrance Day 2019

2019-11-22T18:55:34+00:0017th November, 2019|Foundation, Home, News, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

On Monday 11th November we all paid our respects for Armistice day.  At 11 o'clock the Junior children walked to Dinton war memorial and held a two minute silence.  We said prayers and laid a wreath.  The Infant children visited the Cuddington war memorial at Cuddington church, we laid a wreath and prayed for [...]

Infant site Diwali Day

2019-11-15T15:06:36+00:0015th November, 2019|Foundation, Home, Year 1, Year 2|

This week the infants have been celebrating Diwali, in mixed aged classes. We listened to, and retold, the story of Rama and Sita and learned that Diwali is the festival of lights. We celebrated it by creating Rangoli patterns out of coloured rice, Mehdi patterns on hand templates and we created collages in [...]

Skateboarding and Scooter success for skilful children!

2019-11-15T14:08:54+00:0015th November, 2019|Foundation, Home, News, Sport, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

Cosmin from Team rubicon came to visit the school today and ran a series of skateboard and scooter sessions with years 1 to 6.   The children loved the activities and even learnt some tricks!  Skateboarding and scootering is a great way to keep the children active, build confidence, build core strength, encourage learning and motivate healthy [...]

Little Owl’s Science Day

2019-10-14T10:25:42+00:0014th October, 2019|Foundation, Home, News|

Little Owls enjoyed a science morning where we looked at amazing animals and how they survive.  We looked at how an animal is suited to its environment e.g. camouflage, colour changing and mimicking.  We then had hands on experiences of our senses.  We tasted different kinds of dried fruits, we created colours using the [...]

Infant site School Council

2019-10-04T11:18:37+00:004th October, 2019|Foundation, Home, News, Year 1, Year 2|

Each class has been busy electing new school council representatives for their class.  Two new school council members have been elected by each class.  Secret ballots followed children putting themselves forward for a vote. Congratulations to our new school council members, we look forward to hearing your ideas in meetings this year. [...]

School Values Awards 2019

2019-07-22T13:05:13+00:0022nd July, 2019|Foundation, Home, News, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

Congratulations to all our pupils who were awarded 'The School Values Award' at the Leavers Service last week.  Each teacher had a challenging time choosing a pupil who had demonstrated our school values this year.  Children were awarded a certificate and £5 Book House voucher.

Spectacular Sports day

2019-07-22T12:58:02+00:0022nd July, 2019|Foundation, Home, News, Sport, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

Sports day was for all children to enjoy both n0n-competitive sports in the morning, contrasting with a more traditional sports day in the afternoon.  The whole day of sporting events was held at the Junior site school field.  Thankfully the forecast rain didn't appear, leaving us to enjoy a perfect June day of sports. [...]