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New Sports Leaders Training day at Stoke Mandeville

2020-01-24T15:58:46+00:0023rd January, 2020|Home, News, Sport, Year 4, Year 5|

What a wonderful day we had at the Primary Leadership Camp at Stoke Mandeville stadium on Thursday.  Ross, Calli, Sophie, Gabriel and Mary from year 4, together with Henry, Betsy, Dylan W, Sam G and Emilia from year 5 were incredible representatives of the school. They learnt how to plan, organise and deliver fun, safe, accessible activities for Key stage 1 [...]

Headline news: DRAGON EGGS FOUNDS IN CUDDINGTON PLAYGROUND!

2020-01-09T13:35:03+00:009th January, 2020|Home, News, Year 1, Year 2|

Today has been an incredibly exciting day for the infants. A letter was found on the playground and this letter was rather special because it was from Rex Fury, a dragon trainer. He explained that he works in the Himalayan mountains where he works alongside a group of professionals who train many different species [...]

Christmas Surprise Shop!

2019-12-13T17:21:51+00:0013th December, 2019|Foundation, Home, News, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

All children enjoyed the thrill of buying their own presents this week, with the return of the ever popular Friends 4 CADS event!  Children were able to choose and buy gifts for pre-chosen family members.  Thank you to the parent helpers for many hours of wrapping and also the wonderful gifts donated to the [...]

Gymnastics competition time!

2019-12-09T12:54:11+00:009th December, 2019|Home, News, Sport, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

Our Junior gymnastics squad took part in a competition against ten other local schools, at Stoke Mandeville stadium in Aylesbury last week.  A year 3/4 squad and a year 5/6 squad performed in two rounds each:  The 'vault; and either 'floor' or 'body conditioning' routines.  The children performed admirably, against some tough competition.  Our [...]

Science Oxford ‘Crafty Rafts’ exploration with Year 1 and 2.

2019-11-28T14:26:41+00:0028th November, 2019|Home, News, Year 1, Year 2|

Year 1 and Year 2 had a visit from Science Oxford on Monday for a 'Crafty Rafts' workshop. We were in mixed groups of Year 1 and Year 2, investigating floating and sinking. The children were given a scenario to save a range of animals and their task was to make a raft strong [...]

Scientific states of matter at Science Oxford, for budding year 3 and 4 scientists.

2019-11-22T18:52:35+00:0022nd November, 2019|Home, News, Year 3, Year 4|

On Monday year 3 and 4 visited Science Oxford. This trip was a fantastic opportunity for the children to work scientifically and get experiences we normally couldn't offer in the classroom. Year 3 enjoyed a forces workshop where they made a model out of junk, making it roll and fall into an object and [...]

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 [...]

STEM day at RAF Halton for year 5 and year 6.

2019-11-22T16:28:59+00:0022nd November, 2019|Home, News, Year 5, Year 6|

Years 5 and 6 spent an amazing day at RAF Halton yesterday. The focus was 'Cool Aeronautics' and the children were given opportunities to explore various aspects of flight, aerodynamics, radio communication and engineering; the aim being to raise awareness of engineering amongst children. During each activity, volunteers from The Royal Aeronautical Society, The [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]