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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 Carol Service 2019

2019-12-18T10:07:23+00:0018th December, 2019|Foundation, Home, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

Our traditional carol service at Dinton parish church of St Peter and St Paul was enjoyed by our whole school on Tuesday evening.  We were particularly impressed by our soloists who demonstrated wonderful confidence in their performance, well done!  A surprise treat was listening to the Infant children perform two of their Nativity songs [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]