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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

American cookery and lunch day for years 3 and 4

2019-11-08T17:13:33+00:008th November, 2019|Home, News, Year 3, Year 4|

Year 3 and 4 have had a wonderful 'New York' day, working on their Stephen Wiltshire pencil drawings of the New York skyline, writing  recipes and then working in groups to create delicious bowls of coleslaw.  Lunchtime was a highlight of the day and the children tucked in with great enthusiasm to hotdogs followed [...]

Junior site School Council

2019-10-04T11:20:50+01:004th October, 2019|Home, News, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6|

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 some brilliantly prepared speeches from the candidates. Congratulations to our new school council members. Well done to all of our pupils who were brave enough to step [...]