Rainforest Art

Year 3 have been creating their own rainforest pictures in the style of Henri Rousseau, using oil pastels. The completed artwork will be posted on the blog next week!

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Child-led charity

Well done to Edie (Y1), George R (Y1), Noah (Y4) and Teddy (Nursery) who raised £65 for Barnardos last week. They were presented with certificates in assembly today and Noah summarised what they did: “My brother, George, had this idea to sell balloons and we took it from there. We sold quite a few and […]

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May fair success

Despite the rain, people turned up in their droves to support this year’s fair. Early estimates put the total raised at close to £2,500! Thank you to everyone how gave their time and money to help make the fair a success, including the teachers. Particular thanks to the co-chairs, Tasha and Sam, who orchestrated the […]

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Athletics progress

All children from Year 2, 3 and 4 participated in athletics lessons at the newly refurbished Sutcliffe Park athletics track & field. In preparation for Sports Day, the children all ran 100m, 200m and 400m, as well as practising long jump and high jump. All children successfully stayed in their lanes for each running event […]

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Spending Time in the Community

For the last two weeks, School Council have been visiting Leah Lodge Care Home. Week 1 saw the children playing games with some of the residents as well as having a tour of the home itself. Our visit this week involved School Council’s green fingers as they potted up some plants for the residents’ garden. […]

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Hammer Time! 🔨

During enrichment, we used hammers and pliers to break apart pieces of old fencing with the idea of making something useful in the future. The nails really took some budging! Some of us also made snail houses for the snails Tom & Jerry – check out the VIP housing!

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Smoothie making!

Today we made smoothies! We made a banana and strawberry smoothie, followed by a spinach, kale, avocado and kiwi smoothie. Funnily enough the spinach smoothie was not as popular! We discussed why it was healthy and why we should eat it, but, most of all, we had lots of fun!

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