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Weekly theme 20th -24th September. British Values

This week's assembly theme is BRITISH VALUES. The DfE have highlighted the need to ‘create and enforce a clear and rigorous expectation on all schools to promote the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and tolerance of those...

Sporting competitions

On Wednesday, a group of 6 children from across Year 3 and Year 4 took part in a multi-skills event at Testwood School. Amber, Thomas, Olivia, Harvey, Zac and Jayden competed in a range of different sports and games including target throw, obstacle course and relay...

Year 6 entry point

Year 6 welcomed Marcus Dilly who performed a one man show all about Ancient Greece. In the afternoon, they took part in the Greek Olympics. Well done children for your incredible costumes and for your enthusiasm with all of the learning on the day.

Year 5 Egyptian entry point.

On 13th September, year 5 were transported back to Ancient Egypt for their entry point to their new history learning unit. They came dressed an ancient Egyptians  and serached for buried treasure, learned to write in hieroglyphs. The children looked fantastic and...

Year 4 trip to Testwood Lakes

On the 8th September year 4 had a wonderful day at Testwood Lakes kicking off their new Science topic. They learned about mini beasts, did pond dipping and meadow sweeping. They came back full of enthusiasm and new found knowledge and some incredible new vocabulary.

Welcome Year 3

Well done year 3. You have settled so well into the Junior School. We are so proud of you.

year 5 trip to Testwood Lakes

year 5 trip to Testwood Lakes

To make up for missing their residential to Leeson House, the teachers arranged for year 5 to spend the day at Testwood lakes. They did orienteering, ponddipping, learned about Andy Goldsworthy's art. It was a beautiful day (if a little hot!) and the children had a...

year 5 fun day

year 5 fun day

To celebrate the end of term, year 5 had a team building and problem solving day. They had to use many of our learning behaviours such as collaboration, communication, being flexible, planning and so many more to meet each challenge.

Assembly theme

This week’s theme is how to keep safe during the summer holiday. We talked about lots of different aspects about keeping safe including being safe on the road, at the beach, near water, in the sun and stranger danger. It can feel nice to sunbathe but it can be...

Year 2 children

Year 2s met their new teacher this week. It was lovely to meet them all.