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20/09/21

We have arrived at Nethercott House and are preparing to go out on the farm for the first time!

15/09/21

It’s great to have in with us working with Years 1 & 3 for PE until half term on improving their cricket skills https://t.co/sn0hyBLO1z

11/09/21

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Today Cain showed off his talent in assembly. Over the past month Cain has self-taught himself to play the piano from scratch, treating us to the theme from Jurassic Park, some Mozart, and here is just a small clip of his work in assembly today 👏 https://t.co/0hzJq3WAS2

11/09/21

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Years 5 & 4 Nethercott Farm Trip 20th - 24th September 2021. We still have spaces! We really do not want any child to miss out on a trip they will remember for many years to come. Please call the School Office on 01689 830383 to find out more. https://t.co/4zicogXhoK

10/09/21

Today Cain showed off his talent in assembly. Over the past month Cain has self-taught himself to play the piano from scratch, treating us to the theme from Jurassic Park, some Mozart, and here is just a small clip of his work in assembly today 👏 https://t.co/0hzJq3WAS2

10/09/21

As part of our new structured-play initiative, we have lots of new equipment for every student in the school to use during their playtimes, supported by Mr Gearing. Six Play & Equipment Leaders have been given responsibility to ensure equipment is collected and distributed fairly https://t.co/XsGSK1xE6x

09/09/21

Years 5 & 4 Nethercott Farm Trip 20th - 24th September 2021. We still have spaces! We really do not want any child to miss out on a trip they will remember for many years to come. Please call the School Office on 01689 830383 to find out more. https://t.co/4zicogXhoK

27/08/21

Summer School Today: Getting prepared for the New Term! Elisha is reading through short stories and picking out words that create a "spooky atmosphere". The rest of the group are working hard on comprehension. https://t.co/YHwheThmZe

27/08/21

Summer School Today: Callum and Conor are reviewing the class novels as part of the Year 6 Reading Challenge. Callum says it's important to read the first few pages to get a feel of the tale! https://t.co/4CRuCcTgKz

25/08/21

Early morning start for the first Summer School arrivals! Tyrone explains multiplication. When you have lots of calculations to make he says be careful with the place holder!🙂 https://t.co/ObyobhpTdF

24/08/21

Year 5s continue to be enthusiastic at summer school; spending some of this morning discussing the Word Wall and the significance of using words in story writing ✍️ https://t.co/n0vmaV7Z7x

23/08/21

Year 6 Summer school pupils started well today and the children have really enjoyed their maths sessions this morning. https://t.co/NuHFnt6snJ

23/07/21

From September we will be offering Breakfast & Afterschool clubs as we team up with ! Take a look at the information on the images for your child to take part https://t.co/vnzqBUX6Hb

22/07/21

Today Year 1 have invented ‘Tennis-ball’ and ‘Foot-boules’, whilst Year 4 made the creatively-named ‘cones, cones, cones’ and ‘10 foot bag’ with some incredible rules. Great to see the sharing of rules and games with each other! https://t.co/zGByNevs5r

21/07/21

Year 6 leavers party in full swing out in the sun! Teachers using all of their experience to pass on the dance moves to the best party songs in history 🕺🏾💃🏻 ☀️🔊 https://t.co/l5XgP80lgj

21/07/21

Year 2 have been using their leadership skills this morning. When given a box of equipment they have set up a mini football pitch, a tennis court, a ‘superstar-chicken arena’, “piggy in the middle tennis edition” and taken ownership of it all. Fantastic peer-teaching throughout! https://t.co/sFh5Pzg6f1

20/07/21

Huge thanks to the PTA for paying for ice creams for every child. Due to the weather forecast, Year 6 plans for today changed from a Park Visit to a School Cinema and an Ice Cream treat! https://t.co/cGwEZM7omN

20/07/21

Year 1 have spent time outside this morning recreating the story ‘We are going on a Lion Hunt’ using musical instruments 🦁 🥁🪘 https://t.co/qGXhWDtRdQ

16/07/21

Congratulations to Queen’s! We look forward to next year, when we will be able to have a real festival of sports and finally welcome all of the parents/guardians to enjoy the day with us!

16/07/21

The final count-up has been done, and the trophy has been handed… to Queen’s! The final scores were- 291- Queen’s 289- St Andrews 282- Oxbridge 269- Cardiff Well done to everyone that took part over the last 2 days, some amazing effort and learning opportunities through out! https://t.co/xYkxU9dVPE

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