Monthly Archives: March 2018

‘Safer Schools’ app

We are pleased to announce the new “Safer Schools” App that you are invited to download to your phone. The App is designed to help support and protect children by educating and empowering parents with ICT information. Parents will receive content tailored to specific needs on topics such as bullying, gaming, inappropriate images, social media […]

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‘Dough Disco’ time

Reception had a fantastic treat on Wednesday 21st February. Shonette Bason, the creator of ‘dough disco’, came to our school to do a dough disco with the children. It was very exciting. The children all had a wonderful time as they laughed, sung and took their fingers to the dough disco. We were very lucky […]

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‘Kitchen chemistry’

Year 5 had an inspirational afternoon when they attended John Whitgift Academy to watch a science show named ‘Kitchen Chemistry’ which was presented by Dr Stephen H. Ashworth, a well know national and international speaker! The children observed paper disappear in front of their very own eyes and learnt the difference between acids and alkalis. […]

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Nursery celebrated the festival of HOLI

The children have learnt all about the festival, enjoying a paint throwing party and dancing to Indian music inside and out! The children took off their shoes and socks, stepped into the paint and danced on the large dancefloor! It was such an amazing experience and the children and staff had a fantastic time.  The […]

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Wellbeing of pupils and staff

Children’s Mental Health Week took place this month and to raise awareness in school pupils took part in a number of activities such as mindfulness colouring, meditation and yoga. All the pupils loved the activities! Assemblies during the week also raised awareness of mental health across the academy. As well as the pupils’ wellbeing OSPA also […]

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