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      On Friday 15th July Year 6 performed their end of year production of ‘Olivia’ at the Westcliff Theatre, Clacton. The children have been working very hard over the past few months to put the show together focusing on singing, acting, dancing, costumes and props. After a successful two days rehearsing at the […]

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Essex English Competition Final

On Thursday 7th July a group of four children from Year 6 attended the Essex English Competition Final in Chelmsford. After great success in the local heat, the children qualified for the final. They took part in 6 rounds requiring them to use a range of English skills and knowledge. The children worked amazingly as […]

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Year 6 video diaries

During our Year 6 residential visit to Caythorpe Court, the children completed video diaries at the end of each day. Please click on the videos below to see a selection of our diaries. For those of us who spent the three days at Holland Park, here are some photographs of our time spent outside.

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Year 6 go bowling!

We would just like to say how proud we are of all of the children in Year 6 for the tremendous effort they have put into completing their SATs this week. They all worked extremely hard and approached the tests in a calm and confident manner. As a reward for their hard work, the PTA […]

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Children’s University graduation!

On Saturday 12th March a group of 15 children from KS2 attended the Children’s University graduation ceremony at Essex University. For the past year, these children have been working hard to collect hours for all of the learning that they complete outside of school. On arrival the children were dressed up in graduation robes and had […]

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Saint David’s Day

As Tuesday 1st March is Saint David’s Day, if your child is part of the scouts, beavers, brownies, or girl guides they are more than welcome to wear their relevant uniform rather than their school uniform on this day.    

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

What a very busy term everyone has had at Holland Park! The children have made wonderful progress in so many ways and we are all very proud of them indeed. I am sure you are all looking forward to the festive season and I will miss wearing my Christmas jumpers every day – many thanks […]

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Today the children of Holland Park Primary School visited the Princes Theatre in Clacton to watch the performance of Aladdin. “Oh yes we did!” The children really enjoyed taking part in the pantomime and were singing and dancing away in their seats! A special thank you to the PTA who contributed to the cost of […]

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