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Multi School Council Meeting

Today Mrs Edwards took the Holland Park School Council Reps, along with members of our Parent Council, to Market Field School for the next Multi School Council meeting. There were a number of items on the agenda to discuss and we began by thinking of all the words or phrases  that we would like to […]

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Armistice Presentation

All parents are invited into school from 3.05pm tomorrow (13th November) to view the children’s learning based around WW1 and Armistice day. As part of their Home Learning over the last 2 weekends, children have been asked to complete a project to commemorate the end of WW1. There have been some amazing pieces of learning […]

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School Council Meeting with CCHS

Today the Holland Park School Council Reps were delighted to welcome four students from Clacton County High School. These pupils are Inclusion Ambassadors and we met to discuss possible ways in which we can work together in the future to help break down barriers between children of all ages and abilities. Ideas included: A tour […]

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1918 – 2018

This week at Holland park we have spent some time thinking, and learning, about WW1 and about the sacrifices the soldiers made. All the children in the school made a poppy of remembrance, which were then made into beautiful class wreaths. Some classes also wrote poems based on their learning. This morning  we spent some […]

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Safer Roads Parent Workshop for EYFS

This week our EYFS children enjoyed a road safety workshop delivered by the Safer Essex Roads Partnership. The children learnt about the importance of walking to school safely and how to cross roads carefully.  They discussed safe places for children to play and watched a video on road safety. Thank you to all those who […]

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School Remembrance

Tomorrow we will be commemorating the end of WW1 with a two minute silence at 11am. Children who belong to Scouts, Guiding and Cadet groups may wear their uniform for the day. Thank you.

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Bikeability

Today twelve pupils from 6A have enjoyed the first day of their Bikeability course. They began by learning how to do a bike safety check and then spent some time on the playground thinking about road safety. This afternoon the pupils will take to the road. They have the second day of their course tomorrow. […]

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Can You Help?

Do you have a Holland Park Primary School DBS? Can you spare half an hour, one morning a week? Every morning we run a Gym Trail to help children with their co-ordination and motor skills. The children rotate around eight simple activities, each lasting two minutes. Training will be provided. Please see Mrs Edwards or […]

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October Edition of Ditto – ESafety Magazine

This month there’s some really interesting articles from both primary and secondary students. We’re also taking a look at: •Banning adult material. •Talking to a trusted adult – is this a useful message? •Fostering an ethos of online safety •Beware the online safety expert •A request from Cath Knibbs regarding her work in the impact […]

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Parents Guide to Fortnite

Because of its popularity, we thought it would be important to provide information on the game Fortnite. It even includes a catchy, yet informative song.  Enjoy!

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