A reminder that we are a NUT FREE school – please do not bring, or eat, nuts or products containing nuts on the premises. Thank you…

Water Fight Fun!

On Friday 18th May, Yr 6 took part in their end of SATs week water fight.  The children were all provided with water blasters and water bombs by the PTA (as were the staff).  We would like to say a huge thank you to the PTA for supporting our Year 6s in this way.  The […]

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Fire Safety

Year 3 were very lucky today to be visted by Sarah from the Education team at Essex Fire Rescue Services. The children were given a talk about fire safety in the home which included information about everyday hazards, prevention tips and what to do if ever the children find themselves involved in a fire.  The […]

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Royal Wedding Day

We had a Royal Street Party today at Holland Park. The children, wearing royal red, white and blue, celebrated the forthcoming wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle by enjoying their lunch outside, followed by dancing in the playground. The beautiful weather helped get us into the party atmosphere. We even had a couple of […]

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Year 6 Fashion!

6M had a calming afternoon of science and art on Thursday. We had a great time painting our human hearts; linking in with what we’ve been learning about the circulatory system in science. It was a colourful and educational activity, using different colours for different parts of the heart. This was followed by an activity […]

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And we’re done!!!

Year 6 have now completed their KS2 SATs tests and are enjoying some well-deserved ‘down time’ on the field. They have all worked so hard this week and we can’t begin to explain how proud we are of their determination to do well and their unending cheerfulness in the face of some tricky tests.  Well […]

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Mental Health Awareness Week As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, a FREE guide has been created to share about ‘Screen Addiction’ – an issue which is affecting young people across the globe. The guide informs parents about the issues associated with smartphone and screen addiction amongst children and how they can help to control the associated risks and […]

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Breakfast Bonanza!

Year 6 arrived early this morning ready for their pre-SATs breakfast.  They all enjoyed cereal, toast and juice whilst chatting with their friends.  This was followed by some fun time on the field before the start of the normal school day.  We were all so proud of the way they performed yesterday during their Grammar, […]

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HMRC Possible Scam

A parent has reported that they have recently received what they believe to be a scam HMRC text message through a ‘Gateway’ service which the parent initially thought was the SchoolGateway the school uses to communicate with parents/carers. We are unsure at this stage whether there is a connection to SchoolGateway although we understand that HMRC […]

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Year 3 Weekly News

We had an exciting science day this week, exploring what we know about light. Next week we are looking forward to taking part in more experiments, testing our knowledge about sources of light and shadows. Mrs Stephens.

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