Caythorpe – Day 3

Over half way through our stay at Caythorpe and the children are still enthusiastic and thoroughly enjoying all the activities they are undertaking (despite the rain this afternoon). Today the children have been doing: Abseiling The children learned how to control their own descent and (on their second attempt) learned how to push themselves away […]

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Caythorpe – Day 2

The children had a good night’s rest and were ready for a filling breakfast this morning. After breakfast we split into our three groups and went to our different activities.  Over the course of today the children took part in: Raft Building The children were challenged to build a raft that all of them could […]

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Caythorpe – Day 1

After a long three and a half hour journey, we arrived at Caythorpe Court in beautiful sunshine.  Having moved their luggage to their rooms and eaten their lunch the children relaxed playing football and other games on the extensive fields on the site. We were then met by our group leader, Kyle, who gave us […]

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On Thursday the 14th of September 24, students from Year 6 went to visit Clacton Coastal Academy (CCA) . This was an opportunity for the children to experience what a real high school day is like. Upon arriving we were all very nervous and excited as we walked in to the enormous building on our way […]

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The PTA Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 19th September, at 7pm. The meeting will be held at The Tavern, Holland on Sea. Please come along and show your support. Every penny we raise goes back in to school to enrich our children’s education.

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Year 4 – Hot Chocolate FUN!

After identifying the features of a bar chart, we sampled six different kinds of hot chocolate and voted on our favourite.  We will use this data and our learning today to create a class bar chart of our favourite hot chocolate drink. YUM!

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Online Safety Magazine – #Ditto-September2017

You may find the information from this month’s #Ditto Magazine useful. This month in #DITTO we’re taking a look at: •Is ‘safety’ still relevant? •Have I been ‘pwned’? •Critical thinking. •What is doxxing? •British values. •Sarahah app. Click below to view a free online copy. PDF reader is required: DITTO-Ed-9-Sept-2017

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PTA – Annual General Meeting

Holland Park’s PTA have raised a huge amount of money over the years. All money raised by the PTA goes towards the education and development of ALL the children in Holland Park Primary School. However, the PTA rely on the help and support of parents / guardians / friends throughout the school. Next Tuesday will […]

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Leavers 2017

It was a very emotional morning today at St Paul’s Church as we said goodbye to this years leavers. The service started (and so did the tears) with a photo montage of the Year 6s throughout their time at Holland Park. There were then some wonderful poems read out by Francesca, Julie and Joshua. The […]

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