The Chase Open Day

The Chase Nursery Holland Park are very excited to announce the opening of their brand new nursery located on the grounds of Holland Park Primary School. They have a fantastic development garden to enable children to explore the outdoors and have access to the beautiful new resources and equipment including a large tree house and […]

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Maths SATs Guidance

As discussed during the SATs Parents’ Workshops, an extremely useful resource for Maths SATs practice is the Ultimate KS2 SATs Organiser.  The organiser is arranged into maths curriculum sections and includes links to a range of SATs questions and You Tube videos showing how these questions can be answered.The link below takes you to the […]

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Parents’ SATs Workshops.

A number of parents/carers of Year 6 children came into school this morning to take part in a SATs workshop. After a quick introduction from Mrs Rushford, the parents/carers, along with their children, took time to look through the SATs papers from 2016 and attempt to answer some of the questions. The adults were then […]

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Year 3 Weekly News

This week we have enjoyed reading using VIPER skills and dramatising chapters from Ted Hughes ‘The Iron Man.’ Next week we are looking forward to presenting our own stories about the Iron Man and a possible sighting of him at Steel Stella on the pier! Mrs Stephens.

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4W Weekly News

This week we have looking at different ways to divide: mental, inverse, sharing, partitioning and the written method.In English we have been practising writing an effective introduction and conclusion paragraphs. We have also been designing our Pop Art in art lessons and investigating ways that sounds travel. Next week we will be investigating the effective […]

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EYFS Weekly News

This week we have continued working on our ‘COLD’topic. We have enjoyed the Mick Inkpen book ‘Penguin Small’ whilst looking at various cold climates around the world. Next week we will be researching different types of penguins and where they come from. We will continue to learn the ‘teen’ numbers and work on our phonics […]

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Hope not Hate

Years 4 and 5 pupils were today visited by a gentleman called Lee representing the charity “Hope not Hate”. The children listened to, and participated in, discussions about prejudice and racism. They discussed how powerful words can be, the effect they can have on a person’s life and how they could help to eradicate prejudices […]

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DITTO – January ESafety Newsletter

Please find the January version of Ditto’s ESafety newsletter for parents.  This month, they are looking at: – Reflections on 2017 – Cyberbullying – Live Streaming – DITTO – sanctions and rewards – Apps – Yubo http://www.esafety-adviser.com/latest-newsletter/

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Reminder of Jewellery in PE

As of February 2015 all children at Holland Park Primary School must remove their earrings when taking part in physical activities such as PE lessons. As an Academy we choose to use the Local Authority Health and Safety Service. This means we must follow their advice in all areas to keep everyone safe on school […]

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Year 2 Weekly News

This week we have started our English topic, looking at Mrs Armitage on Wheels! We have thoroughly enjoyed sequencing the story, also looking at the problems throughout. In Maths we have enjoyed investigating odd and even numbers, sorting and completing word problems around this. We had special visitors from Clacton Dentist. They came in and […]

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