On Thursday 5th March, children and staff at Aldborough celebrated the World Book Day. The school became alive with a range of well-known characters including Robin Hood, Harry Potter and Alice in Wonderland. Staff also took up the challenge of dressing up as their favourite book character. We had Mary Poppins helping in Year Two…

A great professional development session with colleagues with a focus on improving the learning and teaching of Maths. On Thursday evening our teaching staff were joined by colleagues from Loxford School of Science and Technology as Aldborough hosted an informative professional development session with a focus on developing Maths practice. The session was led by…

It’s been fantastic seeing children back to school refreshed after the holidays and full of news from the break. Everyone has settled back in to school and children have been showing their teachers that they are ready to learn. This week, children have been finding out why it’s great to come back to school after…

It’s been a week of festive cheer with children right across the school in fine voice for their Christmas performances. On Monday evening St John’s Church was packed to capacity as children from Years One to Four presented a slightly modern twist on the traditional song ‘The Twelve Days of Christmas’. This was punctuated with…

Since returning to school this term we have been raising money for a school in Nepal. The Khandbari Primary School is a tiny school set up in the high mountains of Nepal – where children with speech and hearing problems stay residentially. Because the children don’t have ready access to hearing aids, their speech is…

On a rather chilly Sunday evening a group of aspiring violinists travelled to The South Bank to enjoy a performance by the National Children’s Orchestra; and it was a night to remember! The children from Years 3 and 4 had been noticed by music teacher Mr Winand as being really enthusiastic violinists and Mr Hart,…

Glamour, glitz, sparkle and sarees! What a night! Our first social event of the year to bring staff and families together was a great success, and fabulous fun was had by all. It was fantastic to see all who came dressing up in the best Bollywood outfits and take part with great enthusiasm in learning…

THANK YOU to the parents who joined staff in school for a coffee morning to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support on Friday 26th September.   It was really lovely to meet informally and talk about your thoughts and questions about our school over a cup of coffee and piece of cake! Thank you too…

Children were primed for the final of Aldborough’s Got Talent on Friday and the atmosphere was electric as 18 finalists performed to secure their place in history as the winner of AGT 2014! Miss Honey’s Bollywood Dance Troupe were the headline act, performing against a golden backdrop, and what a way to start the show!…