On the 4th March 2020 we went to Elmhurst Primary School in Newham for a competition against 15 other primary schools.  It was a geography competition to test our knowledge on capital cities, countries, maps, landmarks and what we know about the world. In the first round we got 13 out of 15! We were…

Coronavirus and COVID-19 Update: Department for Education coronavirus helpline The Department for Education coronavirus helpline is now available to answer questions about COVID-19 relating to education and children’s social care. Staff, parents and young people can contact this helpline as follows: Phone: 0800 046 8687 Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday) If…

Coronavirus_advice_for_education_settings_poster Dear Parents/Carers We are continuing to keep you updated on the Government’s response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Public Health England advises that the risk to individuals in the UK remains low. Where to find the latest information: Public Health England blog: Coronavirus – what you need to know   Official guidance says to take proportionate…

As part of the Mayor of London’s ‘Vision Zero for London’, our Junior Travel Ambassadors (seven pupils from years 5 & 6) took part in a joint initiative with the MET police and Redbridge Smarter Travel team to raise awareness of speeding drivers. Working with four police officers, the children had the opportunity to speak…

As you know we work closely with the WE charity and through the WE Go Green campaign, our Eco-warriors wanted to make our school and environment more sustainable, colourful and eco-friendly! We would like to share their first project for this year which we hope people in the local area will also take some enjoyment…

TERM 1.2 EXTENDED OPPORTUNITIES: 4th November 2019 – 7th February 2020     Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Lunch Time     Art (Yrs 1,2 & 3)       Mindfulness (Yrs 1,2 & 3) After School 3.15-4.15 Football (Yrs 1, 2 & 3)   Lego (Reception, 1 & 2) Dance (Reception, 1 & 2)…

The first week back at school and Year 5 were filled with stories about their summer holidays. After reading about the Postcards for Kindness campaign, we all decided to send our own. The children enjoyed planning, drafting and designing their post cards before creating their final copies, adorned with stamps and ready to post! The campaign initially…

Following the success of our WE Read Together Campaign, we are delighted to share with you a story written by the WE Charity. It tells the journey we all took to achieve our goal of encouraging our children to read for enjoyment and to share books with others. This story has been shared as part…