Our very eager and excited Year 5 children started their swimming lessons this week. This was an important event for Aldborough as this was the first time our children had started swimming lessons. These are a few thoughts from their first lesson: “I sat with my partner on the coach, and the coach was moving…

On October 13 we had our first ever maths day where we learnt new skills and games about maths. We quoted some of the teachers and this is what they said “Maths day was exhilarating” quoted Miss Turner. “Maths day was scrumptious and delightful” exclaimed Mrs Light. “Maths day is great because children get to…

After half term work will begin on the new kitchen which will be located next to the hall in the main playground. As part of this building work the climbing frame will be removed and fencing put up around the construction area. It is anticipated that the work will continue into the new year. Whilst…

We had a great turnout at today’s Reception Family Learning Programme on how to support your child in maths. If you were unable to come then please download the handouts below. We look forward to welcoming you at the next FLP very soon! Helping your child with Maths Helping Your Child At Home With Maths

Year 1 and 2 launched their learning with a crashlanding from a spaceship after the Easter holidays. Children came into school to find some very suspicious goings on around the school and spent their first day back investigating to discover the cause of the commotion. As I’m sure many of you have heard, a friendly…

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…