Category RE

16
Nov

Our New Tree!

  Today Gianni and Nikita helped Mr Crocker to plant a rowan tree in Jack’s Garden which has been donated to the school as part of the “Trees for Sacred Places” project. We are hoping to buy a bench to go around the tree so that children can sit and have a quiet thinking place …

2
Nov

Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes

Just a reminder that the shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child will be collected on 18th November. I reminded the children in assembly on Wednesday and showed them mine so far as well as asking them what more I could add and what I shouldn’t put in! Last year we sent off 120 boxes and it …

5
Oct

Harvest gifts

Y6 went to Leathersellers Court today with Harvest gifts from the Harvest Service to deliver to the residents there. They were much appreciated. Thank you. “It was really nice to meet the residents” (Vikram)

21
Sep

Harvest Festival 2017

Thank you all so much for your generous donations.

19
Sep

NATRE survey on BBC news

A report from NATRE (the National Association of teachers of RE) was on the BBC Breakfast news on Saturday. Sadly over a quarter of secondary schools are not teaching RE, despite it being a legal requirement. As a church school RE is a core subject and as such is taught weekly. Fiona Moss from NATRE …

19
Sep

Welcome to our new vicar

We are very pleased to welcome our new vicar, Andy Rimmer, who was inducted at Christchurch last Wednesday. He is really looking forward to meeting all of the school community. Some facts about Andy…. Born in Oxford, UK  Married to Mary with 4 kids (er grown-ups!) Becca (26), James (24), Chris (22), David (18)  Been …

9
Jan

Trust and Co-operation

Our value this month is Trust and Co-operation. Some of the girls in year 3 made a role play to convey their understanding of this value, they performed their role play for the school in assembly this morning.

21
Dec

Christingles

20
Dec

Year 3 Christmas Play

Last week year 3 loved performing the Key Stage 2 Christmas Play of ‘Super Star’ to the school and parents. We hope you all enjoyed it!