15th January 2021

Dear Parents, I am extremely proud of the way that your children, you and all the staff have moved seamlessly onto remote learning.  Your positive comments have meant so much to my colleagues and me; similarly, we thoroughly enjoying seeing all of your photographs of...

8th January 2021

Dear Parents, Whilst this has not been the start of the new term which we had hoped for, I have been both proud and inspired by the way in which both pupils and teachers have risen to the challenges of this new lockdown.  Our online learning programme was rolled out...

11th December 2020

Dear Parents, I am certain that all the children and my colleagues would concur with me that last night’s ‘Carols by Candlelight’ was a most memorable and festive experience for all!  Despite the limitations imposed upon us by Government guidelines,...

4th December 2020

Dear Parents, You can imagine the excitement in school this morning with the flurry of snow making everywhere look quite magical.  All children relished making snowballs and enjoyed the best of the snow before it thawed. I thoroughly enjoyed watching Reception’s...

27th November 2020

Dear Parents, One of the many highlights of the week for me was walking past the hall and seeing, first Year 1 and then Year 2, enjoying their Gymnastics lessons with Mrs Toynbee.  Year 1 were working on a very lively (and complicated!) Folk Dance and with great...

20th November 2020

Dear Parents, A particular highlight of the week for me was watching the Reception children and sensing their palpable excitement in anticipation of their first trip to the forest.  It was clearly a huge success, judging by their joyous faces and exuberant return to...

13th November 2020

Dear Parents, It was a real pleasure to welcome your children back to school this week after their very well-deserved two weeks’ break.  We are all looking forward to a very busy four weeks ahead!  We are particularly enjoying making exciting plans for our...

23rd October 2020

Dear Parents, It has, indeed, been an action packed half term and, without exception, every child in school has thrown themselves wholeheartedly into their learning and we are all extremely proud of them. I am convinced that the changes in our routine required to...

16th October 2020

Dear Parents, What a very busy week we have had as we race towards half-term.  Years 3 and 4’s excitement and enjoyment of their Mayan day was palpable and I’m certain that you will enjoy the recount of the day.  There was more excitement when I joined...

9th October 2020

Dear Parents, Many thanks to everyone who came to school today wearing a yellow accessory and contributed to our collection for ‘Young Minds’.  I am delighted to announce that we have currently raised £243.70 and donations are still coming in! Reception...