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And just like that… a brand new school year!

Welcome back to the start of a new school year. We have had a fantastic start to the new school year; it has been wonderful to see how our children have settled back in to school life so happily. It is so wonderful to have had such a lovely warm welcome back from the Little …

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School is out for the summer…

Thank you all who could come to the picnic today, it really was a fabulous way to end the school year.  It was lovely to see the Year 6 children take so much pleasure (maybe a little too much) in beating their parents. As A.A. Milne says, “How lucky am I to have something that …

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And the beat goes on…

Did someone say party…? What a lovely way to end the school year, especially after record breaking heat! To celebrate the end of term after working so hard, we had professional party entertainers in to celebrate with us.  And what fun we had, there’s no stopping these children, I really don’t know where they get …

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If you go down to the woods today…

… you’re in for a lot of fun! Ash and Saplings had a wonderful time in Hatfield Forest today on their school trip! We started off incredibly excited for the coach journey, and we enjoyed guessing what colour it might be as we walked safely across the carpark. As the children took their seats, we …

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Fantastic Summer Fete!

I would like to thank everyone that attended or volunteered at our Friends Summer Fair on Friday. I thought this was another really special event, with a wonderful community atmosphere and happy vibe. For many children this was their first ever experience of a summer fair! The Friends team did an exceptional job of making …

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Street Party Fit for a Queen…

Her Majesty the Queen will become the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee after 70 years of service. To be a part of the celebration all pupils enjoyed an outdoor lunch party fit for the Queen herself, produced by the fabulous kitchen team. It was great to see everyone enjoying the delicious treats. It …

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Goodbye Gilwell

 

Willow in the land of Gilwell…

Last night I entered the world of Gilwell, where Willow Class could be heard singing and shouting around a campfire to their hearts content, apart from those who have already lost their voices- it might be a peaceful weekend for some parents! I was given a very lengthy tour of where they slept and who …

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Good Morning from Gilwell

Rise and shine, it’s breakfast time!    Thank you Mrs Tweedale, for such brilliant photos. It looks like you are all having too much fun- we are very jealous here back at school! Mrs Tweedale has been texting to keep us updated and said they are loving it! She wrote that last night Ruby said, …

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Teamwork makes the dream work

Team challenges and problem solving in the woods  – a perfect afternoon!

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