Kingfishers News

Our School Council has been asked by AVSED (a local loneliness charity) to help them with their Christmas appeal this year! They would love for as many children as possible to create flat Christmas cards, pictures and decorations, that include a nice little message. AVSED will post these out with their Christmas newsletter. To support …

Thank you for coming to our assembly this morning. We hope you enjoyed it. The Mayan rain god Chac, obviously approved of our assembly! Here is our Rain Player display and a couple of photos from the assembly.

This year’s Black History Month theme is ‘celebrating our sisters.’ Throughout this month, school council have been helping to promote this theme through delivering ‘person of the week’ presentations to their class. Each week, they’ve chosen an inspirational individual to talk about with the class, sharing who they are, what they do and why/how they’ve had …

Today, we became blood cells and journeyed around our circulatory system. During our journey, we entered each of the four chambers of the heart before being pumped to either the body or the lungs to complete the gaseous exchange.

We are reading Rain Player – a Mayan story including the rain God, Chac, Pik, Quetzal, Jaguar and Ah- Kin – Mai. How does the story end? See if you can tell from these freeze frames.

The Mayan ball game of Pok-O-Tok is a challenging and sometimes brutal game. Rules are harsh, playing conditions are harsher and the consequences if your team loses are unimaginable! Here we are having a go. It’s certainly a skilful and challenging game. Ask your children about some of the rules and stories that they have …

Today, we were joined by Doctor Khanna, who kindly volunteered his expertise and led a dissection. The children learnt about the chambers of the heart and the purpose of: veins, arteries, the trachea, the bronchi, the lungs and the alveoli. Further to this, on two of the samples, we were able to spot the voice …

Goodbye my friends | 21 Jul 2023

As is now tradition, Year 6 have been applauded around the school by every class and staff member. They have been given garlands, presents, mocktails and ice creams (all funded by our incredibly generous PTA). They are currently signing autograph books and having their shirts signed before enjoying pizza at 1pm. A fantastic send off …

The Year 6 annual water fight | 21 Jul 2023

I think I will let the pictures do the talking…

LS-ten | 17 Jul 2023

In spite of the rain, Year 6 have had a fantastic session with the coaches from LS-ten. They have learnt about the anatomy of a board, developed their confidence when mounting and dismounting and then got on the move. Some children have even managed to learn a trick or two. It was a truly unique …
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