Building works for playground improvements start from 9th December. At first we will see areas being marked up ready for building works in January. We will be fixing drainage problems, putting in a soft area in KS1, adding in more trees, planting & seats and finally installing a
This week years one and two enjoyed a fabulous fire party after school. After spending ages making their own Tudor houses children had to part with their beautiful designs! The houses were lined up in the playground to form old London town. One of them was a bakery so we started the
Y5 and Y6 found themselves transported back in time to 1941 this week when they were evacuated to the countryside. The children experienced a day of school in wartime Britain and found out what it was like to have to leave their families and move to a safer place. They left school e
Keeping safe week Next week is St Thomas’ keeping safe week where we highlight issues such as bullying. Our assemblies will focus on raising awareness of how children can enjoy their playtimes and seek help when there are problems. We will also talk about E-Safety on the internet, mo
On Wednesday evening some of the teachers went to a talk by Michael Rosen about his new book on the alphabet. Afterwards he signed some books for us and told everyone at St Thomas’ to get reading. What an inspirational character he is! Be sure to read some of his poetry if yo
Three of our male members of staff have decided to grow comedy moustaches in support of the Movember charity which raises awareness of men’s health and cancer research. If you would like to support their efforts, you can donate to the charity by clicking on the following link: http://
On Tuesday morning we started Story Telling Week with a story character fashion show. We were very impressed with the home-made costumes and fabulous poses struck by our would-be models! Join us on Friday for story telling performances by the children.
Year 2 have been enjoying Masha and the Firebird by Margaret Bateson-Hill. They have designed beautiful Earth, Air, Water and Fire eggs and you can see them in class. Not only did Y2 make eggs but a huge egg turned up in their class one day. Later on it hatched and a Firebird is tho
Today we celebrated Harvest in Church. Year 3 performed The Creation Story with style and sang like angels! They should be very proud of their achievement and their understanding of this story from the Bible.