September 2014 News

Send a Cow

On Monday morning we welcomed Jenny Houghton who was the guest speaker for our Harvest Festival service. She gave a highly amusing talk on how the donation of one cow can help a small community... Read more

K'Nex Challenge

Mo from Stemworks visited Airthrie on Friday 26 September and challenged the Year 5 pupils to take part in the K'nex challenge. The children became engineers for the day and one team were invited... Read more


In the last session of LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) Year 4 pupil Charlotte was honoured with the highest award of DISTINCTION for her second standard exam. Charlotte had... Read more

Farewell to Kasia!

On Friday we said 'Farewell' and 'Good Luck' to Airthrie Assistant, Kasia. We'll miss you but look forward to some exciting news in about a... Read more

Can you help?

The Scottish Country Dance group needs ballet pumps or similar soft shoes of all sizes/colours. If you have any unwanted or unused pairs at home we would be most grateful to receive... Read more

Year 3 Dinosaurs

In their Art lesson this week pupils in Form Cedar carried out experiments with different colours and materials to print dinosaur skin. They then used these different textures to decorate... Read more

Active Maths in Form Cedar

The children in Year 3 have been exploring their knowledge of number and mental recall by using a washing line and pegs. We used 20 pegs. Try it at home with different... Read more

Kielder Forest Meeting 16 September

This week Kielder Forest held their first meeting of this academic year. To start the meeting I introduced myself and welcomed our new members - it was lovely to see so many familiar faces! ... Read more

Wentwood Forest Meeting - 16 September 2014

Hello to all Wenties! We had received a Welcome Letter so...entered our 'Den' [Form Beech] happy and smiling for our first meeting this term. We welcomed all new 'Wenties' and our new... Read more

Sunshine and Lollipops!

During the Summer Term (once the Summer Concert props were complete) the Art Club members enjoyed creating some amazing 'ice-creams' using a variety of media. They were inspired by images... Read more

Thetford Forest Meeting 16 September

In the first Forest meeting of the year a warm welcome was given to our new members. The Year 6 Pineleaders were introduced to the rest of the children (they will help out when we do group... Read more

You are never too young to learn an instrument ........

David Lloyd, Airthrie's new Headmaster, was introduced to the children this week with a 'Musical Prayers,' highlighting the theme of his talk by using extracts from Mozart's own compositions... Read more

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