January 2015 News

Dallington Forest Meeting - 20 January 2015

Dallington children had a very enjoyable meeting last week talking about our recent visits to pantomimes (particularly Sleeping Beauty at the Everyman with Tweedy the Clown and his fun... Read more

Kielder Forest Meeting - 20 January 2015

The Kielder children were welcomed to the first Forest meeting of the new year. We had previously spoken about fundraising so Mrs Elliott shared some information about two local charities. We... Read more

Investigating Electricity

Many thanks to Mrs Jennie Chapman (Mother of Abigail) who visited Forms Spruce and Larch this week to talk about electricity. We enjoyed watching a video containing animated characters... Read more

Cross Country

Airthrie School's Cross Country Team 'model' their new Cross Country kit. They wore them proudly for the first time yesterday at the Mixed 6s competition which took place at Dean Close... Read more

Season starts off with a BANG

The boys' season started with an exciting match against a very strong Richard Pate's School side . The Airthrie team was as follows: Goal: Alex McLain Right Back: ... Read more

Young Voices Concert

Off to Birmingham on a very wet day: a minibus full of incredibly excited children ready to sing their hearts out. We arrived at the LG Arena just in time for a quick lunch before sitting... Read more

LAMDA Examinations - November 2014

Three Airthrie pupils took LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) examinations last November. Their results are wonderful: To pass - 50% Merit - 65% ... Read more

Thetford Forest Meeting - 20 January 2015

At yesterday's meeting Thetford Forest children were praised for their hard work during the Autumn term. After talking about possible future activities it was suggested that some... Read more

Wentwood Forest Meeting - 20 January 2015

Our meeting opened with our usual happy Wentie greeting and chant. We welcomed six new Wenties to our Forest and explained our expectations and plans. BIG THANKS were received from Fox... Read more

Chess Success!

The Airthrie School Chess Team is through to the Final of the annual, inter-school Cheltenham Chess Tournament! Yesterday after school the team travelled to Holy Apostles where they won a hard... Read more

More swimming success for Eve!

Eve Heeley in Oak W has had yet more swimming success - on Sunday 18th January 2015 Eve swam in the Gloucestershire County Long Course Championships at Bristol Hengrove Park Leisure Centre. In... Read more

Snow News...

It was lovely to see Airthrie pupils making the most of the very small amount of snow this morning! Our youngest children enjoyed spending a few extra minutes exploring the 'crunchiness'... Read more

Toothpaste and Bananas!

Year 6 teacher, Mr. Matt Dobbs, captivated the children when he led Prayers this morning. His willing helpers, Lisette and Alex, were required to empty the contents of a toothpaste tube and a... Read more

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