December 2016 News

Christmas Party - 2016

Plenty of fun this morning for our Years 3-6 pupils playing Christmas-themed games in the CLC sports hall. Lots of running around with our specially created games - Do you want to build a... Read more

Santa visits Airthrie!

After popping in to see our Nursery children at their Christmas party this morning, Santa had time for a quick catch-up with the... Read more

Christmas Carol Service 2016

The Quiet Man - Joseph's Story Congratulations to all involved with Airthrie's Carol Service; held in the magical setting of Christ Church earlier this week. The hard work and... Read more

Football News Autumn 2016

We have had an exciting first-half of the football season here at Airthrie School. The team were entered into the Cheltenham and District Primary Schools' Football League (for small schools)... Read more

Christmas Jumper Day

Thank you for making the effort to come to School in such a fabulous array of brightly coloured Christmas jumpers. There were some fantastic examples and they made such a wonderful sight... Read more

Oh Yes We Did! Performing Arts' Workshop - Saturday 3 December

How we all enjoyed: fun, pleasure, self-confidence gain and performance skills on the way! We arrived dressed in panto costumes: The Wicked Queen from Snow White, Aladdin, Jack's Mother... Read more

Swimming Gala v CLC

Written by Pippi Kaloo and Poppy Staines On Thursday 1 December Airthrie's Year 5 and 6 swimming team competed in a Gala against a Cheltenham Ladies' College mixed Year 7 and 8 team. ... Read more

Joyeux Noel!

In French lessons we have been working on a number of Christmas projects: Forms Spruce and Larch have created French Advent calendars, with each pupil designing an Advent door; and pupils in... Read more

Theatre Outing to The Birmingham Repertory Theatre

By Annabel Fea On Monday 5 December we went to see a performance of Treasure Island based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. The show was on a very big stage and our seats were... Read more

Tapestry of Christmas - Airthrie Senior Choir

Last night saw our Senior Choir head to Cheltenham Pump Rooms to represent Airthrie at the carol concert, A Tapestry of Christmas Music, in support of the Holst Birthplace Museum, with... Read more

Christmas Lunch at Airthrie School

Christmas lunch was lots of fun throughout the School yesterday. A full spread including turkey, sprouts, stuffing balls and lovely crunchy roast potatoes was served to all. Some of the... Read more

Year 5 Outing to the Ashmolean Museum

On Wednesday this week Year 5 pupils went to the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford to participate in an Egyptian Detectives activity. We had a fabulous day - the activities were all 'hands-on'... Read more

Airthrie Girls Win through to the Cup Competition at the ISA Championship

Last Thursday, 24 November, Airthrie entered the National ISA Girls' Hockey Tournament at the Olympic Hockey Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Park. This was the first time that Airthrie girls had entered... Read more

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