March 2017 News

Holst Museum - Year 2 Outing

Last week, as part of their topic on the Victorians, Year 2 pupils enjoyed an outing to the Holst Museum in Cheltenham. There was so much for the children to experience including... Read more

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

By Nathan Stanley, Year 6. On Tuesday, Form Oak pupils went to the Parabola Arts' Centre to see a performance of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (based on the book written by CS... Read more

Red Nose Day 2017

Many thanks for the £260 donated for Red Nose Day last Friday: it will be forwarded to the charity organisers as soon as possible. (We believe the children photographed did de-nose before... Read more

Bugsy Malone

Wow! Year 4 and 5 were in for a treat last Wednesday after they battled through the rain to walk to Cheltenham College Preparatory School to watch a fabulous performance of Bugsy Malone. It... Read more

KS2 Swim Gala

My first swimming gala was so much fun! My favourite part was the final race - I didn't get a medal but I did come fourth or fifth. I also liked the freestyle relays. I enjoyed the swimming... Read more

Celebration Assembly - 22 March 2017

Thank you very much to all pupils who took part in last Wednesday’s Celebration Assembly. It was fabulous to see yet another crop of talented children from a range of year groups sharing their... Read more

Netball Match v St Edward's - 22 March 2017

Yesterday the Year 6 Girls' Netball Team participated in their last match of the season. Despite the heavy rain earlier in the day the match was played outside and the sun shone! We did well... Read more

Wentwood Meeting - 15 March 2017

Our Wenties filed happily into our meeting place, where 'good mornings' were exchanged. An exciting time ensued as pupils offered envelopes containing their donations for our... Read more

Whiter than White!

This term, Art Club children have been creating simple, crisp and textured collages of objects, animals, insects, etc that they relate to Spring time. After a quick sketch the children cut,... Read more

Art Club - Spring Term 2017

During Art Club the children have explored the shapes and colours that were depicted in one of Keith Haring's painting. They created their 'men' in their own favourite positions by cutting... Read more

Kielder Forest Meeting - 15 March

As it is St Patrick's Day this Friday, the children were welcomed to the world of 'green'. Armed with a few fun facts about St Patrick's Day the children were set the task of making a leprechaun... Read more

Thetford Forest News - 15 March

Thetford Forest held their own 'Nature in Art Exhibition' with the amazing photographs the children had taken. Just like the national and international exhibitions Thetford had a 'People's... Read more

Cross-Country 2016/17

Written by Georgina I have loved my first season of cross country after getting into the team. In my last race I got a personal best. I really like running round the field but I like... Read more

Celebration Assembly - 8 March 2017

It was lovely to see so many Airthrie pupils at yesterday's Celebration Assembly. Yet again, there was a vast array of abilities and strengths, including groups of skiers, young writers, artists,... Read more

Our Outing to a Maths' Quiz

Written by Theo... On the 7th of February, Ed, Gaia, Ben and I went to a maths' quiz at Cheltenham College. We got there at around about 9 o’clock in the mini-bus. When we arrived we followed... Read more

Year 5's Day Out in Gloucester

On Tuesday 28th February pupils in Forms Poplar and Alder visited Gloucester (linking with this term's topic of Our Local Area). We enjoyed a town trail in the morning visiting Gloucester Quays... Read more

Building Castles

Pupils in Year 1 have been very busy making castles. They worked co-operatively and, using a cardboard box, made their own castles. They drew and cut-out battlements and drawbridges before... Read more

French Outing to L'Artisan Restaurant

On Wednesday 1st March twelve pupils from Forms Poplar and Alder were lucky enough to visit L’Artisan restaurant in Cheltenham with Madame Dale and Mrs Houghton-Brown. We walked to and from... Read more

World Book Day 2017

Some of the wonderful outfits worn to School today for World Book Day... Read more

Celebration Assembly - 1 March 2017

Congratulations to all Airthrie pupils who shared their recent achievements with the rest of the School in yesterday's Celebration Assembly. There was such an impressive selection of skiers,... Read more

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