May 2017 News

Summer madness in Form Willow

Giving Mrs Cuffe a 'mudbath' earlier today in the lovely... Read more

Science in Form Cedar

During lessons about light this term, pupils in Form Cedar have investigated how an opaque object in front of a light source will cause a shadow. Using torches in the classroom they... Read more

French Smoothies 2017

This week we have been making delicious fruity smoothies in our Year 5 French lessons and after half-term we will be creating our own smoothie recipes in... Read more

Cheltenham Junior Schools' Swimming Gala

On Thursday 18 May, some of our Year 5 and 6 swimmers attended the Cheltenham Junior Schools' Gala, held at the Leisure at Cheltenham swimming pool. We entered an U11 Relay Team, an U10... Read more

Celebration Assembly - 17 May 2017

In this morning's Celebration Assembly we recognised our pupils' latest achievements: Star of the Week - Grace, Form Spruce Poppy - Singing exam, Grade 1 with Merit Ed - Cheltenham... Read more

Special Science Certificates

Harriet, Form Cedar was awarded a Special Science Certificate for her homework poster on the subject of safety in the dark and the importance of wearing light coloured or fluorescent... Read more

Claude Monet - Bridge over a Pond of Water Lilies

Our Year 3 pupils enjoyed experimenting with different media and a layering of media technique to re-create a painting by Claude Monet. They demonstrated improving watercolour mixing skills,... Read more

Kielder Forest - 10 May

Yesterday's meeting continued the theme of our last Forest meeting, therefore the children re-joined their story-writing groups to complete and illustrate their fantasy woodland story. They... Read more

Wentwood Forest Meeting - 10 May

As Miss Chidzoy was supporting some Airthrie pupils at the Cheltenham Festival for Performing Arts yesterday, the running of our meeting was in the more than capable hands of Mr Medhurst. ... Read more

Thetford Forest News - Our Meeting on 10 May

Yesterday, the children of Thetford Forest split into teams headed by our four Year 6 Pine Leaders. Each team were given five sheets of pictures of nocturnal animals, spring flowers, critters,... Read more

Summer Activities in Form Willow

Pupils in Form Willow have been learning about mini-beasts this half-term. They have used this as inspiration for their writing activities using their phonic knowledge to help them sound out... Read more

La FĂȘte Francaise

Yesterday, at Airthrie School, we celebrated all that is French! Everyone dressed the part in a wonderful array of brightly coloured clothing, garlic, onions, berets and moustaches. We... Read more

Airthrie's Senior Choir at the Cheltenham Competitive Festival

This morning our Senior Choir participated in the Cheltenham Competitive Festival at the Town Hall. Our young singers gave a fantastic performance, displaying huge energy and enthusiasm to much... Read more

Open Morning - This Saturday 20th May, 2017

Prospective parents and their children are warmly invited to visit our School. No appointment is necessary but please call to register your interest if you wish. ... Read more

DT Project Launch

Last Friday, our Year 6 pupils welcomed Mr Millward into their Form Room. They were introduced to the exciting world of engineering: finding out what an engineer does; what they are... Read more

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