June 2018 News

Gym Club Display

On 13th June Gym Club pupils, Olivia, Lillie, Ruby, Eleanor, Zoe, Sophie and Benjamin, rose to the occasion, gave their utmost and produced a polished performance for their parents.Due to their... Read more

Informal Music Concert - 20 June 2018

Yesterday, after school in the Garden Room, we held the third and final Informal Music Concert of the school year.  An impressive thirty performers took part in front of many parents, friends, family... Read more

Sports Team Photographs 2018

This morning we have taken our Sports Team photographs and this year, rather than ordering printed copies, they are freely available from this website.  Simply go the relevant sport page (under the... Read more

The Vikings

Our latest History Club investigation concerned the Vikings who came to Britain from Denmark, Norway and Sweden in AD 793. We discovered that the term ‘Viking’ originates from a language called Old... Read more

Forest Picnic Lunch

Yesterday, for our final Forest meetings this term, we all gathered for a picnic lunch in the garden.  The weather was perfect and the Forest banners were proudly on display, fluttering in the... Read more

Swimming Survival Skills

This term Years 3-6 pupils are learning essential life-saving skills during their swimming lessons which provides the opportunity to explore water safely.  Hopefully, knowing that their child is... Read more

New Holiday Club

This new club will run on Friday 13 and Monday 16  - Friday 20 July and is open to all children from Reception to Year 6 (these sessions are not just for Airthrie pupils but are open to all). ... Read more

Jango, Ace and Holly the Police Dogs visit Airthrie

On 13 June we welcomed some very special visitors to Airthrie.  PD Ace, PD Jango, PD Holly and their handlers from Gloucestershire Constabulary came to visit Willow and Ash classes to bring to life... Read more

Outing to Gloucester Prison

On 23 May 2018, Year 6 pupils went on a trip to Gloucester Prison.  Inside the prison we met our tour guide, Jeff, who is a senior officer.  The first place we visited was the closed visits area... Read more

Exciting News - New Play Area

There will be more opportunity for fun play times in the Airthrie garden when the new covered play area, which has just been agreed, is built. It is proposed that there will be a high level walkway... Read more

Celebration Assembly - 12 June

Alexander - Star of the Week for such good progress with his reading and for reading to his younger brother at home. George - Celebration Crown for excellent singing at the Summer Concert rehearsals... Read more

History Club - Anglo-Saxons

At our most recent History Club a couple of week ago we investigated Anglo-Saxons (they came to Britain from north Germany, Denmark and northern Holland). The Anglo-Saxons travelled to Britain in... Read more

The Cheltenham Science Festival

From the Everest Lab to a Great Space Adventure to Anatomy Art and Maker Shack, this week our Year 3-6 pupils had the opportunity to experience exciting events at the Cheltenham Science Festival.Hugh... Read more

Cheltenham and District Primary Schools' Swimming Gala

On 24 May Airthrie pupils competed in the Cheltenham and District Primary Schools' Swimming Gala.  Over twenty schools participated and we had a fantastic evening competing in the U11 and U10 6 x 1... Read more

Help a Hedgehog

All Forest groups came together for a recent Forest meeting where we were delighted to welcome John and Julien from the Help a Hedgehog Hospital in Stroud.  They were accompanied by one of their... Read more

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