June 2014 News

More Beautiful Butterflies
26/06/2014

This afternoon Form Cedar were delighted to welcome Mrs Skurek and her wonderful collection of butterflies and moths. She spent time showing the children these incredibly beautiful... Read more

Dance Extravaganza!
26/06/2014

COMING UP! Members of Dance Club will be participating in the: DANCE EXTRAVAGANZA Friday 4th July at 3:45pm in the School Hall. Each dancer can invite two spectators. ... Read more

A Trip to the Underworld...Summer Concert
25/06/2014

Vibrant, enthusiastic, funny, colourful, dramatic...some of the comments received regarding Airthrie's interpretation of the Greek myth Persephone and the Three Golden Hairs. Yesterday... Read more

Walk a Mile in my Shoes
25/06/2014

Recently, Dance Club members spent their Saturday afternoon performing at The Pittville Pump Rooms. Pupils from Years 3-6 were delighted to be invited to this charity event which supports local... Read more

James Mayhew's Art and Music Workshop
19/06/2014

As part of the 70th Cheltenham Music Festival we were delighted to have James Mayhew (the illustrator and author) join us today. He dazzled 30 of our pupils with his passion for music and... Read more

Summer Fayre - £1173.58 raised!
19/06/2014

The weather was perfect! What a lovely afternoon for our Summer Fayre yesterday. We had lots of stalls, many of which were the children's own ideas for fund-raising fun (which raised a... Read more

Activities in Nursery
19/06/2014

During Acorn's 'Under the Sea' topic, we made ice-cube fish using different coloured paint. It was interesting to see how quickly they melted - the pink and green ones melted the fastest! ... Read more

Cricket at Airthrie
19/06/2014

On Thursday 5 June, Berkhampstead School visited Airthrie. Berkhampstead batted first and Airthrie gave some very accurate bowling led by Jack Jevons, Oscar Althorp-Gormlay and Elliot... Read more

Gymnastics' Club Display
18/06/2014

Yesterday, the children in Form Cedar gave a wonderful performance to their families showing some of the moves they have 'perfected' since September. They began with some movement to... Read more

Beautiful Butterflies in Beech
18/06/2014

Many thanks to Mrs Cross (Grandmother to Axel and Wolfie) who came to School to help the Year 2 pupils with their art-work for our mini-beast project. The children took great care painting... Read more

Wentwood Forest Meeting Update
12/06/2014

Wentwood members took advantage of a clear, sunny morning and enjoyed a sporty theme in the garden. The children took part in three races...walking, hopping and dancing. The teams comprised the... Read more

Dance Club News
12/06/2014

Walk a Mile in My Shoes Dance Club members in Years 4-6 will be performing at Pittville Pump Rooms this Saturday 14th June, at 1pm, at the bandstand. This is an event on behalf of the... Read more

Lunchtime 'Looming'
12/06/2014

Pupils of all ages came together in the garden at lunchtime today to make a very long loom bracelet. They were keen to see it on the website - so here it is! If you look extremely closely... Read more

Dallington Forest - Latest News
12/06/2014

This week we had a fun meeting outside in the sunshine. We set up a treasure hunt with woodland creatures (of the stone variety) hiding underneath flower pots around the garden. Working in... Read more

Lulu's Great-Great-Grandfather's Adventures
12/06/2014

Lulu (Year 3) surprised and delighted us when she arrived at School with specimen boxes of the most incredible, colourful beetles. These were collected by her matenal Great-Great-Grandfather,... Read more

Rose's Garden
12/06/2014

Rose (Form Cedar) certainly went the extra mile with her homework task for half-term which was 'to draw pictures of some of the plants you can find in your garden and to write their names if... Read more

Thetford Forest - Latest News
12/06/2014

At our Forest meeting this Tuesday the children listened attentively as Nick Toczek , poet, recited his popular poem 'The Dragon who ate the School' on the internet. They then split into four... Read more

Kielder Forest Meeting - 10 June 2014
11/06/2014

After a brief welcome back after the half-term holiday, the Kielder Forest children worked in their groups to finish their Forest stories using the cartoon/story strip. All groups rose... Read more

How to Save the World in Fifty Minutes!
11/06/2014

On an extremely sunny day last week our Year 4 pupils visited The Cheltenham Science Festival at The Town Hall where Ken, the magician and scientist, taught us how to save the world in 50... Read more

Outing to The Commandery, Worcester
05/06/2014

On Friday 23rd May Forms Larch and Spruce visited The Commandery in Worcester. We participated in lots of different activities. Sophie Quershi tells us about the day. Making... Read more

The Cheltenham Science Festival
05/06/2014

This week many of our pupils have enjoyed attending performances at the Cheltenham Science Festival. Children from Year 1 - Year 6 have participated in workshops on subjects such as Worm... Read more

Spying in Year 2
02/06/2014

Before the half-term break, as part of their Music and Movement lessons, pupils in Form Beech (Year 2) had been working on moves to perform to the Mission Impossible theme tune. On 14th May... Read more

Music Makers
02/06/2014

Once again we were delighted to hold two informal Music Concerts in the School Hall on 19th and 20th May. These events provided an ideal opportunity for our pupils who take private music... Read more

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