PaddlePower Day 1

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Well… we set your children their first challenge and they passed with flying colours!!! Day 1 of the PaddlePower course was a great success! After a morning learning the basics, the afternoon saw games of canoe football… with early baths for both Millie and Sophie (awesome attitude girls!). They all ended the afternoon by jumping in to test their buoyancy …

Skipping Team

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Our amazing skipping team gave up a day of their holidays to attend the city finals on Friday, and were a huge credit to the school and their families. While they couldn’t repeat their amazing success of the local competition, they did very well, returning with one Gold and one Bronze medal. Well done to all concerned, with a special …

Bowling visit

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A very big ‘WELL DONE’ to everyone who enjoyed the bowling visit this week. Excellent behaviour, attitudes or attendance to be in the draw, a pleasure to have on the visit. Well done again! Hopefully some photos are here!

Google Expeditions reaches Bexhill Academy!

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We were extremely lucky today to be one of the few schools chosen by Google to be part of it’s Expeditions tour! The wonderful people at Google brought their ‘Expeditions Kit’ and let us visit far flung places around the world, without even leaving the classroom! Children from Y1-6 have been inside Buckingham Palace, swam underwater with sharks, visited the amazing …

Y3/4 World of the Future Curriculum

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Some photos we’ve been meaning to post for a few weeks… sorry! Our Y3/4 launch was an amazing success! The children had a fabulous time researching and designing robots they thought might occupy the world in the future. Their ideas were fantastic, ranging from robotic classroom assistants to music boxes, the emergency services – you name it! Even more impressive …

Eco-School Christmas visit

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Our group of children participated in a range of Christmas crafts using recycled or natural materials. They made baubles, ‘the Scent of Christmas’ sense jars, wooden signs and made a recycle pledge. Their promise was to recycle all of the wrapping paper, turn off lights and not to waste too much food. We’ll see how they help us protect the planet throughout …

Hockey fun and games!

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Our drive to improve PE continues… huge thanks to Mr Watson and Mrs Gamble who organised a fun-filled afternoon’s hockey recently. The school played against Town End, and both teams deserve huge credit for both their hockey skills and their attitudes/behaviour. Thanks too to Town End for hosting, making sure the weather didn’t spoil things! Thanks all!

Having fun in aid of Children in Need

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So, we asked you to show your spots… and you didn’t disappoint! A huge, huge thank you to you all for your support – your children looked amazing. Huge thanks also to Mrs Carr for organising the family groups your children were taught in for much of the day. Finally, a special ‘thank you’ to the children and teachers who …

Run, run, as fast as you can…

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Our Y1’s have had great fun writing their own stories based on The Gingerbread Man! Mrs McGovan thought these children in particular have shown great improvement already this year! See what you think for yourself… their work is below, and it’s soon Parent’s Evening where you’ll be able to see their books and much more!