Christmas Fair

What a pleasure it was to welcome so many current, past and prospective families to the school this morning for The Friends’ of The Rowans Christmas Fair. The children enjoyed performing some of their favourite Christmas songs throughout the morning and our Year Twos did a great job running The Rowans’ stall, selling hand-decorated baubles …

Children in Need

It was wonderful to see the children sporting their spotty items today in support of Children in Need and I know that many chose to support the charity by purchasing their Pudsey merchandise for the occasion. It made for a wonderfully colourful assembly as the whole school came together to celebrate our achievements and ‘wow …

Football Fixtures

There was a certain buzz of excitement around the school this week as both Year One and Year Two took part in Football Fixtures with Shrewsbury House Pre-Prep. Year Two played hosts on Tuesday and Shrewsbury returned the invitation by hosting Year One on Thursday.   Both fixtures were a great success and it was …

Road Safety Week

Our highlight of the week was a visit from our local Police at our assembly on Wednesday. They told us that we must make sure that we wear a seatbelt when travelling in a car, that we only cross the road when ‘the green man’ appears and always hold an adult’s hand when crossing the …

Sponsored Bounce

A message from School Council … Thank you to all the children for taking part and the grown-ups for sponsoring their bounces. We really appreciate that you all took part! We are very pleased that everyone had lots of fun. It is amazing how many bounces the children did. Some people did more than 100! …

UK Parliament Week

The week began with School Council introducing UK Parliament Week. They explained the role of Parliament and politicians, linking this to their elected role in our school and inviting the children to share their ideas and opinions with them.

National Poetry Day

This week Year 1 and 2 celebrated National Poetry Day with a House poetry competition based on the theme of Choice. They worked together in their Houses, sharing ideas to create a poem about their dream day. There were lots of great ideas with ice cream for breakfast being a favourite! Our school values of …

Future Schools Fair

It was wonderful to see so many of you at last night’s Future Schools Fair. I hope you enjoyed the opportunity to speak with the visiting schools and learn more about their offerings and ethos.

Macmillan Coffee Morning

The Macmillan Coffee Morning, organised by The Friends, was a wonderful opportunity to come together again while raising money for such a worthwhile charity. Our Year 2 children all enjoyed putting an appearance to greet our visitors and engage them in conversation.

Kindergarten’s First Outing

After a long pause on school outings, we have been excited to resume these with two trips taking place this week. Kindergarten went on their first trip outside of the school gates to visit the post box on Drax Avenue. Our Year 2 Junior Travel Ambassadors were pleased to accompany the children and staff, taking …