Fabulous Friday!

Fabulous Friday on 29th January provided an afternoon of fun and some very creative approaches to the alphabet scavenger hunt. The aim was to vary the routine and have a break from screens and undertake an activity which did not involve much input from adults.

Inside Out Day

In assembly this week, we introduced Children’s Mental Health week which is a national event taking place from Monday to encourage everyone to open conversations with each other, to express our feelings in an appropriate way and to recognise how we and people around us are feeling inside. On Wednesday the children took part in ‘Inside …

The Rowans School Welcomes Critical Worker Children

The Rowans School opened for children in Kindergarten, children of critical workers and distance learning this week. It has been wonderful to welcome the children to the Spring Term and see how engaged they are with their learning.   

Christmas Concert

The children have worked hard in recent weeks to create a virtual performance which was shared with families at the end of term. Featuring readings and songs in more than one language, each year group was able to contribute to the Christmas Story and share their wonderful performances with a wide audience. Much laughter filled …

Birch House Lift the House Cup

Birch Captains were thrilled to lift the trophy as winners of the House Cup. Congratulations to all the teams for their considerable efforts this term.

Inter-House Sports Tournament

Winners of the Sports Cup and House Cup were announced in assembly today. Oak House were proud to win the Sports Cup after a hotly contested Inter-House tournament this week.

Visit from Father Christmas

The children were very excited to receive a visitor from The North Pole this week. A grotto appeared overnight to allow the children to visit Father Christmas and share their Christmas wishes with him. We were touched to hear so many children ask for wishes on behalf of other people and valuing the sense of …

Home-Start Merton

Your generosity abounds as Home-Start Merton have received over 700 gifts, many from families at The Rowans for them to wrap and distribute this Christmas. An enormous thanks to all of you for thinking of others and helping families to enjoy the festive season.

Music

We were treated to some super musical performances this week as more  children put themselves forwards to play in assembly. We are keen to give as many performance opportunities as possible -do keep up the practice sessions at home.