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Head Teacher's Blog

Head Teacher's Blog

Welcome to my blog. Read on to discover some of the great things that have been going on at school…

To tweet or not to tweet...

Published: 23 Oct 13, 07:04pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

Today I attended a very interesting seminar on issues surrounding social media and employment law...

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Inspiring Y6 writing with a special visitor

Published: 22 Oct 13, 07:11pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

Author and playwright Shaun McCarthy visited Year 6 this morning...

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Gymnastics

Gymnastics

Year 6 gymnastics

Published: 22 Oct 13, 04:41pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

I do enjoy getting into the classrooms and seeing children at work. Our hall may be small but this did not deter Year 6 from making the most of the limited space available...

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Book, books and more books

Book, books and more books

Books for each child

Published: 21 Oct 13, 02:13pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

Reception Class have just been presented with a gift of two books for each child from the charity, Booktime...

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Cross Country Triumph

Published: 21 Oct 13, 09:57am  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

I have just heard some fantastic news from Friday's inter-school sports event, the cross country competition, that took place at Churchill Academy...

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Even Head Teachers are tested!

Published: 18 Oct 13, 05:10pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

Today Mrs Whitehouse and I attended accredited MAPA training which culminated in an end of day written test!

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Anyone for a brass or stringed instrument?

Anyone for a brass or stringed instrument?

Mr Samson in action

Published: 17 Oct 13, 05:35pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

We were treated to a short concert by our brass and 'cello teachers today as part of our 'inspiring visitors' programme...

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School will be open 17th October

Published: 15 Oct 13, 03:10pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

I can confirm that the school will be open to pupils on Thursday 17th October.

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Moderating writing

Moderating writing

Moderating writing

Published: 14 Oct 13, 05:52pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

The teachers have been busy moderating writing from across the school...

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A wonderful Musical Experience

A wonderful Musical Experience

The Aquinus Piano Trio

Published: 12 Oct 13, 12:20pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

It is not everyday in the life of a seven year old that you experience a world class musical performance - live! ...

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Book Day celebration!

Published: 11 Oct 13, 12:01pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

The excitement of Book Week culminated today in our 'Dress up as a book character Day!'...

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Piano Trio trip for Year 2

Published: 11 Oct 13, 06:30am  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

I am very excited as Year 2 are going to be attending a special children's concert of the professional piano trio, the Aquinas trio...

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A new curriculum

Published: 10 Oct 13, 06:40pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

I attended the North Somerset Primary Heads' Meeting today...

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Harvest Festival

Published: 9 Oct 13, 09:17pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

The church was full for our super Harvest Festival today...

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Football fun!

Published: 8 Oct 13, 10:30pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

Children from Years 4,5 and 6 took part in an inter-school football tournament at Churchill Academy today...

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Author Rachel Bright visits Wrington

Author Rachel Bright visits Wrington

Rachel Bright

Published: 7 Oct 13, 04:29pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

Today we welcomed author and illustrator, Rachel Bright to Years 1 and 2...

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Year 3 Evacuees for the day

Published: 4 Oct 13, 08:09pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

Today Year 3 visited Swindon Steam Museum...

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Class Visits, National Poetry Day and a super service!

Published: 3 Oct 13, 05:23pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

My favourite part of the job of Head Teacher is to visit classes and seeing learning in action...

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Collective worship visitors

Published: 2 Oct 13, 10:11am  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

Today we were delighted to welcome Mr Durston and Mrs Clements from the URC to the school...

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Exciting Sports News!

Published: 1 Oct 13, 09:58pm  |  Author: Sarah Joskey

I have just heard that the school has been awarded the Bronze Kitemark for school sports!

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