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Monthly Archives: February 2013 - Page 3

Swimming Gala v Town Close

Written on February 12, 2013 at 1:51 pm, by

Pupils in Years 3 – 5 competed against Town Close on 31st January in a closely fought gala, in which we were narrowly beaten. Well done to everyone who competed; Mrs McEvoy is very proud of you all. The following pupils deserve special mention for coming first or second in their races: Firsts Emma Bell  Continue Reading »

Astronomy Club Observation Evening

Written on February 12, 2013 at 1:48 pm, by

Wednesday 30th January was our first astronomy club observation evening. The weathermen promised clear skies, and true to form it was a fairly cloudy evening for the dozen hardened scientific observers. However, hot chocolate (thanks to Sophie Beart 11Y) warmed everyone up and through the gaps in the clouds, we did manage to see the cloud  Continue Reading »

Collecting for Nepalese Orphans

Written on February 12, 2013 at 1:43 pm, by

A reminder that our Year 9 pupils are currently collecting clothes, shoes and toys to donate to an orphanage in Nepal. If you have any children’s clothes (up to the age of 18), children’s shoes or toys you wish to donate, please send them into school with you child on Thursday, 14th February.      Continue Reading »

Life in the Fast Lane!

Written on February 12, 2013 at 1:40 pm, by

Year 2 had a marvellous afternoon on Friday. Mr John Sellors brought along a racing car to school. He drove into the car park in a maroon Lotus Exige 3.5 V6 supercharged – the model had come straight off the test track and is worth £55,000! All of Year 2 took turns to sit in  Continue Reading »

Senior School Book Fair 26th February

Written on February 12, 2013 at 1:37 pm, by

Our annual Senior School book fair will take place after half-term on Tuesday 26th February.  Marilyn Brocklehurst from Norfolk Children’s Book Centre will be on hand to give advice to pupils and parents in the Quiet Room. The book fair is open to all age groups at breaks and lunchtimes and after school. Books can be bought on  Continue Reading »

Winter Photography Competition Winners

Written on February 12, 2013 at 12:11 pm, by

The entries to the House photography competition, organised by Mr Johnston, were judged over the weekend and we can now announce the winners! The theme of the competition was ‘Winter Wonderland’. Category: Upper Preparatory School 1st Henry Greenfield (Year 3): FRY 2nd Grace Greenfield (Year 5) FRY Here is Henry’s winning entry.            Continue Reading »