School Fete…

On a very sunny Saturday afternoon, our amazing SPPA team hosted our annual fete at school. Attractions included inflatables in the sports hall, face painting and sweetie tombolas in the classrooms, a tug of war and a soft toy parade in the playground. We were delighted to welcome an International Chess Master who played against …

French Day…

There were tricolore flags, croissants at break time, boules in the playground  and everyone was dressed in blue, white and red with lots of Breton stripes and berets in evidence! Madame Wilson organised a fabulous French Day on Thursday and it was lovely to hear the children using their French words during the day.  In …

Jubilee Celebrations…

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee provided a perfect excuse for a party at SHPPS! The playground was festooned with Union flags for a traditional British “street party” setting and Chef Andy provided al fresco fish and chips served in newspaper, followed by Her Majesty’s favourite chocolate-and-rich-tea-biscuit cake! Apparently, she never travels without it. The children waved …

World Book Day…

World Book Week is one of our favourite events here at school and every year the children’s costumes become more creative and imaginative. This year we celebrated 25 years of World Book Day, and so we asked the children to use books that were twenty five years old or more as their inspiration. We were …

Windsor Castle…

It’s Jubilee Year and our Reception children kicked off the new half term on a suitably regal note.  To introduce their new topic of “Castles,” they went to Windsor, for a tour of the castle. The excitement was palpable as the children boarded Mr Meacher’s coach!   The children were aware that The Queen had been …

Holiday Club…

We were delighted to offer Holiday Club provision to our children again this half term. The children played with their friends, did sports and games and enjoyed a lot of craft activities including the ever-popular cupcake decorating sessions!

Year Two went Supersonic!

Year Two’s topic of “Transport” continued with a fabulous day out at Brooklands Museum!  The sun was shining as we set off on the Shrewsbury House coach.  We were all full of energy and excitement. First we went to visit the aircraft museum and saw lots of old planes.  We were even allowed to go …

Art Club

Art Club is always one of our most popular after school clubs. This week, the children made three-dimensional portraits of themselves. After studying their faces carefully in a mirror, they recreated the image on paper plates, using paint, buttons, wool and other materials. The children had so much fun and were so proud of their …