Updates from School Council

By Karen Spinks on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in British Values, Community, School Council. No Comments


Firstly, we would like to introduce ourselves. We were elected by our peers and held our first meeting in the middle of October.    Today, we met for the second time and were pleased to find out that we have been asked to be the school’s steering group for Rights Respecting School. For November, after […]

Black History Month: Hidden figures

By Mr. Setchell on Friday, October 13, 2017 in British Values, Community, Computing, History, Maths, Science, STEM. No Comments


When we think about history, some of the most inspiring stories come from recent times. ‘Hidden Figures’ is a film based on the true story of three brilliant African-American mathematicians – Dorothy Vaughn, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson. They worked at NASA in the 1950s and ’60s making the important calculations that helped launch the […]

Charity – B30 Foodbank

By Gary Evans on Monday, September 18, 2017 in British Values, Community, PSHE. No Comments


As part of Harvest Festival we will be collecting non-perishable food items for B30 Food Bank. https://b30.foodbank.org.uk/ We will be launching our collection on Wednesday 27th September with an assembly delivered by volunteers from the Foodbank.

Year 6 English: The Viewer

By Mr. Setchell on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 in Community, English, Year 6. No Comments


Recently, we have been writing police reports and transcripts of police interviews inspired by the storyline of a fabulous book called, ‘The Viewer’ by Shaun Tan and Gary Crew. Today, we were fortunate  enough to have PC Andy Holder from Bournville Police Station visit to give us feedback on our work. He also explained  some key […]

The Dogs Trust Visit

By Gary Evans on Friday, March 24, 2017 in Community, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6. 1 Comment


We met a dog called Bailey and learned all about how to treat dogs with care and respect. We also learned how to keep safe around dogs that we may not know. We had a really interesting assembly and we are grateful to The Dogs Trust for coming in to see us.