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21
Jul
2018

Summer Challenge

This summer, we’re setting the school community two ‘Summer Challenges’. The first, the ‘Gromit Unleashed 2’ trail, launches on Monday 2nd July, the second takes place during the summer holidays in your local library. Gromit Unleashed 2 - Starts Monday 2nd July until Sunday 2nd September ‘The criminal mastermind penguin is on the loose again and […]

22
Jun
2018

June 2018 OFSTED Report

In June 2018, St Helen’s received a ‘Section 8′ short inspection from OFSTED. You can read a copy of the report here and a letter from Mr Spens, our Headteacher here.

15
Feb
2018

Year 5&6 Blue Planet II visit

Last week, Year 5 and 6 welcomed Steve Simpson, a marine biologist who worked on the popular Blue Planet II series. He came to speak to the children about his work on understanding the sounds that fish make underwater and how they are being affected by pollution right across the world. Steve told some amazing […]

15
Feb
2018

St Helen’s iSingPop album launch!

KS2 were involved in a really exciting recording project in the build up to Christmas. Through the generosity of St Helen’s Church, the contributions of parents and a successful grant application, we were lucky enough to have a vocal coach from iSingPop come to teach the children some new Christmas songs and put together some […]

25
May
2017

Advice in the sun!

As the weather improves, please remember to apply long lasting sunscreen to your children before school. On sunny days the children should bring a sunhat into school and can also bring a named bottle of sunscreen to keep in the classroom. Particularly on hot days, children can reapply sunscreen before lunch but, due to allergies, […]

11
Sep
2015

‘Open sessions’ for 2016 admission

Reception 2016 applications Children born between 1st September 2011 and 31st August 2012 will be eligible for a place at school in September 2016. We will be holding open sessions in the autumn term for prospective parents to visit the school. These visits will give you a flavour of what life at St Helen’s is […]

25
Feb
2015

New parents’ evening booking form

To book in on-line for the upcoming parents’ evenings, simply click the button below:    

26
Jan
2015

OFSTED inspection

St Helen’s Primary School will be inspected by OFSTED on Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th January 2015. Copies of the letters sent home with the children can be downloaded below: Ofsted letter to parents School inspections – a guide for parents We would be particularly grateful for parent support in taking 5 minutes to complete […]

17
Oct
2014

Football Tournament by Sam

St Helen’s have started two  new football teams, one for the boys and one for the girls! The boys made a fantastic start to the season when they played in their first tournament yesterday! The team was made up by George (GK) Owen (RD) Alfie (LD) Rhys (CM) Sam (RW) Louie (LW) Ryan (CF) Tom […]

1
Oct
2014

Girls Football Kicks Off!

It was fantastic to pop out at lunchtime today and see Mr Chappell and Mr Smith’s Year 5 and 6 girls football club in full swing! There was lots of enthusiasm, plenty of skill and the girls are really looking forward to getting the chance to play some matches against some of the other schools.

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