Friendship Week

On Friday 9th November we had a visit from The Power of One team who delivered a fantastic anti bullying workshop to the whole school.   It was an excellent introduction to our friendship week and taught the children the importance of preventing bullying. 

Hot Chocolate Tuesday!

Hot Chocolate Friday had to be postponed from Friday 12th October until today as I was unwell last week. Oak Class’s recipient was unavailable to attend today as they were on their class trip to Hill End and so they will join me after half term; I wonder who they …

Yoga with Lime Class

The children have been enjoying their weekly Yoga sessions. This week, they used their senses when smelling and touching plants around us at this time of year.  The plants were then incorporated into their yoga and mindfulness lesson. 

Welcome to Acorn Class!

Over the first couple of weeks Acorns have quickly settled in and enjoyed spending time with their Buddies.  They have picked up school routines and enjoyed taking part in their very first Family Assembly.  They drew some lovely self-portraits using oil pastels and were excited to show them.  It has been a real pleasure to …

Hot Chocolate Friday 14th September

Congratulations to the first group of children selected by their teachers to join me for ‘Hot Chocolate Friday’ which is a treat to celebrate excellent behaviour and attitude to learning. Chocolate moustaches were in fine form and I really enjoyed being able to spend time with the children finding out …

Headteacher’s Welcome – September 2018

Welcome to the Autumn Term at Horspath C of E School.   This term the children will be meteorologists in Beech and Lime, learning about the weather and seasons;   archaeologists in Oak, delving into the Stone Age and geologists in Willow, explaining natural disasters. At the same time, our youngest …