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 …

Headteacher’s Welcome – April 2018

Welcome to the Summer Term at Horspath C of E School. This term, our youngest pupils in Acorn Class will be spending the term as Superheroes! The older classes are all exploring Authors and Artists through Julia Donaldson & Andy Goldsworthy in Beech Class; Roald Dahl & Anthony Gormley in …

Spellings and reading

Please remember to encourage your children in Pine Class to read every day and record in their reading diaries. In addition spelling homework is give out on a Thursday and needs to be completed by the following Tuesday. If you would like a copy of the tricky word list for …

School and Nursery Closed Friday 2nd March

The school will be closed tomorrow because of more snow and ice predicted overnight. I hope the early decision helps in making childcare arrangements for tomorrow. Horspath Nursery and All Stars will also be closed. Please pass this message on to anyone who you think might not have access to their email. …

Greek Day!

My favourite part of Greek day was the Olympic Games because we got to try out what was in the last game. Layla and Stanley had to sing twinkle twinkle little star, Ruby and Raayan had to sing happy birthday! I also enjoyed it when Theo read us stories. Isla …