Children in nursery have been participating in gymnastics lessons that have been delivered by a specialist gymnastics coach. The start and the end of the week nursery cohorts have received a total of 6 sessions. As part of the sessions the children have developed a range of skills and are now experts at performing moves [...]
Year 1 and Year 2 children took part in a science afternoon and invited parents / carers in to carry out a range of practical experiments. The children visited four teachers. In class 7, the children made a raincloud and learned that once the clouds get full of water, they can’t hold anymore and the [...]
A huge congratulations to Jackie who collected her 'Annual Citizens Award' at Stocksbridge Town Council yesterday evening. Jackie has been a lollipop lady for 44 years and takes immense joy and pride in keeping the children or Royd and Deepcar safe. We couldn't think of a more deserving winner and we are all extremely proud [...]
Congratulations to the Foundation Stage team who have been awarded the Charter Mark for Quality by the Sheffield Local Authority. The Charter Mark recognises quality early years provision in Sheffield. Our areas of excellence were highlighted as our 'active maths approach' and 'partnerships with parents'.
Earlier in the academic year Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 took part in a 30 minutes aerobic session. The children enjoyed this so much that they wanted to invite a family member in to school so that they could participate with them. Today was the Reception children's turn to complete an aerobic session with [...]
On Wednesday 1st May, FS2 went to visit a restaurant called 'Butcher and Catch' to make fish and chips as part of our 'Why is water wet?' topic. We shelled the peas, made the batter for the fish using flour and sparkling water and battered the fish too. We got to try the fish and [...]