Author Archives: Anne Smith

Happy Half Term!

Today we had a wonderful celebration of Chinese New Year. The children looked so bright and colourful in their red, gold and fancy dress costumes. Lots of Chinese food was sampled by the children (and the staff!) and it was … Continue reading

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THE JOLLY POSTMAN

Well done Reception Class on a lively, fun-filled first assembly about the antics of The Jolly Postman! The children retold the story with such enjoyment and confidence- it was a pleasure to see them. This afternoon Miss Smith took a … Continue reading

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Well done Y1!!!

What a joyful end to the week this morning’s Family Worship by Y1 was! The African dancing and entertaining re-telling of the story, “Handa’s Surprise!” was a real treat and the large number of family members who attended thoroughly enjoyed … Continue reading

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BUSY BEES!

  There have been lots of fantastic learning opportunities happening around school this week! This morning, Year 5 children visited Harrop Fold High School for the first of 4 Science lessons- the staff reported they were all extremely well behaved! … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and enjoyed the New Year celebrations. As we begin the new term we welcome two new members of staff, our new Site Officer, Mr Baron and a new infant teaching assistant, Mrs … Continue reading

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TOY CRAZY!

What a lovely morning we have had watching the children spend their own money at the Toy Sale- they absolutely loved choosing and paying for their own toys! Thank you to parents/carers who sent in toys and money- thanks to … Continue reading

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HAPPY NEWS!

I am delighted to inform you that Mrs Dalton gave birth to a beautiful baby girl during the half term holiday. Baby Charlotte Angela was 8lbs 5.5 ounces and is absolutely gorgeous. Mrs Dalton has promised to bring her in … Continue reading

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OFSTED INSPECTION

Well done to all members of our St Andrew’s school family for the contributions they made during this week’s 2 day ofsted inspection. The three inspectors thoroughly enjoyed their time at St Andrew’s and thought our children were just FANTASTIC! … Continue reading

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HARVEST TIME!

Thank you to Y5 for leading our Harvest Celebration this morning. It really made us all think about the importance of sharing the resources we have with others who are not so lucky.¬† ¬†Many children brought in Harvest gifts which … Continue reading

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FUN IN YEAR 1!

I thoroughly enjoyed spending time with our delightful class of Y1 children this week. We did a series of literacy lessons based on the story, “Kipper’s Toy Box.” The children made predictions about the story, made little books of toys … Continue reading

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