Whole School

Jesus said, ‘I am the Good Shepherd… I know my sheep and my sheep know me.’ John 10.14

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Looking a lot like Christmas!

Now we’re into the season of Advent and the first door is open on our Advent Calendars, the whole school is getting ready for Christmas! Over the last few weeks of term we’re looking forward to lots of events to help us prepare for the big day, including the Early Years Nativity play, Christmas Show, …

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TWiGS Sessions for November 2022

TWiGS Forest School is part of our ‘learning outside the classroom’ programme. Learning outside the classroom is exactly what it says: learning which happens on school trips and visits off the school site, learning through special forest school days, and learning right across the curriculum in the school grounds and the surrounding countryside. We believe …

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Free Flu Nasal spray

Cases of flu have climbed quickly in the past week in England, suggesting the season has begun earlier than normal, say officials. People may have little immunity to flu after a break from the disease during Covid pandemic restrictions. The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) says hospital and ICU admissions for the respiratory disease are …

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New free Youth Wellbeing service

Hertfordshire’s children and young people, who are experiencing emotional health problems and/or their parents/care givers, can now use a new free digital wellbeing service, without the need for a professional referral. Asking for advice and help early is the healthy, safe, and positive choice for having good emotional and mental wellbeing – far better than …

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A new way of looking at our term dates

We keep asking for feedback on our website, and on how we communicate with parents and share information. When people let us know what they’d find helpful, we really do listen and try to do what we can to respond. Recently we learned that people might find it helpful to have our term dates in …

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Class 1 pupils on vision launch day with Buzz and Woody the sheep

Our new school vision, and sheep!

We launched our new school vision statement with the children on Tuesday 20th September. Our new vision statement is inspired by a verse from the Gospel of John (10.14) in which Jesus describes himself as the Good Shepherd, who knows his sheep and is known by the sheep. Since so few people today really know …

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