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16 May 2014

During the summer term Form IV are learning about the Romans.  We are very lucky to have the largest Roman fortress in Britain on our doorstep so took the opportunity to visit it alongside the Grosvenor Museum.

04 May 2014

Form VI tried their hand at the Radio 2 ‘500 Words’ Writing Challenge back in March in which children from all over the country are invited to take part.  This year, Ffion was particularly successful with her story, ’Deadly Basilisk’, which made it int

26 Apr 2014

Forms VI and VII started this term with a trip to see Horrible Histories live on stage with the brand new show ‘Barmy Britain’ (with amazing 3D effects).   We were treated to a romp through British history, from Boudicca to the First World War, racing

30 Mar 2014

The highlight of this half term has undoubtedly been the preparation and performances of the Shakespeare4Kidz version of ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’.   The children were undaunted by the prospect of performing the famous Bard’s work and threw themselve

23 Dec 2013

At the start of the Christmas holiday, more children than ever before jumped aboard "The Polar Express" for our latest drama workshop.  Much fun was had by all with singing and movement to the popular music from the much loved film, painting of trains

12 Dec 2013

On Sunday 1st December, eleven children from Fairholme swam a total of 820 lengths in a sponsored swim to raise funds for the Disaster Emergency Committee’s  Philippines Appeal.  The children had planned to swim 12km but were all so enthusia

12 Dec 2013

Our solo singers group, led by Mrs.

08 Dec 2013

This year’s nativity play, ‘Busy, Busy Bethlehem’ by Niki Davies, told of the busy preparations for the approaching census day.

30 Nov 2013

It is always a pleasure to join with the local community for special events and we were very pleased, therefore, to take the large and enthusiastic bunch of singers who stayed at school late last week to go and provide entertainment at the St.

17 Nov 2013

Thank you everyone who supported our shoebox appeal for Operation Christmas Child this year.  The operation collects small boxes filled with everything from toy cars to toothbrushes and coloured pencils and sends them to children around the world, much

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