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Linda Gildea - Headteacher & Claire Pallett - Deputy Headteacher
David Cohen - Chair of Governors
Andy Johnson - Vice Chair of Governors
Andy Schooler - Community Governor
Louise Cockerton - Clerk to the Governors
Sheila Hammerton - LEA Governor
David Smith - LEA Governor
Danielle Cooper - Staff Governor
Clare Walton - Co-opted
Chris Tye - Parent Governor
Sam Gould - Parent Governor
Jamie Brooks - Parent Governor
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GOLDEN BOOK ACHIEVEMENTS 2016 -2017
27/2/17 - Lacey-Jade for trying hard with all her learning, a great improvement!
6/2/2017 - Jimmy S & Kasper for settling well in to school.
23/01/2017 - Josiah for fantastic storytelling of Goldilocks and the Three Bears.
12/12/2016 - Finley & Christian for their brilliant retelling of the story of the 'Three Little Pigs'
08/12/2016 - Lacey-Jade for her improved attitude towards her learning. Kyle for giving 100% effort to his learning in letters & sounds.
1/12/2016 - Olly for his improved attitude to learning and trying hard with all his activities.
24/11/2016 - Olly for his improved attitude towards learning and trying hard with all his activities.
24/11/2016 - Iris a fantastic effort for her homework making a 'scarf' for the cold weather.
17/11/2016 - Both classes for settling in so well at school.
6/2/2017 - Charlie S for settling well in to class.
23/01/2017 - Charlie S for always doing the right thing and giving 100% in all that he is asked to do.
19/01/2017 - Amy R for always being a great friend, giving 100% to all tasks and setting a good example to the rest of the class.
12/12/2016 - Noah for his attitude to PE, he has mastered the forward roll!
08/12/2016 - Lola for her changed attitude to learning, really impressed with how focused you have been with your learning this week.
1/12/2016 - Aden for always doing the right thing and always giving 100% to all that he does.
24/11/2016 - Anabelle for her amazing homework of creating her own story map.
20/10/2016 - Nurriyah for her attitude towards her learning - Well Done!
29/09/2016 Amy R for setting a great example to the rest of the class and always giving 100% in everything.
6/2/2017 - Chelsea for trying hard every day - more confidence!
23/01/2017 - Whole Class for making a huge effort to use manners every day!
19/01/2017 - Indi, Mia & Harry a fantastic attitude to learning and wanting to keep learning - especially Science.
08/12/2016 - Albie B & Isabella G for amazing teamwork with Jensen.
1/12/2016 - The whole class for a Super Trip to the Castle on Wednesday, Well Done! from Mrs Moore, Mrs Lord and Mrs Theobald.
24/11/2016 - Tibbs & Alesha, lovely use of manners without reminders.
17/11/2016 - Luke has been very kind and helpful to all members of the class.
29/09/2016 Ruby P for her fantastic reading at home as this is showing in her work at school.
15/09/2016 - Luke has been thoughtful and kind this week making sure everyone is happy.
15/09/2016 - Azara for helping her friends and always looking for more children inside and out!
09/09/2016 - Joshua Williams - settling in to class really well!
27/2/17 - Charlie B for always being a great friend and an exceptional role model.
30/1/2017 - Lucas for changing his behaviour and having a more positive outlook. All of the adults in Seashell Class are really proud!
23/01/2017 - Lucas for having a brilliant term so far, all of the adults are so proud of him.
19/01/2017 - Lucas for having a brilliant week! Keep it up Lucas from all of the adults in Seashell Class.
12/12/2016 - Sara for always looking out for others.
08/12/2016 - Alivia for helping Mrs Way and Mrs Culley make props for the school play.
24/11/2016 - Archie for changing his attitude to learning and putting in a lot more effort.
20/10/2016 - Megan a Superstar and a great friend to everyone in the class. A brilliant role model to everyone in the class!!
29/09/2016 Alivia for trying really hard in every lesson, especially Literacy & Handwriting.
15/09/2016 - Oliver E for always being a caring friend to everyone in class.
6/2/2017 - Logan & Sydnii for always doing the right thing and being fantastic role models.
30/1/2017 - Hollie & Lakia for their 'Bug Hotels'
30/1/2017 - Raymond for having a really good week and completing lots of work.
23/01/2017 - Chloe H for her improved concentration and focus in class.
19/01/2017 - Logan, Callum & Bethany for their brilliant effort with Homework.
12/12/2016 - Tami & charlie for their understanding of fractions this week.
08/12/2016 - Connor for always being a kind friend.
24/11/2016 - Harry for his effort in Literacy, writing his own ToyStory, he has used his own alliteration and similies.
20/10/2016 - Bethany for trying really hard to make the right choices.
20/10/2016 - Sydnii for always doing the right thing, she is a star member of Coral class and a great role model to all
29/09/2016 - Sydnii for always trying her best and being a good and caring member of Coral class.
22/09/2016 Amy & Logan for their reading at home efforts!
6/2/2017 - Grace W for improved effort in class. Lovely to see her hand up all the time!
30/1/2017 - Maya for extra effort in English lessons!
23/01/2017 - Maya & Dane for beautifully presented leaflets.
19/01/2017 - Harrison C for settling in well.
12/12/2016 - Cayden for his super effort in all areas of his learning, very proud Teacher!
08/12/2016 - Taylor for always trying hard and listening to advice.
24/11/2016 - Dane - outstanding effort and progress in French!
17/11/2016 - Emily for working hard and presenting her work beautifully.
20/10/2016 - Alesha for being a kind and thoughtful class member.
29/09/2016 Liam R super effort working out word problems in Maths
15/09/2016 Grace Scutcher - always kind and helpful to her friends.
27/2/17 - Jazzmine for her 2x tables (scored 40 in 1 minute!)
6/2/2017 - Beautiful for amazing effort with her story writing, a good story and punctuation, our writing Superstar!!
30/1/2017 - Ryan T for working very hard in all lessons and changing his behaviour in a really polite way.
23/01/2017 - Thomas for achieving 10/10 on his spellings, an excellent achievement.
19/01/2017 - Steveo has a fantastic attitude to work and is working extremely hard, a massive Well Done from all the adults.
12/12/2016 - Joanne for her reading at home and great attitude to her reading!
08/12/2016 - Grace for always having a go fist before saying she cannot do something. Great attitude with learning.
29/09/2016 Jessica for working very hard in Maths with her subtraction.
22/09/2016 Beautiful for being a '3x table Superstar!'
15/09/2016 - Fianna & Joanne for always helping everyone in class and being caring friends.
27/2/17 - Lewis, Liam, Riley, Ben and Jesse for always being great friends inside and outside of the classroom.
6/2/2017 - Owen, Ruby, Harrison and Alfie for a great attitude to learning and 100% effort always trying to be achieved.
24/11/2016 - Kiera, Skye & Lewis - a brilliant effort and great ability in French this term.
24/11/2016 - Ryan for making a HUGE effort with being a good friend at play times and lunch time
17/11/2016 - Rhianna for being an extremely helpful member of our class, she is thoughtful and kind!
20/10/2016 - Emily for changing her behaviour towards others in class and becoming a great role model, so kind!
6/10/2016 - Owen R - Amazing work in English creating a Greek Myth, great piece of writing with amazing words.
29/09/2016 Jessie for being supportive of other students when things might not be going well for them. Lovely to see this in our class.
15/09/2016 - Skye for welcoming Leah, our new student, into school and Seahorse Class.
09/09/2016 - Leah Horsnell (new to school!) - settling in to class amazingly, always concetrating and listening.
27/2/17 - Georgie & Chloe for working well on their new work (Toe by Toe)
6/2/2017 - Whole Class for being really settled and focused on work - Well Done!!
6/2/2017 - Charlie C, Alfie, Mel & Jolie - great attitude to learning and in general!
30/1/2017 - Alfie for really trying hard at staying focused and producing work - Well Done !
30/1/2017 - charlie C for changing her attitude to work, she is settling quickly and working really hard - Well Done !
19/01/2017 - Eleanor for settling in really well. Gracie, Sinead & Olivia for being a goods friend.
19/01/2017 - Charlie C for a much better attitude to work & Harvey for his attitude to Maths.
08/12/2016 - Owen T for always being a superstar!!
24/11/2016 - Kaine for always helping others and Owen for always trying his best!
24/11/2016 - Jessica & charlie for improved behaviour and attitude to learning, Well Done!
17/11/2016 - Lexie for the standard of her homework.
17/11/2016 - Archie and Olivia for completing extra homework and Maths work in class.
17/11/2016 - Harvey & Pacey for trying hard in their work.
22/09/2016 Kaine for reading at home every night.
29/09/2016 - Archie, Owen & Pacey for being really supportive to Georgie. they helped her research and write about our topic 'the Romans' on their own accord. Fabulous work, Well Done !!
22/09/2016 - charlie C for persevering this week with a smile!
15/09/2016 - Calum who always makes the time to be thoughtful and kind.
6/2/2017 - Well Done to the whole of Dolphin clas for having a really good day when Mr Pallett had to be out. Mrs Kioussis & Mr Fisher were extremely grateful for their excellent attitude and hard work !!
08/122016 - Ellie for her improvements in all areas and the consistency of her class work.
24/11/2016 - Jay, Kayden, Preston & Owen for having the 'cars' that went in the straightest line !
17/11/2016 - Elisha and Kayleigh for their work on fractions this week.
20/10/2016 - A great Halfterm!! A big Well Done to all the class!
29/09/2016 Kayleigh G & Leila - Wow!! Excellent effort and quality in all lessons, every day, keep it up !
22/09/2016 Ewan for his creative wiring in Topic & Ellie for her work in Maths and completing the task!
15/09/2016 - Ellie & Stephen for setting a good example all the time and mixing well with the others in class.
30/1/17 - ARITHMETIC LEAGUE - TOP SCORERS - JAKE, BEN & SKYE 38, FINLAY 37 & AJAY, HAYDEN 35
30/1/17 - ARITHMETIC LEAGUE -MOST IMPROVED - HALF OF THE CLASS SCORED 30 OR MORE OUT OF 40, Reece +13 doubled his score, Bailey +8, Rhea +7, Jacob +7, Jamie +6, Eddison +6
23/01/2017 - Stuart & Cody for amazing, powerful poetry writing.
12/12/2016 - Everyone!! Amazing work on keeping ourselves safe - honest discussions and mature attitudes, Well Done!
24/11/2016 - Everyone! Lots of hard work this week, focused learning and excellent team effort!
17/11/2016 - Kye, Owen & Bailey - some amazing quest stories this week.
17/11/2016 - Cody for working really hard in all areas, brilliant focus!
20/10/2016 - We had a week of 100% attendance, fantastic.
20/10/2016 - WOW! we have ALL Homestudy for this Halfterm - amazing!
6/10/2016 - Toby amazing fractions knowledge - Wow!
6/10/2016 - Ajay & Flynn - Fractions Jigsaw Challenge - Winners!
29/09/2016 - Toby much more independant and working well in Maths!
ACHIEVEMENTS 2016 -2017
27/2/17 - Harry for trying hard with your learning in phonics. You have been practicing with your tricky words.
6/2/2017 - Bella for trying hard with her learning in letters and sounds.
16/01/2017 - Athena & Christian fantastic interpretations of Monet.
8/12/2016 - Ruby-Summer, Jacob LA, Alfie & Dexter for their brilliant use of phonics in their christmas letter writing.
1/12/2016 - Travis, Rueben & Finley for their brilliant 'stickmen', good use of imagination when constructing.
17/11/2016 - Jacob B, Nevaeh, McKenzie & Roxanne for their Independent wiring following our trip to Wrabness woods.
27/2/17 - Mia-Rose for trying hard in Maths, writing number sentences, Well Done! very focused!
6/2/2017 - Kelsey for her sentence writing.
09/01/2016 - Albert, Dexter, Danielle, Nevaeh, Sienna, Jacob B, Roxanne, Ella - for fantastic independent number sentences.
24/11/2016 - Nevaeh & McKenzie for using fantastic Maths language in the Mud Kitchen.
17/11/2016 - Sienna, Sophie, Dexter & Albert for their Independent writing following our trip to Wrabness Woods
6/2/2017 - Amy D for amazing improvements in her reading at home and in school.
16/01/2017 - Ethan - for his fantastic knowledge of 3D shapes.
8/12/2016 - Aden & Kiera & Roxanne for their fantastic independent writing.
8/12/2016 - Lewis and Alby - for such hard work and keeping trying to solve missing number problems!
1/12/2016 - Anabelle - for her lovely use of imagination when describing a setting and creating one of her own for a fantasy story.
29/09/2016 Isabella C for her amazing improvements in Literacy.
29/09/2016 - Charlie S for his fantastic estimation and measurement in Maths this week.
15/09/2016 - Archie for his beautiful Gaudi Mosaic.
15/09/2016 - Charlie S for always being a good and caring friend to everyone in class
6/2/2017 - Ocean for really improved concentration and effort in phonics
16/01/2017 - Albie B & Tibbs - for reading at home and moving up a level.
09/01/2017 - Joshua W - for having a real good go with his literacy and shape work!!
09/01/2017 - Jensen - for hard work all week, Well Done from all the adults in Jellyfish Class.
24/11/2016 - Mia & Lewis - great engagement in Literacy for our book 'The Egg'.
17/11/2016 - Alby C for his homework and effort in completing it.
29/09/2016 Ocean - she ALWAYS has something nice to say to other children about their work!
15/09/2016 - Albie B for his hard work understanding money!
15/09/2016 - Jailea - Superstar in letters and sounds !!
09/09/2016 - Tobias - Good start to Topic work on House & Homes, lovely vocabulary and great labels!
27/2/17 - Rio for working completely independently in Maths when dividing by 2 and 5. Rio you are a star! All of the adults in class are so proud of how hard you work in Maths, you never give up!
30/1/2017 - Alivia for making a lot of progress in Maths and working independently when using the number line method.
16/01/2017 - Alfie - for always trying hard in phonics and never giving up !
09/01/2017 - Rio for trying so hard in Maths when working on fractions.
8/12/2016 - Millie, Emma & Megan for getting 10/10 on the grammar test.
20/10/2016 Emma for her brilliant work in Maths !! Excelling at the number line method for subtraction - it was really tricky!
29/09/2016 Sara - excellent contributions during a guided reading session.
22/09/2016 Abbie, Emma & Charlie R for lovely 'balancing' in gymnastics!
15/09/2016 - Charlie B for providing an amazing piece of descriptive writing, using lots of adjectives.
6/2/2017 - Holly, Tami, Isobel, Harry, Jayden, Riley, for their super Numberline addition.
23/1/2016 - Lakia & Raife for their bug hotel study.
12/12/2016 - Whole Class for their fantastic learning of non-chronological report with actions !
8/12/2016 - Callum for getting 19/20 in his spellings!
20/10/2016 Ellie for her fantastic adverb sentence writing.
29/09/2016 Isabel & Riley for their fantastic effort creating their '3 Little Pigs' character profiles.
15/09/2016 - Bethany for her effort in handwriting and Jayden for his handwriting too.
6/2/2017 - Amira for improved effort with her reading and lots of practice at home.
30/1/2017 - Isabel and Cayden - great descriptive writing for our 'Big Write'
16/01/2017 - Poppy for an amazing effort with her reading, over 100 signatures from home!
09/01/2017 - Grace S - for always trying hard in her Maths work.
8/12/2016 - Poppy & Leon for always persevering in Maths. Fabulous multiplication work !!
17/11/2016 - A Superb 'Remeberance Day' poem which Amira typed and presented beautifully.
20/10/2016 Millie M for persevering through every task.
29/09/2016 - Keira-Jaye a super effort in class and especially with presentation and handwriting.
15/09/2016 - Luke Nevill, Super effort with reading, Well Done !
09/09/2016 - Jamie Warnes & Amira Luu - Super rounding in Maths, Phoebe Roots - Settling well into Puffins
27/2/17 - Fianna - Great Writing !!!
30/1/2017 - Logan &U Grace for working independently on their Maths and completing missing number calculations
12/12/2016 - Jazzmine for working extremely hard with her 2x and 10x tables.
8/12/2016 - Joanne & Jazzmine for fabulous reading, they have both worked extremely hard.
29/09/2016 - Gerrard for his teamwork and problem solving in Lego Club !
22/09/2016 Liam S Great attitude to reading!
15/09/2016 - Thomas E for making super progress with reading.
27/2/17 - Arizona for trying so hard with her spellings and improving her writing by using these skills! Keep it up !
6/2/2017 - Riley for his super effort in class! Especially with his spelling and English work.
24/11/2016 - Ben for his super effort and engagement with fractions this week!
17/11/2016 - Crystal for a fantastic effort with her homework and 100% effort with her spelling.
20/10/2016 Lucy B for always giving 100%!
29/09/2016 Owen for his great concentration in all English & Maths lessons this week! Amazing to see such a positive change in attitude.
22/09/2016 Tyler for his great effort in reading most nights and for being able to comprehend what he reads really well!
15/09/2016 - Liam for well presented and detailed Literacy work! What a great start he has made, great effort always !
09/09/2016 - Anna - Great start to the new year, perfect presentation and always working on task.
27/1/17 - Kayleigh E, increased ability in Maths and showing a real improvement. Leila for an excellent piece or writing on our non-chronological reports.
16/01/2017 - Danny for his descriptive writing about the Hobbit in English this week.
24/11/2016 - The whole class for their superb work on the Design Technology Cars.
09/09/2016 - What a Great start to the new year ! Whole class focused and on task - raring to go !
27/2/17 - Kaine - much improved on working indepedently.
8/12/2016 - Kaine - for working hard to improve his literacy - a Great Simile!!
29/11/2016 - Chloe for working in Literacy more independently - Well Done!
29/11/2016 - Lexie & Georgie for their Literacy work.
24/11/2016 - Albie for his 'What am I?' riddle.
20/10/2016 Jack for his 'still life' art & Josh for his use of speech in his writing.
22/09/2016 Owen T - amazing attitude to all his learning goals.
15/09/2016 - Kaine - for really embracing Year 4 with a positive attitude to his learning, what a marvelous change!
09/09/2016 - Charlie C - An amazing piece of descriptive writing ! Wow !
20/2/17 - Arithmetic Challenge - Top Scorers - Ben (40), Kye (39), Hayden (38), Stuart & Jake (37). Most improved - Courtney, Oliver B & Nicole.
6/2/2017 - Arithmetic League - Ky & Oliver S 40, Cody 39, Stuart & Ben 38. Most Improved - Flynn 6 and Tristan & Cody 5
16/01/2017 - Arithmetic League Top Scorers - Kye, Owen, OLiver S, Hayden, Stuart and Ben. Most Improved - Flynn, Owen, Jess & Hayden.
09/01/2017 - Arithmetic League Top Scorers!! - Kye, Stuart, Ben, Finlay, Cody!! Most Improved - Alexander, Jamie & Maddison Well Done !
24/11/2016 - Bailey & Ajay - Farmer Giles problem solving - a great use of mathematical knowldge.
17/11/2016 - Clark - brilliant creative writing for the national competition.
29/09/2016 Finlay for his work on 'autobiography'.
15/09/2016 - Owen for working really hard to develop ideas for a Play Buddy Code!
09/09/2016 - Turtle word banks - Jake, Flynn, Hayden. Going for Gold - Maisey & Tristan!
09/09/2016 - Wow! a great start to Year 6, Looking forward to more achievements.
LUNCHTIME SUPERVISORS AWARDS
'GOLDEN BOOK' SUMMER TERM 2015
GOLDEN BOOK & ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS SPRING 2016
'GOLDEN BOOK' & 'ACHIEVEMENT' AWARDS AUTUMN 2015
'GOLDEN BOOK' SPRING TERM 2014
ACHIEVEMENTS BOOK SPRING TERM 2014
ACHIEVEMENTS BOOK AUTUMN 2013
ATTENDANCE AWARDS AUTUMN TERM - 100%
LUNCHTIME SUPERVISORS AWARDS - AUTUMN TERM
'GOLDEN BOOK' AUTUMN TERM 2013
2013-2014 School Results
Year 6 Record Breakers
Questionnaire Responses Action Plan
2013 Parent and Carer Questionnaire Responses
2014-2015 Sports Premium
2013-2014 Sports Premium
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