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Newsletter 3rd September

St James Primary School Newsletter Respect Perseverance Trust It has been so lovely to see all the children back in school today – so many smiling faces as I greeted people at the gate this morning, what better way to end the week. I would like to take this opportunity to welcome two new members […]

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Newsletter 21st July

St James Primary School Newsletter Respect Perseverance Trust As we move swiftly towards the end of the year it doesn’t seem possible that we have come so far. Back in September when we welcomed our new students we had a few restrictions that we had to adhere to, to restrict the spread of COVID19. Here […]

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Newsletter 13th July

St James Primary School Newsletter Respect Perseverance Trust Focus on Inkpen Last week the children in Inkpen class had a wonderful walk down to the village church to meet Rev. Alec. They were fascinated by all the different shapes they could see in the graveyard and around the church door. There were lots of ‘oohs’ […]

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Newsletter 5th July

St James Primary School Newsletter Respect Perseverance Trust Focus on Sports It has been fantastic over the last two weeks to see groups of children begin to take part in inter schools sporting events for the first time in about 18 months. We had a group of girls participate in the girls football a few […]

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Newsletter 22nd June

St James Primary School Newsletter Respect Perseverance Trust It is so exciting this week to be beginning to attend sporting events again. For the first time in nearly two years we are able to send a team to the girls’ football and two teams to the year 5/6 tennis competitions. Good luck to everyone involved. […]

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Newsletter 17th June

St James Primary School Newsletter Respect Perseverance Trust It has already been a really busy start to term 6 with six of the seven classes in school enjoying workshops based around the Olympics or Japan. Thank you to the Friends of St James, whose generosity meant that the cost to parents was reduced considerably. Years […]

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Newsletter 7th June

St James Primary School Newsletter Respect Perseverance Trust Welcome back to Term 6, the final term of this academic year. The sun is shining and we are all looking forwards to an action packed term. As part of our Japan topic across the school this term, we are attempting to run to Tokyo, before the […]

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Newsletter 17th May

St James Primary School Newsletter Respect Perseverance Trust Focus on Year 4 Our Big Question: Why is music enjoyed around the world? This week’s focus in music has been African djembe drumming. We found out that, Djembe drum originated in West Africa. It a wooden drum topped with goat skin. We learnt that blacksmith were […]

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Newsletter 10th May

St James Primary School Newsletter Respect Perseverance Trust Focus on Year 3 This week in Science we have been learning about shadows. We got some inspiration from watching ‘What a Wonderful World – Hand Puppet Show’. This weeks’ question was ‘How does the distance between the shadow puppet and the screen affect the size of […]

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Newsletter 5th May

St James Primary School Newsletter Respect Perseverance Trust What a busy time we are having in school recently. With the gradual lifting of restrictions, we are slowly returning to some semblance of normal and have begun to book visits and visitors for term 6. Do keep an eye out for communication about these for your […]

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