Celebrating success!

On Friday 19th April, we reintroduced the weekly celebration assembly.  All entries in the ‘Praise and Thank you’ book were read out and children congratulated on their achievements.  In addition, we have started to have a weekly ‘star of the week’ in each class to recognise a child that has achieved above and beyond expectations.  Continue reading

Culture Week Newspaper

As part of our celebration of Culture Week, we decided to make a school newspaper.  All the classes were asked to submit a short piece of writing giving information about the work that they carried out.  Teachers were asked to select some photographs to add to the newspaper. All of the entries were collated and Continue reading

Ofsted Monitoring Visit

As you may have read on our weekly newsletter, the school was visited last Wednesday (20th March) by an Ofsted Inspector who was checking on the progress we have made since July. During the day the Inspector spoke to children, parents and governors, observed lessons and looked at tracking data.  He also visited the Big Continue reading

The Big Question – ‘What is Entertainment?’

For 2 weeks, the whole of the school has been investigating the ‘Big Question’, ‘What is Entertainment?’ On Wednesday 20th March, we held our first big question exhibition displaying each class’s answers.  It was wonderful to see so many parents attend to share in the children’s achievements. The standard, and amount, of work that had Continue reading

Culture week

The week beginning Monday 18th March is ‘Culture week’ at Kemsley (and also at Milton Court).  The week has been organised by Ms Pool and Mr Harwood and the focus is Japan. The children have been involved in a whole host of activities including workshops focused around Japanese drumming, Karate and a session on meditation Continue reading

Welcome to our Blog!

Welcome to Kemsley Primary School blog! We will be posting information here on a regular basis to keep you updated on all the exciting things that are happening in school. We hope that you find the blog useful and informative.  Please do feed back your comments to us through the usual ways. We look forward Continue reading