You may have seen the new banner now being displayed on the front of the school building.  One of the school governors is working very hard on a fund raising project to try and raise £15,000 to resurface the school playground and to make it useable for various sports including a pickleball court for children and adult members of the community.  We hope to colour in the various characters on the banner as we reach our target.  We will also be doing our part by including the money raised from our sponsored walk (letter and sponsor form to be sent out soon).


Congratulations to Mrs Harding for her abseil down the Abbey Tower on Saturday as part of the Dorchester Festival – it was great to witness her quickly descend as if she was Spiderwoman. 

Despite the rain last Friday, which began as soon as the children started our May Dancing afternoon, we enjoyed a good display of dance.   Well done to the children and staff for performing so brilliantly and to the parents and visitors who joined our big Circassian Circle – I am sure it gets better each year.

On Tuesday, Fox Class headed off to the Living Rainforest near Newbury – an amazing adventure linked to their Rainforest topic. The children enjoyed the experience and were brilliant listening to our guides.

Owl Class joined several other schools at the Oxfordshire Music Service Centre in Oxford on Monday for their second POPS concert.  They all learnt songs like Mamma Mia and Dance With Me Tonight, it was great to see all the children singing well and their brilliant behaviour.  Congratulations to Annabelle, Melissa and Jacob for their solo performances. 

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INSET Day - school closed

INSET Day - school closed
4 June 2019

First Day of Term

First Day of Term
5 June 2019 6 June 2019

Sponsored Walk

Sponsored Walk
7 June 2019 8 June 2019
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Sports Afternoon

Sports Afternoon
5 July 2019 6 July 2019

Upcoming Events

  • 4 July 2019 – Sports Afternoon
    2:00 pm
  • 8 July 2019 – Owl Class Cycling
  • 15 July 2019 – KS2 play
    2:00 pm
  • 15 July 2019 – KS2 play
    6:00 pm
  • 17 July 2019 – Full Governors Meeting
    7:00 pm
  • 24 July 2019 – Last Day of Term -School closes at 2pm
  • 24 July 2019 – Leavers' Service at Dorchester Abbey
    9:30 am

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