Headmaster's Blog

A packed audience at DeMontfort Hall were lucky to see a wonderful concert of performances organised by Leicestershire School Music Service which involved two of our classes. The show was opened by our year five pupils who performed Taiko Rhythms. This was a chance to share everything they have learnt with Mr Kirkland and Bullfrog… read more

Well done to the boys who played in the tournament hosted by Broughton Primary School. The side performed well in some very exciting matches, eventually finishing as runners-up. It was a pleasure to coach the team who represented our school with great enthusiasm and sportsmanship.

Thank you to the staff at Pitsford School for organising the Science Olympics which involved pupils from our school. The children enjoyed taking part in a series of experiments and were announced as the winning team. Thank you to Mrs Riley, a school governor, for supporting the children at the event.

A group of year five pupils were fortunate to be invited to take part in a science master class event hosted by The Kibworth School. The children had a fascinating morning enjoying a range of experiments around the theme of energy while working alongside pupils from other local primary schools. Thank you to Mrs Byrne… read more

We were lucky to have glorious sunshine for our annual sports day. All of the children took part with key stage two pupils going first. The children took part in a selection of different races finishing with Hanbury being crowned the winners. In the afternoon, key stage one enjoyed their own sports day with more… read more

The children had a wonderful time at Condover Hall taking part in a wide range of events and activities. The rest of the school enjoyed hearing all about their adventures in their assembly and I know many are now looking forward to their chance to go on a residential trip. Thank you to Mr Baylis,… read more

All of the pupils enjoyed taking part in the maths challenge day organised by Mrs Manley. They had to try and solve various challenges involving a wide range of equipment and the excitement of each group was great to see.  

Two teams of pupils from years five and six took part in the competition held at Leicester Grammar School and played some excellent matches. Both teams won their groups and then narrowly lost in the quarter finals. It was a pleasure to see the children enjoying the chance to compete and support each other in… read more

The children have enjoyed taking part in the activities on the Life Education Bus that has visited school this week. It is a great chance to explore different elements of the Personal, Social and Health Education curriculum, thank you to Mrs Manley for organising.

Pupils from debating club took part in the Global Conference held at County Hall as part of our global learning partnership. The pupils from years three, four, five and six did brilliantly debating against teams from five other schools. A big thank you to Mrs Edwards for organising the whole event.