Headmaster's Blog

The pupils in year five had a brilliant experience at Rutland Water Sailing Club this week. They really enjoyed the experience out on the water, thank you to the staff and parent volunteers who accompanied them on the trip.

Well done to the hard ball cricket team who won the Leicestershire Cricket League following an excellent performance in the final against Ratcliffe College. The match, played at Ratcliffe, saw our side score 99 for 4 wickets before bowling out the opposition for 71. Congratulations to all who represented the school and thanks to Mr… read more

The year four class had a very exciting day at Robert Smyth Academy taking part in the mini-Olympics against children from many other local schools. They enjoyed taking part in different events and working with the sports leaders from our school and Robert Smyth. Thank you to all who helped to organise and to Mrs… read more

Pupils from years three, four, five and six had an exciting day out to Leicestershire County Cricket ground to watch the England Women’s cricket team score their highest ever one day score in their match against Pakistan as part of the ICC Women’s World Cup. It was an exciting experience for all involved and the… read more

It was a pleasure to welcome three children’s authors to the school as part of the Author Assemble national tour. Organised in partnership with The Book Shop Kibworth, we welcomed Claire Fayers, Marianne Levy and Kieran Crowley. The authors spent the afternoon with the children from years three, four, five and six sharing the inspiration… read more

Pupils from the school council took part in the presentation ceremony at The National Space Centre where our school received the Leicestershire County Council Beyond Bullying Award. This is the culmination of work completed over the last year which has included pupils, staff, governors and parents. Part of this project has been the development of… read more

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