Headmaster's Blog

Well done to the year five class who took part in the South Leicestershire Collaborative Partnership Concert held at Leicester Grammar School. The fifth annual concert, organised by Mr Kirkland, involves the children from five schools working together in the afternoon to learn a series of pieces which they perform to an audience of parents…. read more

Well done to the year five pupils who represented the school in the South Leicestershire Collaborative Partnership Math competition. They did well competing against teams from four other schools and enjoyed setting their own questions for the other pupils to answer. Thank you to Mrs Manley for organising the event.

Well done to the football teams who enjoyed victories this week against Ridgeway Primary School. The boys’ team, made up of pupils from year 5 and 6, won 5-1 and the girls’ team, again with pupils from year 5 and 6 won a tight match 1-0. Thank you to Mr Williams for coaching both the… read more

Well done to the year 2 class who had a fantastic afternoon rehearsing and then performing with pupils from the other South Leicestershire Collaborative Partnership Schools. The children used boomwackers to create a range of pieces and some pupils even had a chance to take on the role of conductor. Thanks to Mr Kirkland for… read more

Academy Conversion Consultation Thank you to those parents and carers who were able to join us for the recent meetings. If you wish to share your views on the proposal or have questions you would like to be considered please email them to [email protected] or in writing to Mr John Day, Chair of Governors care… read more

Pupils from year five took part in the Diocese of Leicester Pupil Day Conference hosted by Kibworth Primary School. They had a great day sharing ideas and working with pupils from other schools, developing and creating expressive talents and thinking about RE in different ways. Thanks to Mrs Shuker for supporting the children.

The pupils in year five and six had a fantastic treat with a session with Gallone’s Ice Cream parlour. The children had great fun trying out mystery flavours and learning about how ice cream is made. Thank you to the staff from Gallones for visiting and providing the children with an exciting afternoon.

Well done to the children in years five and six who took part in the fixtures hosted by Robert Smyth Academy. The team demonstrated great sporting values as they lost narrowly to Meadowdale Primary School and drew with Market Harborough C of E Primary School. Thanks to Mr Baylis for coaching the team.

Well done to the pupils who represented the school in the Harborough District Uni-Hoc tournament hosted by Welland Park Academy. The year three team did particularly well competing against teams of mainly year four pupils and finished forth in the tournament. The combined year 5 and 6 team performed consistently to a very high standard… read more

The day began with glorious sunshine and very excited children looking forward to more activities. After room inspections (generally very good but with odd exception), the children enjoyed some playtime on the field before heading down to Whittaker Lodge for breakfast. They certainly made the most of it, filling up ahead of a busy day…. read more