On completion of our new school site, we will be in the unprecedented and exciting position of being able to offer new modern teaching facilities on a consolidated and much improved site. These new facilities will enrich the education experiences of our current pupils and those who attend the school for many years to come. We will also expand our offering to gradually double the entry intake within our Senior School from September 2019.

 

Shauney and Georgina attend ballroom dancing every Saturday at Premier Dance in Longton, under the expert tuition of Barbara and Robert Lichfield.

The sessions include a variety of Ballroom and Latin dances including the Waltz, Rumba, Cha Cha cha, Quickstep, Jive and Salsa. Recently, both have taken dance examinations in association with the ISTD Dance examination board.

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Last week, our Prep children enjoyed getting into the Royal wedding spirit. In preparation for a Royal wedding ‘Bake-Off’, P4 used their art lesson to design unique cake toppers, followed by lots of measuring in their maths lesson and with the help of Eleanor in the kitchen, they produced some impressive, no ‘soggy bottom’ sponge. The children then had the chance to follow their design brief and decorate their cakes, before presenting them to Mrs Harrison for judging.

Read more: Congratulations to the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Making use of the good weather, Primary 4 took their Science lesson outside this week. Children were finding out about air resistance and forces using a parachute kite.

They timed how speed was affected by running while dragging the kite and felt the effect of the air resistance.

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Our Spring Ball was held last weekend at Stoke City Football Club’s Bet365 Stadium.

The event, was lots of fun and a resounding success with a significant amount of funds raised. These funds will enabling our PFA (Parents & Friends Association), to purchase valuable resources for our school, which will enrich and enhance our pupils’ educational experiences further.

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We would like to wish our Year 11 students the very best of luck in their GCSE exams. On Friday, to celebrate their last day before study leave, year 11 enjoyed pizza for lunch and an afternoon volleyball match where they defeated the teachers 3-0!

Read more: Year 11 Leavers
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