The quality of pastoral care is outstanding, supporting well the pupils' excellent personal development.
ISI Inspection Report, June 2014
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2017-11-14 : Prickly Visitor for Kindergarten & Pre-Reception
Kindergarten and Pre-Reception had a very special visitor recently. Joan from Folly Wildlife Rescue Centre brought one of their rescued hedgehogs in for the children to meet. Joan explained what hedgehogs eat - which it turns out is worms, cat food and sometimes even custard and rice pudding! She...
2017-11-13 : History Comes to Life for Year 3 Vikings!
Year 3 travelled back in time today to immerse themselves in Viking culture and live a day as the Norse seafarers would have done. Dressed in impressive Viking attire the children learnt about the Nordic sailors' family life, their beliefs and storytelling and how they navigated the sea. They also...
2017-11-09 : Growth Mindset Dotty Inspiration for Year 3
As a school we've been embracing 'Growth Mindset' ideas this term - a belief that abilities can be developed through dedication and hard work. Investigating this theme further Year 3 watched a short film about a girl called Vashti who didn't like art and didn't know where to start. Her...
2017-11-08 : Warm Welcome for Grandparents' Day
Our Reception classes excitedly welcomed their Grandparents to school today to give them a taste of what daily life is like here at The Mead. The Grannies and Grandpas were treated to a wonderful performance of songs and poems as well a look at some of the art work the children have been working on...