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Monthly Archives: September 2016

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Boy’s Rugby Report – U10 v WGJS – 28.9.16

U10’s Rugby v Wolverhampton Grammar J.S.   Result 4 – 2 (win)

The U10’s Rugby against WGJS saw really hard fought encounter straight from the start, with both sides tackling strongly, rucking very well and retaining the ball through a few phases of play for the first time this term. We scored two tries very quickly […]

September 30th, 2016|

Girls Hockey Match Reports

U9 Girls Hockey Match – 27/9/16

Denstone Prep – 8 Old Vicarage School – 0 

8 superb strikes ensured that Denstone College Prep School Under 9 girls made a victorious start to the hockey term with an 8-0 victory over OVS as OVS really struggled to adapt to the unpredictable grass surface playing pitch.

Captain Verity B made her debut […]

September 30th, 2016|

Teamwork Assembly

We managed to put together a very impressive assembly about teamwork, in just 2 1/2 weeks!

We showcased a little of the work we had been doing together as a year group and also with our year 3 buddies.

We shared the story of the Icelandic football team. This was a team who did […]

September 28th, 2016|

Girls Hockey Team Selection and Notice – Week 4

U9 v OVS – Tuesday 27th September
U9A v Grace Dieu – Friday 30th September
U9B v Grace Dieu – Friday 30th September

Dear Parents

Re: Girls Hockey – w/c Mon 26th September

There have been 2 changes to the fixtures this week to accommodate pupil numbers.  The changes are as follows:

Tuesday 27th September

The match against Old Vicarage School […]

September 26th, 2016|

Boys U10 Rugby Team Selection

U10’s Rugby Team v WGJS –  Wednesday 28th Sept

September 23rd, 2016|

History in the Making for Year 3

This week the pupils have shared my love of History. We started our History lessons making a ‘pupil timeline’ covering historical events. The pupils were given the task of arranging the events in chronological order, which they did brilliantly using teamwork.

September 22nd, 2016|

Boy’s Rugby Match Reports – U9, U10’s & U11’s v St Anselm’s

The U9’s – Tuesday 20th September – St Anselm’s AWAY 6-7 Denstone Win!

The boys showed great team work and Mr Genders had them well drilled in passing down the line during their attack, and forming a defensive line whilst defending. This proved to be a success with the first two tries being scored very quickly […]

September 22nd, 2016|

Year 5 Swimming News

On Monday some of Year 5 were enjoying their swimming session with Mr Genders.  They were strengthening and improving their arm strokes, working on strength and conditioning and practising tumble turns.  These lessons are important and the children all looked like they were enjoying themselves, especially towards the end of the class where they got […]

September 22nd, 2016|

Year 3 and 4 Hockey Practice Update

In hockey practice today, Year 3 and 4 have been down to the pitches to practice their passes.  After a warm up with Miss Emma, Miss Bennett has been training the girls to hold their hockey sticks correctly when hitting the ball.  The girls have enjoyed the drills and have been walloping the balls down […]

September 22nd, 2016|

Pupil Council Elections News!

Congratulations!

We have the results of our recent Pupil Council Elections – Ministry of Food & Pupil Parliament

Our new Ministry of Food:

Yr 6: Max, Evan, Archie and Lola

Yr 5: Max and Louis

Yr 4: Caiomhe, Sam, Evangeline and SuShan

Yr 3: Ellen and Alfie

Meetings are on THURSDAY.

We will meet in the Library.

Dates:       Week 3              THURS 22nd Sept*
        […]

September 22nd, 2016|
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