This week is UK Parliament Week. Today's big question: Would we like/use an outdoor table tennis table on the Practice Pitch? Thanks to Anton for contributing the question.
The Big Question: Should we allow Main Prep pupils to choose where to sit at lunchtime? Another keen turn out. Happily, this question prompted much debate, this is a key part of the referendum process. The results: Yes- 61 No- 27 I have passed this information on to Mr Gear, he can use it to [...]
After looking at various bridge constructions the children were split into four groups and set a challenge of constructing a bridge from the various materials they were provided with - straws, sellotape, papers and magazines, string, insulating tape, card etc. After a brief discussion the teams got going and worked with great enthusiasm and ingenuity [...]
Well done to our Year 4 for their Remembrance Assembly this morning. The children put together an interesting and informative assembly. They provided further information to the school and parents on the men who died who are on our Smallwood Manor Roll of Honour. It made us think about how young they were when they died and how [...]
UK Parliament Week is an annual festival that engages people from across the UK with Parliament, explores what it means to them and empowers them to get involved. Here at DCPS we have been learning about Parliament, laws, decision making, ballots, discussions and how we are all involved in making changes. Having our own Pupil Parliament [...]
This week is UK Parliament Week. Today's big question: Should we allow main prep pupils to choose where to sit at lunchtime? Thanks to Tilly for contributing the question.
The votes have been counted by an external adjudicator. There was 100% turn out to vote from the electorate (Main Prep teachers and pupils), 87 votes cast. The big question: Should we allow chocolate snacks at break time? Yes= 76 votes No= 11 votes Good news! Mr Gear has agreed that snacks from both home [...]
U10 A Squad The Elms Festival (NG10 4AD) Date: Wednesday 15th November Venue: Away K.O. Time: 1.30.pm Stan Davies Will Hough Freddie Hill Nathan Tweddle Jimmy Spooner Harry Hamplett Christian Burrows Joe Green Oscar Barton Return Time: 4.45pm U10 B Squad v The Elms Festival (NG10 4AD) Date: Wednesday 15th November Venue: Away K.O. Time: 1.30.pm [...]
U9 Rugby v Wolverhampton Grammar School Date: Tuesday 14th November Venue: AWAY K.O. Time: 2.30pm Bruce Hill Alfred Hough William Best Max Andre James Shaw James Lee Harry Stockdale RETURN TIME- 5.15pm U8 Tag Rugby v Wolverhampton Grammar School Date: Tuesday 14th November Venue: AWAY K.O. Time: 2.30pm Jacob Morfitt Sammy Emmerson Oscar Genders Tom Kirwan Reuben [...]
This week is UK Parliament Week. Today's big question: Should we allow chocolate snacks at break time?