Mums’ Supper @ Hoar Cross Hall

Mums' Supper & Beauty Talk On Thursday 2nd February, 25 mums and their friends enjoyed an evening at Hoar Cross Hotel. As a first time visitor to this venue I was greatly  impressed by the grandeur of this beautiful property and its interior design; perfect for our Mums’ Supper!  The evening began with a short [...]

February 9th, 2017|

Baptism & Admission to First Holy Communion Ceremony

Admission to First Holy Communion and Baptism - 3rd February 2017 Canon Brendan Clover, our Provost, together with Father Graham, held a very special service this morning, the baptism of Lola Blake, one of our Year 6 pupils, and the Admission to First Holy Communion of Lola as well as another 11 pupils. The pupils were :- [...]

February 3rd, 2017|

The Circus Came To D.C.P.S.

Today we enjoyed a morning of circus tricks with 'John the Juggler.'  The children, and staff, then had a chance to try out a range of circus skills, including stilt walking, juggling, riding small bikes and spinning plates to name just a few. As you can see from the photos we all had such fun, which [...]

January 30th, 2017|

Year 3 Science: What makes objects shiny?

Mrs Davies set Year 3 a Science challenge, to investigate what makes objects shiny?  The children held each object up and asked whether or not it was shiny. They decided that the shiny ones are not sources of light, since light is reflected off them and then enters our eyes. We can’t see them when there is no light or when it is dark. Together we agreed [...]

January 29th, 2017|

PTFA Family Barn Dance – Friday 3rd Feb

Barn Dance Letter  - 3rd February 2017

January 25th, 2017|

Year 3 Explore the Globe!

In our Geography lessons, Year 3 have discovered the continents and oceans of world. With our learning partners, we explored the globes and an atlas to locate and record our findings. For fun, each group then used the interactive whiteboard to identify a continent. Top marks for Year 3 who successful completed the challenge! Well Done! What will we discover [...]

January 23rd, 2017|

Forest School in the Snow.

Year 3 enjoyed a fantastic forest school lesson in the snow. First they explored the snowy Cedars looking for animal tracks. Then, of course, a snowman had to be built. Year 3 enjoyed having lots of fun in the snow. Mrs Davies

January 17th, 2017|

Year 3 Christmas Hats.

After a beautiful Christmas dinner and chocolate dessert, Year 3 enjoyed the tradition of showing off their Christmas hats. What a creative bunch! Well Done to Devon who won the prize for the best hat!  

December 13th, 2016|

Year 3 Victorian Christmas Assembly.

What a fantastic performance 3D gave this morning. They all worked so hard on their lines. In the process the children also learnt alot about the experiences of Victorian children, that we will build upon together in our History lessons. The children also learnt more about kindness, which is a theme which ran through our [...]

December 7th, 2016|

Year 3 Trip to Sudbury.

Year 3 enjoyed a fabulous day out at Sudbury's Museum of Childhood to support our work in History on the Victorians. The Victorian school teacher was very strict, as you can see from the photographs. We also discovered an old Denstone College cap on display from Victorian times.  

December 1st, 2016|
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