Willaston School

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Exciting new opportunity!
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This half term Year 3 have begun an exciting new learning journey, learning how to play chess! Willaston school is 1 of 5 very lucky schools on the island to take part in this fantastic new pilot scheme. Every Friday morning Mr Andrew Leg- A highly skilled chess player and teacher, will be flying t…

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Christmas Dinner Day!
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Huge thanks to our lovely dinner staff for our fantastic Christmas dinners last Friday, as you can tell... we thoroughly enjoyed it!

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Reindeer Drive!
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We had such a good time at the FASTPAWS Reindeer Drive. Lots of families joined us at school for hot chocolate and a few rounds of Reindeer Drive. Huge thank you to the FASTPAWS team, Mr Ledger for hosting and Mrs Slater for being in charge of all the prizes!

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Swedish teachers visit Willaston
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It was a pleasure to welcome Anna and Paivi, to Willaston School. They are teachers from Sweden. They are interested in SOLE ( self organised learning environment ) and were trying to find a school that was developing this. They were having difficulty getting responses from schools in England and f…

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Forest School Year 5
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The new Forest School site is truly beautiful! The children are absolutely loving it. From den building to making benches, the time just flies by!

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Reception Parents
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How lovely it was welcoming the parents of our Reception children into school for lunch and playtime today. The lunch was delicious and I think many parents were surprised at how independent their children have become. It was amazing to see parents in their wellies running around the field, joining…

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Swimming starts Wednesday 13th September
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Headlines for swimmingWhat to wear Please read the attached information about swimming sessions for Key Stage 2 children (Years 3, 4 , 5 and 6) Our swimming sessions have been changed to the afternoons every Wednesday until Easter..

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