St Michael’s Blog

Welcome back!

The children have settled in fantastically this week. They’re all happy to see their friends and meet their new teachers. It has been wonderful to welcome our new reception children and parents to our school community.

Gromit Hunting

More chances to make memories for our children. A whole school photo around our very own Winterbourne Gromit. I wonder if we’ve set a record for the number of people in a photograph around a gromit?

Star Writers

💫We have some super writers at St Michael’s. Well done to all of these children who were awarded Star Writer for their class for this term.💫

Stone Sculpture

We had a gift of money sent to the school a while back and decided that this sum should be spent on something that we can’t and don’t normally spend money on. As it was a unique gift, we thought we needed something permanent and long lasting.  Our dragon bench on the school field was…

Easter Service

A big thank you to our Year 1 and 2 children for leading a wonderful Easter Service this morning.  Everyone spoke and sang beautifully.  Many children joined in to make an Easter bonnet which made the whole event much more colourful.  The last song was absolutely beautiful, one which I am keen for everyone to…

Year 2 Science Week fun

Year 2 had a fantastic Science day! They have been busy hunting for mini-beasts and then making them a wonderful bug hotel. They have also had a great time been pond dipping. They finished the day by looking very closely at things using our new microscopes. 

Reception Science Week fun

For science week Reception have been trying to make a volcano explode! They whooped with excitement as we added vinegar to baking soda and washing up liquid. It was fantastic to see the coloured lava erupting from the top. What a fun experiment!

Art Project

Our children have really enjoyed working with Ian Cotton, a sculptor, who we have commissioned to work on an art project. Look out for the sculpture after Easter.