St Michael’s Blog

Gary’s new home!

Thank you to Mr Hartland, who has supplied us with a new home for our Reception class pet.  He certainly seems happy with his new environment, after his last home sadly cracked.  The African Land Snail was named ‘Gary’ by the Reception class.  

Parent Questionnaire

The survey is due to close on Friday of this week for anyone that has not completed our Parents’ survey please do. It only takes a few minutes. We will then be able to collate and analyse the results and be able to feedback to you.  

Abacus Open Mornings

If you are interested in looking around Abacus pre-school or know someone who has a pre-school child why not come along to one of their Open Mornings. There is no need to book.  The dates are as follows: Tuesday 26th April 9-10:30am Thursday 26th May 9-10:30am Wednesday 29th June 9-10:30am Tuesday 5th July 9-10:30am Registration…

Bags of Help Winners!

We are celebrating. We have won the Tesco Bags of Help bid – coming first – which means that we have £12,000 on its way into school to develop our forest school area. How exciting.


We continue to use Mathletics as a homework tool for children which supports what they have been learning in class.  It’s great to see so many of the children, in particular the Infants, sharing their certificates during Praise Assembly on a Friday.  As well as the teachers setting weekly tasks, there are also challenges that…

Parent Questionnaire

We would be grateful if you would take the time to complete this short questionnaire about our school.  It should only take a few minutes with 10 quick questions. Create your own user feedback survey      

Dinosaur Heads

Our Year 2 have been busy preparing for their Dinosaur Day next week.  Look at the fantastic dinosaur heads they have designed and made.  We love them and I think they do too.  

Junior Reading Challenge Awards

Well done to all of these Junior children who have received their Bronze Award for the Reading Challenge. Keep up the good work. Year 5 are the winners with the most readers so far. A book voucher will be awarded to all of those children who gain a Gold Award!