St Michael’s Blog

Chinese Lunch

Everyone thoroughly enjoyed celebrating Chinese New Year at lunchtime with a special menu.  The children loved the food and made good attempts at trying to eat with chopsticks.  They particularly enjoyed opening their fortune cookie to find their message. apparently one person is soon be famous, whilst at 8pm something special is going to happen…

Chinese New Year Lunch

As part of the Chinese New Year celebrations in school we have organised a special Chinese lunch on Tuesday 16th February.  Please click here to see the menu.  

Gritter Competition Winners

A massive congratulations to our two ‘Name the Gritter‘ winners.   Freya Cunningham-Smith for her entry of Grittney Spears and; Zoe Englefield for her entry of Rule Grittania.                         Each went away with a goodie bag and a certificate.       Thank you…

Happy 90th birthday Mr Hext

Happy 90th birthday to Mr Hext who has been coming in to hear the children read everyday for a number of years. We hope he enjoys a wonderful day!  

Teaching our Year 6 Lifeskills

Last week our Year 6 children spent three whole mornings learning the methods of First Aid from bandaging to CPR.  It is such an important lifeskill.  They were fantastic and have certainly learnt a lot.  The children that have passed will receive a badge and certificate.      

Christmas Chocolate

A massive thank you to Mr Singh and Mrs Kaur, who have a child in school and own the Premier newsagents in the village.  They gave every child at St Michael’s, including the children at Abacus, a box of chocolates yesterday.  It is such a kind gesture.


This morning we were entertained by the Infants in their nativity. Wow – what a performance that was, in Mr Vye’s words “They certainly sang with gusto.” One of the best Infant performances – well done children. Yesterday the Reception children performed their beautiful nativity to their parents.  They all performed their part so well…

Amazing Reception Handwriting

These children have only been in school for a term and are working really hard to learn how to write by forming their letters correctly and sitting on the line.  Well done beautiful handwriting.