Willow Class Postal Service

Willow Class Postal Service

It was a bit like a postal sorting office in Willow classroom at times, in the last week of term. It has long been upper KS2’s responsibility to empty the school Christmas post box and sort the hundreds of cards into classes and then individual pupils, staff,...
Christmas lunch at The Gaggle of Geese

Christmas lunch at The Gaggle of Geese

The whole school headed off to The Gaggle of Geese – the delightful village and destination pub (excellent menu and wonderful hospitality!) – for a festive lunch. Despite torrential rain and wild winds, we pulled on our Christmas jumpers, festive headgear...
Baubles! Our Reception, KS1 and Y3 Christmas Production

Baubles! Our Reception, KS1 and Y3 Christmas Production

The synopsis – excitement levels are reaching fever pitch with thoughts of the plentiful presents and parties that the Christmas season will bring. It’s clear to Mr Potts, the caretaker, that something may have been overlooked. With the assistance of some...
Christmas Fayre

Christmas Fayre

We held our annual Christmas Fayre on Friday 30th November this year – we got into the Christmas spirit nice and early! As always, the event was organised by our wonderful FBNS (Friends of Buckland Newton School) and was a great success. There was plenty to keep...