Issue 3, Brighstone Buzz, 22nd September, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, Our term is now well under way. A lot has happened this week to help build the school into a challenging and positive learning environment. Our year 6 children have applied for and been given their roles and responsibilities. The year 5 & 6 girls have competed in a football match as part of the Danone …

Issue 2, Brighstone Buzz, 15th September, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, It is hard to believe we have now completed our first full week back at school; the children have shown a real sense of enjoyment and engagement in their learning. I have been impressed by the way the children in Apple Tree Class (Reception) have settled into the routines of school life. Our children in Willow …

Issue 1, 8th September, 2017, Brighstone Buzz

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Dear Parents and Carers,   Welcome back to the start of a new school year, I hope you have had an enjoyable and restful summer break.   It was very rewarding to see how happy the children were to be back at school with their friends. They have returned to school with an enthusiasm and excitement for learning that has …

Issue 38, Brighstone Buzz, 21st July, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, My final message of the year is a very simple one. Congratulations and well done to all of the children for their enthusiasm and fantastic range of achievements across the year. I’m sure you will join me in thanking all of the teachers for the way they have encouraged and supported the children with all of …

Issue 37, 14th July, 2017, Brighstone Buzz

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Dear Parents and Carers, With only just over a week to go until the end of term, there is a great sense of anticipation and excitement about all of the events and activities that we have planned. Earlier this week our year 2 and year 4 children shared a trip to Yarmouth that included a wide variety of learning experiences …

Issue 36, 7th July, 2017, Brighstone Buzz

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Dear Parents and Carers, There can only be one headline this week – What a fantastic day we had at the beach on Tuesday! Our whole school beach day was a huge success and it was lovely to share it with so many parents. Today our year 4, 5 and 6 children were treated to some science enrichment workshop activities …

Issue 30, Brighstone Buzz, 12th May, 2017

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12th May Isle of Wight Festival of Running Poster May 2017 Stagechoir Audition Flyer 2018 Dear Parents and Carers, Well done to all of our Year 6 pupils for all of the stamina and resilience they have shown in their tests this week. They have worked really hard on the run up to the Interim Assessments. We were really impressed …

Issue 29, 5th May 2017, Brighstone Buzz

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What a difference a Bank Holiday has made!  Although this week has gone very quickly, it has been packed with activity. On Thursday Year 3 not only visited Brading Roman Villa, but did so in Roman costume.  It was a great opportunity for them to experience living history at a richly resourced heritage site. Today the living history experience continued …

Issue 29, 5th May, Brighstone Buzz

brighstoneprimary The Buzz

What a difference a Bank Holiday has made!  Although this week has gone very quickly, it has been packed with activity. On Thursday Year 3 not only visited Brading Roman Villa, but did so in Roman costume.  It was a great opportunity for them to experience living history at a richly resourced heritage site. Today the living history experience continued …

Issue 27 Brighstone Buzz, 7th April, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, WOW! – What an EGGs-travanganza  of a week! Our week’s journey started with inviting the children to reflect on acts of kindness for Lent as we approach the start of Holy Week. Simple examples of these are: Draw a picture for an adult you love; Tidy away toys; Smile and say thank you to someone. Today …