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Thursday saw the very first Gaywood School Advocate election as part of our work on British Values and democracy. The children have enjoyed learning about democracy and the process of voting. The biggest learning experience came with the children experiencing an election for real, from the registering to vote to actually casting their vote. Huge
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Posted on: Friday, September 16th, 2016
Posted in: Heads Space, Kestrel, Peregrine

The Polling Station opened with a flurry this morning and queues were seen waiting to cast their votes as soon as morning break started. Early exit polls are way too close to call at this stage and commentators are wary of predicting the outcome. Counting is due to go on late into the afternoon and
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Posted on: Thursday, September 15th, 2016
Posted in: Heads Space, Kestrel, Peregrine

Today is the School Advocate Election! The hustings have taken place, the candidates have pitched their manifestos and the Polling Station is ready. Voting opens for children at 10:40 to 11.00 and 12.10 to 13.00.   The Polling Station is ready for the big vote. Children have to register, just as they would do in a
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Posted on: Thursday, September 15th, 2016
Posted in: Heads Space, Kestrel, Peregrine

School Advocate Hustings 14/9/16 Today we have had the hustings for the school advocates. As you will know from the earlier post, we are working closely with the election officer at the Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk to hold an election for our school advocates. Children in KS2 will be voting for
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Posted on: Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
Posted in: Heads Space, Kestrel

Mr. Bazeley-Smith has put together this video showing some of the children at Hilltop. You can see what an amazing time they all had.

Posted on: Monday, February 1st, 2016
Posted in: Hilltop Trips, Kestrel, Peregrine

The children in Y6 will be taking their end of Key Stage 2 SATs tests in May. The tests have changed this year and Mr. Bazeley-Smith has put together a short leaflet that you may find useful as a parent/carer of a child in Y6. You can download this below. You will also find a
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Posted on: Monday, January 18th, 2016
Posted in: Kestrel, Peregrine

Year 6, with Mrs Eburah’s help, have been finding out about Henry V, who was king at the time of the Battle of Agincourt, which took place 600 years ago last year. The Battle of Agincourt (Azincourt in French) was a major English victory in the Hundred Years’ War. The battle took place on Friday,
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Posted on: Thursday, January 7th, 2016
Posted in: Kestrel, Peregrine

Here are a small selection of photographs from Hilltop 2015. A huge thank you to all the staff and volunteers that gave up their time to make the residential trip possible. All the children were fantastic and pushed themselves to achieve things that they perhaps would not have thought that they could possibly do last
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Posted on: Thursday, February 12th, 2015
Posted in: Hilltop Trips, Kestrel, Peregrine

A fantastic event was organised by the children themselves with support from all the teachers and teaching assistants this year to give the children a first insight into the skills needed in the buisness world. They learnt alot! GETTING READY!   Selling to the hoards of customers!

Posted on: Friday, December 19th, 2014
Posted in: Kestrel

We had a fun visit from Poz the Magician. We all found him very funny!   Karishhma, Sophie, Bobby and Henry providing the entertainment. Bobby does it for real! Yeh! Go Bobby! Sophie trying to spin a plate.   Yet again the hall was in uproar as the magician, Poz, entertained our children! Here are a
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Posted on: Friday, December 19th, 2014
Posted in: Kestrel

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