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World Book Day

On Thursday 7th March the children came to school dressed as their favorite fictional character. These ranged from Super Heroes to Mary Poppins and Harry Potter to Thomas the Tank Engine. The children were eager to show off who they had dressed as and their reasons why. As part of the day and celebrating Shrove …

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Active Across Ages

We consider ourselves extremely fortunate to be invited to take part in this ground breaking pilot project. Working alongside one of our partner secondary schools Anthony Gell. Hartington hosted leader training for the students taking part on Wednesday 6th March. The project is being funded by the Youth Sports Trust and will involve older and …

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Goat Appeal

On Friday 15th February the children held their termly Celebration Worship where they shared individual pieces of work with parents, governors and members of the community. This was followed by Community Lunch, a raffle and bingo to raise further funds for our Goat Appeal which is supporting our friends in Uganda. The school is in …

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Collective Worship Training

On Wednesday 13th February Year 5 and 6 children  from Elton, Biggin and Hartington Schools worked together for a morning of activities, discussion and reflection. This was  led by Alison Brown the Deputy Diocesan Director of Education. The focus of the morning was Collective Worship and the activities planned by Alison gave the children the …

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Rhema Theatre

On Friday 8th February the whole school took a trip to Biggin school for a Internet safety morning. The two schools enjoyed three 15 minute theatre shows performed by the Rhema company showing the children how to stay safe in possible difficult situations when using the internet. The children then divided into KS1, upper and …

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MAST

On Friday 25th January Mrs and Mrs Bridden from MAST attended school to deliver the bible story ‘David the Shepherd Boy’. On Monday the 11th February Michael Tinker from MAST also attended school asking the children the questions ‘What does Jesus say is the best way to live?’ and ‘How can we make the world better?’ His …

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Carol Concert & Santa

Friday 21st December, last day of term began with all the children attending breakfast club for a ‘Big Breakfast’. This comprises of a full cooked breakfast kindly prepared by Mrs Stubbs and Miss Wardle. This was followed by the children rehearsing the Christmas Carols and narration of the Christmas Story ready for the performance at …

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