Category: Uncategorized

Change 4 Life

On Tuesday 21st January, 4 year 4/5 pupils attended Ashbourne Leisure Center ‘C4L Champions Conference’ run by Rural Derbyshire School Sports Partnership. The conference is set up to train pupils how to become ‘Health Champions’ who will then act as catalysts, advocating and motivating their peers to make healthier options at meal times, and to …

Continue reading


On Friday 17th January the pupils took part in a Christingle service at St Giles Church. The worship included the lighting of the candle, hymns, prayers and readings. Then the children’s Christingles  were lit and a prayer read reminding us of the ‘Light shining into the darkness’. The symbolic object represents the Children’s Society and …

Continue reading

Fire Safety

On Friday 10th January the Fire Safety Officer, visited the school, to deliver a talk to to class 1 followed by class 2. The pupils were engaged in discussion about how to keep safe in their homes, preparing an escape plan with their families and the importance of fire alarms and checking them weekly. They …

Continue reading

Christmas 2019

As part of the end of term Christmas celebrations the children performed their annual nativity in St Giles Church called ‘Strictly Nativitv’.  (Don’t forget to visit the schools Christmas display in the South Transept of the church). The performance was followed by the PTA ‘Pea & Pie Supper’ which this year came in the form …

Continue reading

Advent Window No 2

HYPAC light up Hartington Primary School with their Advent Windows and song Fantastic turn out for the lighting of the 2nd window in Hartington Advent Windows 2019 designed by HYPAC. A countdown and hearty rendition of We wish you a Merry Christmas accompanied the lighting up. Well done to all involved.      

Christmas Market

Christmas Market 2019 The PTA Christmas Fair on Saturday 30th November raised a magnificent £945.58 after expenses. The PTA and School would like to thank all the stall holders and visitors for making this a hugely successful event and to everyone who helped on the day. Our next event is the Nativity called ‘Strictly Nativity’ …

Continue reading

Children In Need 2019

Friday 15th November saw all children and staff arrive at school in their Onsies/pyjamas and dressing gowns to raise money for Children In Need. Everyone was very warm and cosy even Mrs Blackwell! The children undertook a Pudsey Bear hunt around the school looking everywhere for Pudsey Bears in their house teams eager to earn …

Continue reading