Prep 2 enjoyed making their tree decorations. They learnt many new sewing skills in their Handicraft activities session during the second half of the term.
We finished our term with a Wonderful Carol Service. We wish all our children and parents and very Happy Christmas.
During preparations for the classroom decorating competition Prep 1 learnt a new skill. They all managed to curl their Father Christmas beards very successfully – watch out Santa!
Great fun was had at the School Christmas Dinner, some interesting Hats and Jumpers were on show!!!
Girls from Prep 3 and 4 performed brilliantly in competitive 4 a-side hockey matches against St.Johns last week. Superb effort by all. Particular mention to goal scorers Beth, Poppy and Indie who really took hold of opportunities in play with some speedy dribbling into the D. Particular determination in defence from both Seren and Rose. …
This half-term Prep 5 have been working on group compositions based on Peer Gynt “Hall of the Mountain King”. They have enjoyed working in groups exploring a wide variety of instruments.
A selection of the fantastic art work created by Prep 4 and Prep 6 in Art class this term.
We are very lucky to have a School in such a beautiful area of the country and occasionally mother nature makes it even nicer!
This morning it was Prep 2’s assembly and they all had the chance to show the rest of the School what they had been learning about the Egyptians throughout this term.
Yesterday St Christopher’s hosted a Prep Reception Open Afternoon for any children who may be joining this class next year. The children had great fun taking part in craft activities whilst the Parents got a chance to speak to the Lower School Staff and the Headmistress about what we offer at St Christopher’s.
The inviting Nursery setting at St Christopher’s has a dedicated indoor and outdoor space, in the heart of the school. Children from the age of rising three can take advantage of the numerous opportunities, facilities, activities and resources on offer in beautiful surroundings.
Our next Open Day is on the 27th February 2020.
This morning Prep 5 have investigated air resistance in Science by designing parachutes to protect their eggs!
This afternoon Prep 1 took our new Prep Reception to meet some of the Residents they made friends with last year at Harbour Rise Care Home. Following on from the success last year, Prep Reception will be visiting the home each term to take part in activities such as; puzzles and games, cake decorating, singing…
This afternoon saw the annual St Christopher’s Conker competition. After some great play St Andrew were the champion!!
Prep 1 and 2 had a fantastic day at Paignton Zoo learning all about the different animals. They also enjoyed a workshop where the zoo educators delivered an exciting, curriculum-linked workshop designed to get the children engaged in the natural world.
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF