A great way to finish off the term by building Dens. The Children put to use the skills they have learnt during this terms Woodland Club activity.
After being postponed twice this term due to the poor weather the sun finally shone for the Inter-House Tag Rugby tournament. All the Children had great fun and performed well for their individual houses. Well done to St. David who were the winning house.
Yesterday saw the Annual Inter-House music competition. The four houses led by their prefects in Prep 6, put together a solo, Ensemble and a house song. It was a fabulous afternoon celebrating a musical extravaganza, involving all the Children from Prep Reception to Prep 6. The proud winners were St Andrew.
Prep 2 have been learning about electrical circuits this half term. This week they made a model incorporating circuits and a switch.
This term Prep 2 have been researching homes around the world, investigating how these homes are suited to the climate and environment they are situated. We used the iPads to aid our research, a fun and challenging task!
This week Prep Reception visited the Harbour Rise care home as part of the ongoing inter-generational project. The pupils worked alongside the residents making Easter decorations for a display. They also sang songs for the residents including happy birthday for a 97 year old lady.
This week the Children taking their LAMDA exams got the chance to practice them for their Parents and the School.
St.Christopher’s had another win on Wednesday from the U11 girls. A superb team effort and a very high work rate in this challenging game. Some excellent movement into D by Sarah and Sophie and impressive touches from defence. 10-11 result, well done girls!
The children had a wonderful time sharing extracts from their books and describing their characters. We saw the range of characters and authors as we displayed them on our working wall. The children took ideas from one another on what to read next!
This morning St Christopher’s hosted the Area Heat for Quiz Club, hosting 2 teams from Blundells Prep School and Stover. We are pleased to announce that St Christopher’s came 1st and 3rd which is a great result, well done to the winning team.
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