It’s that time of year when Prep 6 get the honour to decorate the School Christmas tree and what a great job they have done! So it can be enjoyed by all the “bubbles” we have put it in the playground this year. Thank you to Plants Galore for another fantastic tree!
This week Beth in Prep 5 organised a Christmas card competition. She was please to announce the winners today as: 1st Prize – Jacob 2nd Prize – Scarlett 3rd Prize – Thea Well done to all who took part and to Beth for organising the competition.
Congratulations to Auran in Prep 3 who has been practicing his coding skills from ICT lessons at home and has completed the hour of code certification for his efforts.
Prep 5 have been learning about the Tudors in their History lesson and in ICT have been producing a Powerpoint on the monarchs of the Tudor time. This week they had the opportunity to practice their presentation skills delivering the information from their Powerpoints to the rest of the class. Some future teachers in the…
This term Prep 3 have spent their handicrafts sessions perfecting their cross stitch skills by making some hanging birds and Prep 4 have been very busy making Papier-mâché flowerpots which they have decorated most superbly. Well done everyone your skills really improved over our handicraft sessions during the first half of term !
This term the Prep Reception children have been developing their maths skills, including learning how to partition numbers up to 10 and how to create number bonds.
What better way to end the School day than with a bit of Yoga. We offer a range of After School clubs which change every half-term and are included in our fees.
Finally it was the chance of Prep 5 and 6 to take part in their Sponsored run. All the children ran as well as they could to raise money for the Kanyike Project.
“They shall not grow old, as we that are left grow old, Age shall not weary them nor the years condemn, At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We will remember them”
This week Prep Reception have been learning about Remembrance Day and the significance of wearing a Poppy. They have made some beautiful Flanders Fields posters and written some wonderful individual pieces of writing.
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.
Please contact us if you wish to visit the School on our next Open Day Thursday 10th March.
On Thursday we took Prep 3 and some Prep 2s to a Cross Country fixture at Blundells school. They all raced in a mixed year 3 event and performed well. Special mention to Martha, who was the first girl home (7th overall), Indie was the second girl home (8th Overall) running against pupils a year…
On Tuesday this week we went up to Westonbirt school in Gloucestershire for the ISA South West Cross Country Championships. We performed really well for a school of our size where we achieved 5 top ten performances which means qualification to the national finals in March. Alan (Prep 4) 8th Indie (Prep 6) 6th Eliza…
What a great first Nativity for Christmas 2021. It was fantastic to be able to have parents watching it and supporting their Children. For those Parents and family who couldn’t attend we have recorded it which can be watched below.
Thank you to all of the Parents, Staff and Children who made our Winter Fair such a magical event.
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF