Day 4 - Year 6 Ingestre Hall

Day 4 

We have had a wonderful last day at Ingestre today. 

We started the day with breakfast together and then broke off into our groups to rehearse and finish off our work before the second showcase of the week. The children really enjoyed sharing their final pieces of art and their…

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Day 3 - Year 6 Ingestre Hall

Day 3 

Today, we have had a great day so far starting with breakfast together and then breaking off into our groups to complete our art and drama. 

The art group showcased their work based on "The Boy in the striped pyjamas" - water colour portraits formed on brusho background with some wire…

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Day 2 - Ingestre Hall

Hi Everyone, 

Today, we have had a brilliant first full day here at Ingestre. We began with a breakfast of cereal and toast and were all full up and ready to take on the day. We carried on in our groups from the day before, either with art or drama. 


In drama, children have been…

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Year 6 Residential - Ingestre Hall

Hi Everybody, 

Year 6 have arrived safely at Ingestre Hall today and have had a brilliant first day! 

We arrived at just after 10 this morning, making great time and arriving slightly earlier than expected! When we first arrived, children were introduced to the staff at Ingestre and…

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Returning to School

We are now opening school for all children under government guidance. This guidance indicates that it is a statutory requirement that children attend school full time after being open to key workers and specific groups before the summer holiday. 

The information on our corona virus and home…

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Key Worker Guidance 20/3/20

Dear Parents,

Please see the guidance via the link and attachments below and attached re Key Workers. The guidance was released at midnight, schools have only today to put plans in place. 

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Update 19.3.2020 Mrs Connop

Dear Parents, Carers and families,


Following the Prime Minister’s briefing this afternoon, we are hoping to seek further clarification regarding the implications for Grove Vale today. We will keep you fully updated once we have received this from our Local Authority. Thank you all for your…

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7/2/2020 - Meeting Dave


Our Assembly with Blind Dave


In life there are many barriers. There are barriers to do with a variety of things such as our health and our ability to do things. These barriers will try and stop us from doing certain things. One of these is being blind like Dave. 

Last week, Dave…

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Year 6 - 19/1/20


This week, we have had an exciting because we have had a visit the paramedics from West Midlands Air Ambulance. Also, HSBC have officially opened our school bank accounts, which are for the students to learn how to save and build our life skills. 


West Midlands Air…

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Edgmond Update 2019 - Day 3 and 4

Hello from Edgmond!


Day 3 

We've thoroughly enjoyed the last 2 days here and the sun has started to shine! Yesterday, we enjoyed a jam-packed day of fun activities, which tested our archery and communication skills. For most of our children, it was the first time that some of us…

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Edgmond 2019 Update Day 1 and 2

Day 1 - Monday 23rd September 

What a fabulous first day we have had here at Edgmond Hall! We have all unpacked and have explored the grounds before a lovely lunch. During the afternoon, we tested our team skills with team building activities followed by fish/vegetarian fingers and…

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Plas Gwynant : Day 3

Hi Everyone, 

We have had another great day here! 

Miss Cotterill's group have been abseiling today. We learnt lots of new skills and became much more confident every time. We even tried some competitive races just before we finished to practise what we had learnt and try and increase our…

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