Year 5


Well done to the cross country runners in key stage 2 that qualified for the finals at Ramsey, a difficult course and up against a lot of amazing runners from Witham, Hedingham, Braintree and Halstead. Our children ran with so much effort, enthusiasm, passion and dedication. Congratulations to Martha (5th), […]

Cross Country Finals





Congratulations to the indoor athletics team who today won the level 2 finals beating Howbridge (Witham), John Bunyan (Braintree) and St.Andrews (Great Yeldham) to progress to the county championships at the end of March. So proud of the children,amazing effort, commitment and dedication. Well done!

Indoor Athletics Success!



Well done to the school Tag Rugby team today at the level 1 tournament at Ramsey Academy. Freezing cold afternoon but the team performed brilliantly progressing through the group stage and losing by one try in extra time in the final, however they still progress to the level 2 finals […]

Tag Rugby Level 1 Tournament



The children in Year 5 made coconut ice today. They were given the ingredients, utensils, and a recipe, and were left to work together to make enough for all the children in their group. They then made Christmassy boxes to put them in. We hope parents & carers got to […]

Coconut Ice


After enjoying some of Michael Rosen’s poetry by watching Michael himself on his website, and listening to Mr. Handy read from ‘You Tell Me’, the children in Year 5 wrote some poems about ordinary events. The only guidelines they had were: 1. Write 5-6 sentences about something, anything, you’ve done […]

Poetry Inspired By Michael Rosen








“The best lesson I’ve ever had! Apart from PE, obviously…” – Kellum Years 5 & 6 have been having fun experimenting with our new micro:bits. Hopefully we’ll soon have some completed programs available for download from this website.

micro:bit Heaven!


Created by pupils from Years 5 & 6 on 22nd-23rd June 2017. Each of the ten groups were given a day to create a 20-second section of the video themed around “The Rainbow”. They were each randomly assigned one of: white, red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet, black & […]

The Rainbow!