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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


We have received this message from a member of the public: Huge thanks to the wonderful parents, carers and children of Holy Trinity who rallied around my mum this morning as she waited for an ambulance on Windmill Road. We had lots of blankets, tea and many kind words. It […]

Thank You






We’ve just had an impromptu staff meeting to discuss the weather… Whilst most of the weather apps have confirmed that the snow is over for now they all predict that temperatures will drop to well below zero overnight and that they’ll stay like that for most of tomorrow. With the melted snow […]

Snow & Ice Update – Monday 11th December 16:00




A seasonal treat as Colchester Castle opens its doors for FREE! Come and soak up the Christmas atmosphere with carols, mince pies, entertainment and an opportunity to meet Santa before his busy night. Meet Santa and receive a gift £3.50. More information can be found here The Castle’s ancient Lucas Vaults […]

Colchester Museums Extra


We were delighted to find that our Christmas tree featuring paper chains created by all the children at Holy Trinity was voted the public’s favourite tree at the St. Andrew’s Church Christmas Tree Festival. Thank you to the children who were in attendance at yesterday’s Christingle service for collecting the […]

St. Andrew’s Church Christmas Tree Festival



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


Well done to the year 5/6 football team for their effort and hard work at the Danone county football championships yesterday. Finishing 12th from the 500 schools that enter in the whole of Essex is an amazing achievement.

Football County Championships




Outstanding team performance for these boys today winning the level 2 finals at Lyons Hall and progressing to the county championships at the end of the month. No goals conceded during the whole tournament and amazing effort and commitment throughout! Brilliant boys well done!

Football Champions