And congratulations to Mrs and Mr Scott, the proud parents of Matilda. She was born a couple of weeks early, on April 1st.
A campaign group called f40 is fighting for fairer funding for schools. It is widely known that school around the country that are similar are awarded very different budgets and children with the same needs receive very different levels of financial help, depending upon where they go to school. To … Continue reading
At the third and final cluster races at Birdlip, the following excellent results were achieved: Yr 1/2:Grace (2nd), Lana (5th), Mia (7th); Sam (2nd), Finn (3rd), Alfie (5th), Yr 3/4: Oliver (1st), Tom HH (2nd), Harry G (4th), Yr 5/6: Harry S (3rd), Jim (4th), Otto (6th). Overall in the … Continue reading
7 pupils took part in the Balcarras School maths challenge morning. They had a range of tasks to complete including building 3-d models using marshmallows, investigating Moebius strips, learning about Pi and programming a lego model to travel a specific distance. … Continue reading
Pupils from Yrs 5 and 6 have once again taken part in the Mock Trial, a competition for schools from throughout the Stroud district, which introduces pupils to the complexities of our legal system. Eastcombe pupils took the roles of the defence team in a case which centred on cyber-bullying. … Continue reading
Following the ‘Big Write’ this month, the following pupils have received awards and had their work displayed on the Big Write board: Joshus R, Iona, Ioan, Dylan, Bryony, Bella and Jamie. … Continue reading