Leading the Battle Against Bullies

Today is the start of Anti-bullying Week, which places a really important focus on the prevalence of bullying and the damaging effects it has on children. At St Mary & All Saints C of E Primary School, we dedicate a wealth of time and resources every year to preventing and eradicating bullying. Anti-bullying Week is organised annually by the Anti-Bullying Alliance (ABA), a unique coalition of organisations and individuals united against bullying. Their vision is to “stop bullying and create

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Children Celebrate the Best that British Food has to Offer

Children Celebrate the Best that British Food has to Offer

From the world-renowned combination of fish and chips to the simplicity of bangers and mash, there are so many delicious meals that are considered quintessentially British. For the last two weeks, our pupils have been celebrating high-quality British produce and the food that fuels our nation. The celebrations marked British Food Fortnight, which took place between 22nd September and 7th October. Held at the same time as harvest festival, it is the largest annual, national tribute to British food and

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Parent Survey

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SMAS performs at B Love ’18 festival

Our school's Samba Bateria was invited to perform at the Basingstoke Music festival on Sunday 8th July.  Mrs Toole and 10 pupils represented the school and gave a performance on the SunJam Stage. We were given back stage passes and had our own chill out area while waiting to go on stage.  After our performance we watched other artists perform, collected autographs and mingled with the famous people of Basingstoke! After that, we visited the Magical Forest then we headed

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Pirates seen in school!

In Reception we have been learning all about 'Under the Sea'.  As part of our topic work we have also been learning pirates, Arrgh!  We learnt in song, learnt about being a pirate ship and wrote pirate descriptions.  The children nearly walked the plank, but were well behaved and the crocodile went hungry!!! #1#2#3#4#5#6#7#8#9#10#11#12#13#14#15#16#17#18#19#20#21#22#23#24#25#26#27#28#29#30#31#32#33#34#35#36#37#38

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Kendrick School and/or Reading School 2019 admissions.

The admission tests for Year 7 entry will consist of two papers, each of which assess verbal, numerical and non verbal ability.  Applicants are expected to show competence in skills appropriate to Key Stage 2 English and Mathematics, and to be able to apply these skills creatively.  A familiarisation paper will be available on the schools’ websites from April 2018. The tests will take place on Saturday 15th September 2018, and parents will be required to register their child online

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Fundraising for Sport Relief, Easter Egg Ruffle & more…

Sport Relief 2018 Pupils took part in various sporting activities during the day.  Thanks for everyone taking part and we raised a whopping £550 for Sport Relief. Easter Egg Ruffle We had over 70 Easter eggs in our raffle and we raised £183, to buy new equipment for use during break times. We are really proud our our fundraising and help our local community.  See below some of our previous fundraising efforts.

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Year 1 – Bucklebury farm visit

On Thursday 22nd march 2018 Year 1 went on a trip to Bucklebury Farm. The children had an amazing time and they thoroughly enjoyed themselves. The main focus of the trip was to look at how seasonal changes effects animals and the environment. They had the opportunity to feed some animals, hold some pets and learn about the different animals which are born in spring. The children also had the opportunity to go on a nature and wild walk, where

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