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31st October 14
Important News  

This Week - Thursday:Halloween Discos, Friday: Poetry Festival.



We are a school that likes to celebrate success – at every level. The life of the school is driven by enthusiasm and a desire to achieve. We aim to bring learning alive, making it exciting and stimulating. We want to give our children a thirst for learning that continues with them throughout their future school experiences and lives. An essential ingredient for this to happen is teamwork. We view education as a joint venture involving everyone- children, parents, staff, governors and the wider community. We hope that we will be able to depend on your co-operation and support in this partnership hoping that we can provide the best for every child.



Reading Festival Week at Great Wood

Read about some of the events and see the pictures.

Reception Class Blog

This term the Reception Classes are trialling a blog to keep parents up to date with what their new starters are doing. Click on the link here or in their Newsletter to take a look.

Children's University

September 2014
We are now officially registered with the Children's University.
Click on the icon/ heading for more information.


Health Matters

The GW November Newsletter has important information about dealing with Norovirus and the potential dangers of button batteries.

Year 3 -Year 4 Art

Have a look at LKS2 Art and Design work using the painting and collage skills from this term's planning.

Parent Questionnaire Results are here,

The results from the questionnaire you filled in earlier this year are here, together with your feedback comments and our responses. Thanks to all those who contributed; it's a great help.

EYFS (Reception Class)Transition Questionnaire Results

Thanks to all those parents who completed the questionnaire. Your support enables us to celebrate success and make improvements where we can. You can see the results in About Us - Accountability or by clicking on the link above.

PTA Success!

Thanks to the PTA committee and all those families and friends who come to PTA events for helping to raise funds for interactive TVs in the classrooms. The first target is nearly complete. Only another 7 to go!
Check the PTA Dates for Your Diary in the PTA section.

The New Building

Building has restarted on the Extension. Keep watching.
We look forward to greeting you at the new office window.
Click on the picture to see what's happened so far.

The Time Capsule!

As part of Reading Festival Week, we had a visit from The Arty-Fact Theatre company.

TEAM POINTS 10.10.14

4th   1st
3rd   2nd