Our Wagtails loved travelling on the community minibus to Padstow this afternoon. They explored the fantastic array of cribs in all sizes and mediums from all over the world. After hearing the traditional story at school and practising their own nativity play, the children enjoyed identifying characters from the Christmas story. We were so proud […]
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Twelve children in Y3 and Y4 attended a Badminton Festival on Wednesday 26th November. They showed true sportsmanship throughout the afternoon during mini-competitions against other local primary schools and learnt some valuable new racket skills! Well done to the children who attended this event and represented St Merryn School so positively!
Our KS1 children attended their first sporting event of the year on Friday 21st November. They learnt lots of new sports-based / fundamental skills during a session which was led by pupils at Wadebridge Secondary School. All of the children thoroughly enjoyed themselves whilst representing St Merryn School. There will be at least two more […]
What a fantastic turn out for the Starlings Class Night Walk! The rain didn’t dampen anyone’s spirits last night as pupils and parents sat around the woodland bonfire toasting marshmallows, drinking hot chocolate and making patterns in the dark with their sparklers! Our pumpkin lanterns looked great and we’ve saved the seeds from this year’s […]
Some of our Wagtails spent a long time this afternoon sorting coins out and even joining in with the counting. With the help of some of the Barn Owls, we counted up more than £320. A fantastic total for Children in Need! .
What a great total, thank you everyone for making such a fantastic effort with dressing up, making cakes and donating all your pennies!
Much fun was had last night at the Friends of St Merryn School Halloween Disco. Thank you for organising it and raising money for the school. Also thanks to Jerry for running the disco!
On Friday 16th October we invited all the community and businesses that donated money to help us open our nursery to come to the official opening. The children of the school did a welcoming wake and shake and Ben, who walked all the way around Cornwall and raised £500 cut the ribbon. We showed everyone […]
JUMBLE SALE On Tuesday 7th October we had a jumble sale after school in the hall. Lots of parents bought stuff and The Friends of St Merryn School raised £58 for the school. If you have any ideas for events or activities and fundraisers e–mail firstname.lastname@example.org or drop a note into the office marked FOSMS. […]
Last Friday was our Harvest Festival. If you don’t know what a harvest festival is, it’s where we give thanks for another successful harvest. Each class did a performance for the parents. Class 1 did an apple song and Class 2 did an apple dance. Class three made some posters with step-by-step instructions how to […]