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Red Nose Day

A huge thank you to everyone for your support. We had such a fun day and raised £213! The highlight was definitely the children painting staff faces!! We also had a cake sale and an afternoon performance of jokes and funny sketches in the ‘laugh off’!

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Starlings Farm Trip

Starlings Class visited Churchtown Farm, near Fowey on the 6th March. They learnt lots of new facts about farm produce and how to look after livestock. There were two sheep dogs ‘Chip’ and ‘Jim’. The farmer sent the dogs to round up the sheep and bring them right in front of the children, it was […]

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School Photographers Question Nick Clegg

Our school photographers got to ask Nick Clegg a question. Oscar asked, “What is the hardest thing you have had to do?” Nick said, “Anything that involves fighting or people getting hurt.” Theodore asked, “Were you surprised when you became the Deputy Prime Minister?” Nick replied, “I suppose I was!”

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High 5 Netball Tournament Y5/6

Well done to those pupils who attended the Netball Tournament at Wadebridge Secondary School on Thursday 5th March. You all played brilliantly, demonstrating your newly acquired netball skills! Mrs Hicks thought both teams played really well, showed sportsmanship towards one another (and other schools) and represented St Merryn School beautifully. Team ‘St Merryn 1’ came […]

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Cross Country KS2

Well done to the children in Key Stage 2 who attended the Cross Country event in Wadebridge on Wednesday 4th March. Fortunately, it was a chilly but dry day. All of the children ran really well and showed true sportsmanship during the event. We are currently awaiting the final results to confirm those who were […]

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KS1 Multiskills

Another group of budding sports participants from KS1 attended the second KS1 sporting event of 2014-15. On Monday 2nd February, a group of St Merryn pupils attended the multiskills festival accompanied by Mrs Ibbotson.  They learnt lots of new sports-based / fundamental skills and thoroughly enjoyed themselves whilst representing our school. There will be another KS1 multiskills festival in […]

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Wagtails enjoy Chinese New Year celebrations

The Wagtails have spent a week learning about Chinese New Year celebrations. They listened to the story of how the years got their names and enjoyed acting it out. The children loved their classroom being turned into a Chinese restaurant on Friday morning when Jie Jiang visited and cooked us a delicious pork, pak choi […]

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