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‘Joseph’ has kicked off! The first night was amazing… we hope you enjoy it!
Padstow Lantern Parade this Friday 7th December… resources still available in reception
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Harvest Festival

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 […]

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Busy Starlings

Starlings Class have been very busy weeding this afternoon in order to prepare the school grounds for winter. We will carry on with our weekly planting, growing and harvesting work on a Thursday afternoon this year so please make sure pupils have wellies and waterproof trousers or old jeans in school (the school can provide waterproofs […]

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Aquathon

Well done to all of the competitors who took part and represented St Merryn School at the first ever Aquathon! A report of the event is attached, written by Libby Hutton who is our school journalist.

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Brilliant Baking!

The Kestrels did some fantastic baking last week.  We made over 140 delicious apple pies that sold like hot cakes at the harvest festival.  I want to say a massive well done to the children for all their hard work and a huge thank you to Joe Ball, in particular, who collected all of the […]

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A busy week for the Barn Owls

    The Barn Owls (formerly known as Class 4) have settled well into the new term and are thoroughly enjoying their ‘Round and Round’ topic. They have already done an in depth study of the Masai tribe from Kenya and are well underway with their ‘upcyling’ bag project.

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Fantastic start for the Kestrels!

Class 3, or The Kestrels as we are now known, have made a fantastic start to the new school year.  Year 3 (and Mr Anderson) are all settled in and we have been doing some fantastic learning.  Our WW2 caricatures are particularly impressive.  Well done everybody.

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Starlings have settled quickly!

We have had a busy week in Starlings Class (formerly Class 2) this week. It has been lovely to meet the new pupils and welcome those returning to work with us over the next year! Everyone has settled really quickly and the pupils are looking forward to learning about World War Two this half term.

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Gold Award for Sainsbury’s School Games Mark

We achieved ‘Gold’ for the Sainsbury’s School Games Mark 2013-14! This reflects the fantastic commitment to sport that our pupils and staff show in their extra-curricular activities and PE lessons. We would like to take this opportunity to thank the parents and volunteer drivers who assist with transport to fixtures as without you we would not […]

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Welcome

We’ve had a busy summer preparing the nursery classroom for our new arrivals. We now start to build our new state-of-the-art kitchen.  

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