Wow! We have been blown away by our super star performers this year in both our KS2 production of Joseph, and our KS1 Nativity. These wonderful children never fail to make us proud with the effort they put into learning their parts, and their professionalism when it’s show time! A HUGE thanks to members of […]
The children had a fantastic day raising funds and awareness about children in need. They enjoyed dressing in spots, a cake sale, sporty games, a fashion show and a bring and buy sale. Thank you for all of your generous donations!
Many thanks to all the families who attended the Remembrance service in our packed village church this morning. Every class from school was represented, with all children taking part in the procession and in laying crosses on the war graves. Lots of community members commented on how lovely it was to see the youngest […]
The Wagtails were delighted to welcome Stuart Pate from the Seafood Restaurant to their classroom, especially as he was armed with all the ingredients for creating decorated ginger biscuits! He gave a great demonstration, answered lots of questions and then set the children to work, decorating their own knight’s shield biscuits. Thank you Stuart!
The children in Starlings class have had a fantastic start to their new literacy unit. They went into the woodland and thought about what it might have been like to be one of Robin Hood’s outlaws. Whilst in the woodland they thought about what the could see, hear, smell and touch and even managed to cook […]
Starlings class and the year 1 Robins had a fantastic visit to Pendennis Castle. We searched for some of the different features of a castle and were lucky enough to be treated to an archery display. All children were extremely well behaved and were a credit to St Merryn School.
We had a lovely packed church on Friday for our annual Harvest Festival. Each class and the choir contributed a piece on the theme of a Cornish harvest. Generous donations to our collection amounted to £188.63; we have forwarded this to Tearfund for their direct work with the victims of the Indonesian earthquake and tsunami. […]
Wagtails class had a fantastic school visit to Falmouth in glorious sunshine. They took part in a practical workshop that brought the history of the Tudor part of the castle to life for the children. They discovered what kinds of people had lived there and why the position of the castle ,on Cornwall’s coast, was […]
On Monday this week, Kestrels and Barn Owls made their way over to Lostwithiel to visit Restormel Castle as part of their Medieval topic. The sun shone all day and the blue sky made for the perfect back drop for the stunning ruin. The pupils were taken on a guided tour of the castle discovering […]
As part of the travelling book fair we have in school this week, we asked every child to create a poster or book cover of their choice as part of a competition to win a £5 voucher to be spent at the fair. Congratulations to our winners; Evan Humphreys – Barn Owls Issy Etherington – […]