Mrs Lindsey and the food critics had a wonderful visit to Ross Geach at Padstow Kitchen Garden. He showed us loads of great things that were growing and let us taste things to. We then went back to school and did an assembly for the whole school.
Archive | October, 2016
Congratulations to Mrs Williams, Miss Clayton and Mrs Curtis who all ran 5K for charity on Saturday evening as part of the Glow in the Park run. They had fun dancing through foam, paint and laser lights around the course. Anyone (adults and children) fancy joining a StMerryn School group next year?!
Starlings class really enjoyed going for a walk through the village to post their letters. It was such a lovely afternoon, we decided to practise some road safety whilst we were out and about. The children were extremely sensible and were all using their senses as they stopped, looked and listened. Well done Starlings.
Well done to all pupils who took part in the Summer Reading Challenge organised by the local library service. Padstow Library opens three times a week and has lots of fabulous books, why not visit over half term and sign up!
We started our weekly sports challenges this week at lunchtime. Every week our Sports Leaders will lead a new challenge for the children to try. This week they had to shuttle skip for 50 and 100 metres. Lots of fun was had by all. Well done Sports Leaders, excellent challenge!
We are really proud of all our runners this week who competed at the Wadebridge Area Cross Country Competition. They all completed the exhausting route. Amazing running by Radley who finished 2nd in the Y3/4 boys race. Finn and Quinn also were outstanding finishing 8th and 9th in the Y5/6 boys race. Grace and Libby […]
The prefects visited the Cornish Arms today for a lesson in laying tables, how to carry plates (three at a time!) and how to use a knife and fork correctly! They plan to work in school to help the infants learn these skills. We are very grateful to Serena and her fantastic staff for all […]
Mrs Prynn talked to the children about how she was raising money for people who have cancer by having all her hair shaved off. She then took to the chair at lunchtime. Mrs Williams, a former hairdresser shaved it all off. The children gave her three cheers as the final bits came off. What a […]