Newsletter – 6th April 2022

a small leafless tree decorated with Easter eggs and other decor, stood in a church

We are all looking forward to the Easter holidays. We have been working very hard so we are hoping the weather will be kind and we can get outside and enjoy our surroundings. We will see you back at school Monday 25th April. Download this week’s newsletter: 6th April 2022    

Year 5 FGR reading target!

Year 5 were lucky enough to welcome FGR and the scholars back into the classroom this week. They came in to see how we did with the reading target challenge they set us back at the beginning of March. It was good news, we smashed the target of 10,000 minutes having read a massive combined…

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Newsletter – 30th March 2022

images of four creations by the DT club

There have been lots of exciting things happing at school but one of the nicest is seeing the children play in the nature garden and on the school field. Roll on summer! Download this week’s newsletter: 30th March 2022  

Newsletter – 23rd March 2022

We have made lots of exciting changes to our School website. Please take a few moments to have a look. You will find a list of the books we read with each class, each term. We know that reading so many books helps our children improve their vocabulary. Please do try and read as much as possible with your children at home. You might like…

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Year 5 Reading!

adult and child smiling at camera, holding an Achievement Reward and stood by flipchart board showing The Big Read target tracker

We have been really pushing reading outside of school this term. It is absolutely paramount that a love reading is fostered in the children we teach and this can be supported by helping your children to read lots at home. Please do use the reading diaries to record your children’s efforts in reading at home,…

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PE in year 5!

We were lucky enough to welcome Amber, who is a past pupil, back to Nailsworth Primary today. Amber is an award winning dancer, specialising in street dance and she came to help encourage, teach and inspire the year 5’s in our mission to learn some dance skills in our PE sessions this half-term. Amber wowed…

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Queen’s Green Canopy

The year 5 children were lucky enough to head into the local community last Friday, namely to King George V playing fields, for the town council led tree planting, celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. It was a great morning, although the weather was not our friend! We walked down and listened to Nailsworth’s Mayor and…

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Newsletter – 16th March 2022

group of year 5 students with town Mayor standing for camera

You should receive your child’s learning web this week. We have changed the presentation style, which is why they are slightly later than usual. They link directly with the National Curriculum objectives. Please also have a look at the website. We have updated the curriculum pages so that they are clearer to follow. Download this week’s newsletter: 16th March 2022    

Newsletter – 9th March 2022

A big thank you to all the adults for bearing with us as we changed the drop off and pick up arrangements. The KS1 children in school have told us that they also really like the new system and that they come into the classroom feeling happy and ready to learn. Download this week’s newsletter: 9th March 2022      


Thursday 3rd March is World Book Day meaning celebrations and an invitation to children to dress up as their favourite book character, for a £1 donation. The school council will be offering milkshakes and biscuits for 50p in the afternoon #worldbookday! To find out more about World Book Day and the books you can get for just £1, visit…

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