How lovely it was to gather together on the playground to mark the King’s Coronation. We then spent the afternoon paired up with a class from another year to create coronation art collaboratively. It was super seeing the children work together. Year 4 and year 1 designed British flags, Yr 3 and yr 6 worked […]
Jeremy Strong visits St Matthew’s
KS2 children had a wonderful presentation by the very popular author, Jeremy Strong. He told us all about how and where he writes, and explained the process he goes through to publish one of his books. Who knew a fridge was integral to writing! There were lots of laughs and giggles as he told stories […]
World Book Day
The children really enjoyed dressing up for World Book Day. A highlight this year was the book tombola. All years had the opportunity to have a go and the children were really pleased when they won a book. A great day to inspire reading and develop strong readers.
Reception trip to Aspens
Our Reception children had a lovely day at Aspens. They wrapped up warmly for the January weather and were rewarded with a fantastic day of outdoor learning. Mr Gillinder led a forest school session, and they enjoyed seeing all the farm animals as well as playing in the woods and the playground. A very successful […]
Year 6 Residential
The year 6 children had a fabulous week at Mendip Outdoor Activity Centre in June 2022. They started the week with teambuilding challenges and from then on, it was a full programme of activities every day. They were challenged and encouraged to try something new, whilst all the time being supported by the Mendip Instructors. […]
Science and Road Safety
It’s been great to welcome visitors into school and over the last two weeks we have had ‘Sublime Science’ and Road Safety Experts work with the children. Sublime Science came to highlight science week and the children in KS2 had workshops throughout the day. There was lots of exciting science on display. Slime, rockets, gravity […]
Open Afternoons for new pupils
If you have a child due to start school in September, we would love to show you around. To watch our virtual tour of the school and to see the dates for visits, please go to our admissions page. Admissions and Virtual Tour
Music Mark We are delighted that we have been awarded the Music Mark, which is given to schools to recognise their commitment and dedication to music. In our letter of acknowledgement we were thanked for all the hard work we do to ensure that pupils at our school are able to access and engage with […]
The school will re-open Tuesday, 17th November.
As we have no running water today, Monday 16th November, the Local authority has advised our school to remain closed. All children and staff are asked to stay at home. We will keep you updated.