Category Archives: Whole School

On Wednesday 21st July 2021, we buried our Covid Time Capsule. It was really exciting to see the things that were going into the capsule and to think that in many years, the future children at Huntley School will find out all about what life has been like for us over the last 18 months!

     

Please be aware that there is an additional annex to our Child protection and safeguarding Policy, inline with national guidance during the Covid-19 outbreak, It can be found in the policies section next to the existing Policy. Continue Reading

Shared Writing Week This week we have enjoyed Shared Writing Week across school. In every class we have explored the book by Kobi Yamada called ‘WHAT DO YOU DO WITH AN IDEA?’. The writing that we completed this week was shared across the whole school! The book follows a young boy who suddenly gets an… Continue Reading

SchoolBeat Officer PC Greg Steer visited us this morning to teach us about staying safe online. We learnt about; age ratings on games, which personal information is safe to share, privacy settings, stranger awareness, posting photographs, location tagging and our personal online experiences so far. If we decide to create social media accounts and post… Continue Reading

Year 5 and 6 have been collecting data for a National tree survey in our local woodland behind school. We used our tree identification information and flow charts to pick our study trees; either Ash, Oak or Chestnut. During the survey we explored the tree’s habitat, size (taking different measures), canopy, colour and leaves. The… Continue Reading

Today Years 5 & 6 walked to our local garden centre to learn about asexual reproduction in plants. We were greeted by Jonathan and Ann who led a very interesting and interactive talk about tubers, bulbs, runners and taking cuttings. A huge thank you to Leaf Creative, especially Jonathan and Ann, for making us so… Continue Reading

Today we had a very special visitor! The Easter Bunny!!!!!! The Easter Bunny was a little bit naughty and set off the fire alarm, we all had to go out in the cold & rain but very quickly cheered up when the Easter Bunny waved at us from the door. It was very exciting indeed… Continue Reading

Before Comic Relief day we brought in lots of ‘copper’ coins so that we could make a ‘red nose’. We brought in so many coins that we were allowed to ‘break the rules’ on Comic Relief day. The rules we could break were- having crazy hair, wearing face paint, not wearing school trousers or skirt,… Continue Reading