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Heronsgate Book Week

This week we have enjoyed a poetry-themed week for our Book Week at Heronsgate. Every class learnt a poem off by heart and performed it in our exciting poetry showcases; the enthusiasm of all the children was wonderful to see! … Continue reading

The Daily Mile

Classes 12 and 16 at Thamesmead have been trialling ‘The Daily Mile’ for the last three weeks. This involves running/walking/moving forwards for 15 minutes a day, which for most children works out at about a mile It started in Scotland … Continue reading

Young Voices at the O2

On Thursday 19th January, our Year 6 children joined a choir of over 7,000 children as part of Young Voices 2017 at the O2. After months of hard work rehearsing, children sang a range of pop songs and medleys, performing … Continue reading

Outstanding partnership with the University of Greenwich

We work very closely with the University of Greenwich to offer teacher training on our School Direct programmes and so, were very delighted to hear that they have received an Outstanding grade from Ofsted for their Primary partnership, with a glowing report! … Continue reading

Christmas Fair at Royal Arsenal Campus

On Wednesday 14th December, Heronsgate enjoyed our annual Christmas Fair at the Royal Arsenal site. It was wonderful to see so many Heronsgate families getting involved. We had craft activities, food, games and even a visit from Father Christmas himself! … Continue reading

Early Years Stay and Play

At the end of November, Reception and Nursery classes hosted a ‘Stay and Play Maths’ session. Parents had the opportunity to watch the class teacher deliver a maths lEdson and then joined in with learning activities with their child. Parents and children had a … Continue reading