Category Archives: School News

Good bye to our Comenius Assistant

This week we have sadly said ‘adios’ to Silvia Saenz Romo, our Comenius Assistant from Spain. Silvia has worked with children across the federation for the past 6 months. Her teaching has inspired us all to develop a knowledge of … Continue reading

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Comenius trip to Bordeaux

Our Comenius partner school Ecole Elementaire Lafon Feline in Bordeaux, France recently hosted the 3rd ‘Mobility’ of our current project.   A total of 26 children from all partner schools (England, Ireland, Catalonia and Denmark ) were hosted by families … Continue reading

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Director of Public Health Award

Shoscombe is one of the first schools in BANES to complete stage 2 of the DPH Award (Healthy Schools Certificate) and therefore receive the full DPH Award.

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The Equality Team meet BANES Chair

On Wednesday Jasmine and Anoushka were invited as representatives of our Equality Team to celebrate the work of all the Equalities teams from around Bath. They attended a function in the Chairman’s room in the Guildhall. Jasmine has volunteered to … Continue reading

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Comenius news

Last week all the children participated in workshops run by visiting musician and researcher Vivien Ellis. Vivien taught the children playground songs and games linking to our current Comenius 100 Project. Vivien researched songs and games from the past 100 … Continue reading

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The Willow Project Continues!

Phase two of the Willow project. Last Wednesday all of the KS2 children helped to construct a willow dome at the end of our fedge. The dome will be one of the entrances to our forest school area which is … Continue reading

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World Book Day

World book day has been a great success, children from KS2 shared books with KS1 children; Mrs Hampton’s Class made a lemon café inspired by a Mexican book; Mr Steven’s class made the most horrific potions; Mrs Rorison’s class became … Continue reading

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Thai Day

Thai day was a huge success, a big thank you to the year 4 girls and Mrs Crook for all their hard work. The year 4 girls have been working on an equalities project; they won a grant to organize … Continue reading

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Willow Workshop

Last week all the children at school worked on a willow project with visiting environmental artist Mary Cross. Children learnt how to weave an individual item such as a bird feeder, fish or star. They also worked together to plant … Continue reading

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Comenius Visit to Barcelona

Last week as part of the Comenius 100 Project, Mrs Gascoigne, Mrs Downes, Mrs Hampton and Mrs Rorison travelled to visit one of our partner schools ‘Maristes Valldemia’. The school is situated in the town of Mataro on the coast … Continue reading

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