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Class 2 & 3

Creative Learning - the juniors are busy making Mother's Day cards.

Class 1 ICT

Friday afternoon creative learning with laptops.

Pancake Races 28 Feb

Everyone welcome to come and watch the annual pancake races at school on Tues 28 Feb from 2.30pm onwards.


We donated 82.13kg of food to the Thornbury Foodbank

KS2 esafety assembly

The local police came into school to have a chat about internet safety/bullying etc.

Calendar 2018

A photo competition each month posted on the school website/Friends of Oldbury School facebook page and voted by you (the one with the most votes/likes wins) starting with now - so that we have one winner each month and can have them printed ready to sell by next November.


Class 2 (7/2/17) making strained glass windows.


6pm Sat 25 Feb at The Memorial Hall, Oldbury

Charity Event on Friday 10 February

On Friday 10 Feb (last day of term 3) we have decided to hold a small charity event where children can wear their own clothes to school for the day & contribute an item to Thornbury Food Bank. All non-perishable items are welcome.

Class 3 (31/1/17)

We have been learning facts about the planets & we also learnt about geocentric & heliocentric models of our solar system.

Class 1 Assembly

We would like to invite class 1 parents into school on Tues 31 Jan at 2.50pm to watch our assembly.


No swimming/PE at the Leisure Centre on 30 Jan & 6 Feb.

World Book Day 2 March

Come to school dressed up as your favorite book character & bring in your favorite book.

Road Safety

Workshop for Class 2 & 3 at school on 25/1/17 provided by South Glos Council

STEM Workshop

A free workshop at school on 17/1/17 funded by Horizon Nuclear Power to promote Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths (STEM) in a fun challenge workshop.

RE & ART WEEK 6-10 Feb

The whole school will be participating in different workshop each day: Hinduism, Christianity/The Trinity, Islam, Judaism, Buddhism.

Class 2

Visit to Bristol Museum 8/2/17

Term 3

Term 3 will start on Wednesday 4 January 2017

Class 1

We have been learning about Advent


We have been making Christmas Wreaths

Investigating UV Light

Class 3 enjoyed learning about glowing animals, then we ate glowing jelly & drank a glowing drink!

Raffle Tickets

Raffle tickets for the Christmas Fair are now available to purchase from the school office.

Database lesson

Class 2 have been creating branching databases to sort out the rocks based on their properties.

Class 3 Science Lesson

This week (22/11/16) in our science lesson we discussed how shadows are formed and then we made shadow puppets.

Christmas cake

On 30/11/16 everyone made a small individual Christmas cake.

Christmas Card fund raiser

Thank you to everyone who bought Christmas cards/mugs/tea towels/gift tags etc. We raised £173.25 for the school.


Class 1 went for a walk around school to spot signs of Autumn.

Guitar lessons

South Glos provide guitar lessons at school every Friday afternoon.


Here is this week's winner of the carer's cup


Our Year 6's passed the bikeability training course, here they are with their certificates and badges

Fruit Kebabs

Reception children made Fruit Kebabs in a maths lesson

School Photos

Please return orders back to school by 6 Dec at the latest. Cheque payable to S. Green.

Celebration Assembly

Look at all these children who have been presented with certificates and prizes at the Friday afternoon celebration assembly

Roaring Rugby

It's a beautiful sunny morning - just right for some tag rugby training

Harvest Festival Service

Our children enjoyed performing their Harvest plays and poems to parents and families. Each class performed to the congregation.

Year 6 Cycle Training

Well done to all our Year 6 pupils for passing the Level 2 South Glos cycle training course


Well done to our class 3 pupils for coming 2nd in the archery competition

Day of Dance

Country dancing at Tortworth Primary School for class 1


class 3 pupils had a go at archery today


on Friday 24th June for £1 donation wear a pair of wrong trousers to school


Our annual whole school sports day will be on Wed 8 June from 1pm onwards.


Last day of term - Fri 27 May - Play day in the morning and race for life & cake sale in the afternoon - don't forget to wear pink or blue for £1 donation to cancer research

Football Tournament

The annual small schools football tournament at Tortworth Primary School 25/5/16

Year 6 annual residential trip to London 2016

On Monday 16 May our Year 6's will be going to London for 3 nights. They will be traveling by train/tube, staying in a youth hostel and doing lots of lovely site seeing tours/trips

Race for Life 2.00pm Friday 27 May 2016

As a fun way to end the term the ‘Friends of Oldbury School’ is holding a Race for Life event for Cancer Research UK at 2pm on Friday 27th May 2016 (on the school field) and we would love for your child(ren)to take part and for parents/grandparents/ family etc to come and watch the children take part and also support this amazing cause.

Noah's Ark Zoo Farm

We have arranged a school trip for Year R, 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 to visit Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm on Monday 16th May.

Avon Valley Railway

We had a great time ridimg in the steam train. We even had to get our tickets from a ticket master at the entrance and got to ask the conductor lots of questions about our train.

Class 1 Trip to Oldbury Shop

When the new community shop opened in Oldbury village Class One went to see what it was like. They were each given 10p to spend.

London Trip 2014

Every year, instead of a residential field trip, the Year Six pupils (in 2014 also Y5) travel to London where they can experience the exciting things that the Capital has to offer.