Creative Learning - the juniors are busy making Mother's Day cards.
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Creative Learning - the juniors are busy making Mother's Day cards.
Friday afternoon creative learning with laptops.
On the last day of term 4 - Fri 7 April. End of term church service at St Arilda's, 1.15-2.15pm, everyone welcome.
ICT lesson (23.3.17)
Sat 17 June
Sat 13 May
Sat 6 May
We made biscuits for everyone in Class 1.
We need your help please
£69.00 raised for Red Nose Day
£220.00 sponsor money raised so far.
Fund raising event 31/3/17
At St Arilda's Church
Class 3 trip on Thursday 6 July
15-18 May 2017
Sunday 25 June
Wed 22 March
Everyone welcome to come and watch Class 1 perform an assembly.
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
The local police came into school to have a chat about internet safety/bullying etc.
Wed 5 April
Tues 2 May
Tues 28 March
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 1 (8/2/17)
The Star and Crescent Symbol (8/2/17)
Christianity - the Trinity (7/2/17)
Class 2 (7/2/17) making strained glass windows.
Class 2 (6/2/17)
Class 1 made painted people.
6pm Sat 25 Feb at The Memorial Hall, Oldbury
RE & ART week (6/2/17)
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 1's assembly was about our topic, Ice & Cold.
We have been learning facts about the planets & we also learnt about geocentric & heliocentric models of our solar system.
Chinese New Year
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.
Class 1 mascot
For Year 2 - Year 6 children every Friday 3.15-3.45pm
Come to school dressed up as your favorite book character & bring in your favorite book.
Class 1 Mascot
Workshop for Class 2 & 3 at school on 25/1/17 provided by South Glos Council
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.
Jason and the Argonautson at the Armstrong Hall
It will be Fish fingers, chips etc...and Pizza on Fri
Friday 3 March 6.15-7.15pm
Epiphany Celebrating 3 Kings'
For all the family, 10.30am Sunday 8 January at St Arilda's Church
The whole school will be participating in different workshop each day: Hinduism, Christianity/The Trinity, Islam, Judaism, Buddhism.
Friday 13 January
Visit to Bristol Museum 8/2/17
Information from South Glos Council
12 pupils from Class 2 sang Carols at the Memory Clinic Christmas party.
We all enjoyed Christmas lunch
A huge thank you to everyone for your help/support. It was a lovely evening.
For Class 2 and Class 3 pupils.
Term 3 will start on Wednesday 4 January 2017
School finishes at 2.15pm
Whole school trip to the Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham on 15 Dec
We have been learning about Advent
We have been making Christmas Wreaths
Class 3 enjoyed learning about glowing animals, then we ate glowing jelly & drank a glowing drink!
We had fun looking around the fire engine & we also learnt about what a firefighter does.
Raffle tickets for the Christmas Fair are now available to purchase from the school office.
Class 2 have been creating branching databases to sort out the rocks based on their properties.
This week (22/11/16) in our science lesson we discussed how shadows are formed and then we made shadow puppets.
Please click on this link for lots of important information.
Wear a Christmas jumper to school in exchange for raffle/tombola prizes for the Christmas Fair.
Tuesday 13 December
Monday 12 December 5-7pm
Minutes from the meeting on 9/11/16
On 30/11/16 everyone made a small individual Christmas cake.
Taking detailed pictures of rocks
Thank you to everyone who bought Christmas cards/mugs/tea towels/gift tags etc. We raised £173.25 for the school.
General meeting to follow on after AGM
This week we made spectacular spectrum wheels.
Scottish Mince Round, Rumbledethumps (V), Neeps & Tatties & veg followed by shortbread or apple pancakes.
Class 1 went for a walk around school to spot signs of Autumn.
Art activities every Friday afternoon for the whole school.
South Glos provide guitar lessons at school every Friday afternoon.
Here is this week's winner of the Trier's Trophy
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
Here are the winners
Through the Mirror Door
Wear something spotty to school on 18 Nov (non uniform day)
Thank you for the donations - we collected 19 boxes.
Annual General Meeting on Wed 9 Nov 7.30pm @ School
We will be selling poppies at school.
Well done to 21 children for 100% attendance this term
Monday 7 November
We have been busy researching Drewids
Local area mapping for Geography
Class 1 used their senses to explore our forest area
Please click on this link to see the letter
Every Wednesday we have a bible story assembly
Here is a copy of the new menu starting in Term 2 through to the end of Term 4
Whole school trip to the Everyman Theatre on Thursday 15 December
Forward Magazine article
Please return all orders to school by Tues 1 Nov
Mon 31 Oct 2016 – Fri 16 Dec 2016
We raised £91.85
Class 3 presented an assembly to the whole school.
Reception children made Fruit Kebabs in a maths lesson
Class 1's Proud Cloud Display
Mrs Millard has arranged for a fireman to visit Class 1 on Friday 25 Nov
Please return orders back to school by 6 Dec at the latest. Cheque payable to S. Green.
For Year 2 and Year 3 pupils on Sunday 16 October
Kirsty Withers has been elected onto the governing body.
Look at all these children who have been presented with certificates and prizes at the Friday afternoon celebration assembly
Class 2 pupils performing "The Enormous Turnip" at the Armstrong Hall
It's a beautiful sunny morning - just right for some tag rugby training
We have 4 new Reception children this year
Our children enjoyed performing their Harvest plays and poems to parents and families. Each class performed to the congregation.
Well done to all our Year 6 pupils for passing the Level 2 South Glos cycle training course
Thank you to everyone who came along for your support and generosity at this lovely event
On 6th October the whole school had as assembly
Thursday 20th October
South Gloucestershire road safety team will be coming to school on Friday 7 October
The whole school dressed up to celebrate Roald Dahl's 100th birthday
Term 1 Newsletter
come along to hear the whole school sing
End of term information
Parent's Consultation day
Year 6 shuffle up day to Castle School
The last Governors' meeting of the year.
Lots of runners will be going from the school - don't miss out
Wear the wrong trousers to school! Please bring £1.
click on the link for more photos
Total raised £340.50
Well done to our class 3 pupils for coming 2nd in the archery competition
Everyone gets an ice lolly
The winning team - JAGUARS
Country dancing at Tortworth Primary School for class 1
Every Friday morning between 8.45-9am
Important information for events happening this term
Some photos of class 1, 2 and 3
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.
Saturday 11 June 12 noon to 2.00pm
Here is a list of all the activities coming up at the start of next term
Well done to all Oldbury School children who took part in the fun run
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
The annual small schools football tournament at Tortworth Primary School 25/5/16
having fun playing
On Monday 16 May we all went to the zoo
We have the following clubs this term
important dates to put in your diary
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.