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Newsletter – 23 January

Message from the Headteacher, It was a lovely surprise to receive this certificate this morning to celebrate our impressive school attendance data. Well done, everybody! Learning highlights this term: On Friday next week we will be launching our World Culture Projects. Each class will be exploring a different country over the next few weeks. Each […]

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Newsletter – 13 January

Message from the Headteacher, It has been lovely to welcome the children back to school after the Christmas break and so much has happened already. We have been delighted to welcomee Ms Rebecca Lewis, the new teacher in Parrots Class and Mrs Elaine Humphries who has joined our team as an HLTA. Penguin’s Class and […]

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Letter from the governors – Ofsted inspection

Dear Parents, First, the Governors would like to thank the children, parents and staff for their continued efforts to improve the school. Although we are disappointed the school hasn’t yet achieved a “Good” overall rating and remains at “Requires Improvement”, we believe the school has undergone an incredible transformation this year and we’re confident it […]

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Newsletter – 11 November

Message from the Headteacher, This Thursday we will be having a non-uniform day to collect donations for the Christmas Fayre. Please send your child with toys or chocolates and bring any bottle donations to the school office. Also, please remember to bring the raffle ticket money in once you have sold them. Many thanks in […]

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Newsletter – 4th November

Message from the Headteacher, Thank you to Penguins Class for a fantastic assembly and sharing the fascinating information they have discovered about our village. As I am writing this, I am listening to the Choir starting to learn songs for our Christingle. A massive thank you to Mrs Williamson and Mrs Martin for giving up […]

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Newsletter – 21st Oct

Message from the Headteacher Our harvest festival was a real celebration and a lovely chance for our community to come together. Thank you to all who supported the event with donations, flower arranging and your time. It was lovely to welcome the Pre- School children to the service and we will continue to develop our […]

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teacher in fireman outfit, brass band & students doing STEM activity

Newsletter 30 September

Message from the Headteacher, Thank you to everyone who supported the travelling book fayre. Due to the weather the second hand uniform has been postponed till next Friday (hopefully it will be dry). Learning Highlights: Owls and Parrots class had an exciting visit from a fire engine and it was lovely to see Pre-School coming […]

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Newsletter – 23 September

Message from the Headteacher, It’s been another busy week at Long Wittenham School. We have held our elections for school council. The following children are forming our school council this year. Gwen, Toby, Maddie, Lucy, Edie, Seth, Poppy, Mickey, Miya and Dylan. Special congratulations goes to Ed and Georgia as head boy and head girl and […]

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Newsletter – 16th September

Message from the Headteacher, Thank you to all of you who made it to our curriculum meetings. We will be sending out the term overview and PowerPoints today. Learning Highlights: Owls class have been exploring their feelings using The Colour Monster. They have also been exploring colour in lots of different ways, including making colour […]

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Newsletter – 9 September

Message from the Headteacher, We have had a fantastic first week back. The children have come back with great enthusiasm and it’s been lovely seeing the owls settle into school life. This week we were visited by Open the Book, a group of storytellers that come into schools to retell Bible Stories. This week they told […]

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